Watertown Police Department
160 A Old Statesville Avenue

Watertown, TN 37184
(615) 237-3224



Title                            Name

1911          Marshall                                 B. Z. Bass

                  Night Watchman                   Willie Johnson

                  Night Watchman                   Thaddeus Hardin

                  Night Watchman                   Valter Anderson

                Night Watchman                    Frank Mabrey

                Night Watchman                    Bob Reeves

                Night Watchman                    John Coffee Oakley

                Night Watchman                   Sam Marler

                Night Watchman                    Vernon Rucker                               

                  Chief                                      W. J. Burton

                  Chief                                      H. E. Stroud

                  Chief                                      Webb Lewis

                  Chief                                      L. T. Jenkins

                  Chief                                      Ed Denney

                  Chief                                      Cordel Denney

                  Chief                                      Ronnie Krantz

1985          Chief                                      Joe Hall 1989-1993

                  Chief                                      Phillip Height

                  Chief                                      Nicky Hall

                  Chief                                      Ray Quibodeaux

                  Chief                                      Amy Patchen

                  Chief                                      George Elsenbach (interim)

Chief                                      Seth Norris

2011          Chief                                      Joe Hall 2007- July 2015

                Chief                                  Bill Laney 2015 –

Watertown Police Department

Chiefs of Police

1911 – 2018