Tenn. police get new mobile crisis center
By Robert Wilson
The Knoxville News-Sentinel
MARYVILLE, Tenn. — Completing a two-year journey from concept to delivery, a sparkling new Mobile Command and Communications Center was officially delivered to the Blount County Sheriff's Office on Wednesday.
U.S. Rep. John J. Duncan Jr., R-Knoxville, who was instrumental in getting federal funding for most of the vehicle's $360,000 cost, said the expenditure is an example of where law enforcement funds can be most effectively spent - at the local level.
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