Tag Archives: Oliver Springs Police Department

Train Vs. Truck in Oliver Springs

Around 8:40pm tonight (Saturday, July 16, 2022) a truck was struck by a train as a father and son were crossing the tracks in downtown Oliver Springs. Lewis Braden posted on Facebook that he and his father were merely seconds from being hit dead center of the truck. The truck …

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OSPD: Woman struck by car Wednesday night

A woman sustained significant injuries after being struck by a car late Wednesday night in Oliver Springs. The OSPD says that officers responded to the 600 block of East Spring Street shortly after 10 pm Wednesday on a report that a woman had been hit by a car which then …

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Pursuit Ends with One in Custody

Robert (Robbie) Alan Picca A man is in the Roane County Jail today after he ran from Police in Oliver Springs. According to Oliver Springs Police Chief David Laxton, the incident happened just after 6pm Tuesday when a man identified as Robert (Robbie) Picca from Morgan County, stopped briefly as …

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OSPD has Pursuit End With 3 in Jail

A pursuit this morning around 8:30am that began in Oliver Springs but ended on Kring Hollow Road in Morgan County resulted in 3 individuals being sent to the Morgan County jail. According to Oliver Springs Police Chief, a stolen Black GMC Envoy was traveling through Oliver Springs when they attempted …

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Speeding In Oliver Springs Will Cost You More

If you get caught speeding in Oliver Springs, be advised that it will now cost you more as the Oliver Springs Town Council members met in regular session last Thursday and with only three members present, decided to increase fines upon the police chief’s request. A speeding ticket in town …

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Two in Custody after two Stolen Vehicles and a Pursuit

The Oliver Springs Police Department along with Morgan County Deputies and the Oak Ridge Police Department arrested two people out of South Carolina earlier today. The male driver, James Morgan III, 32, was driving a Dodge Journey stolen out of South Carolina, but had stolen Tennessee plates on it, stopped …

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