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Kingsport, Tennessee is known for its outdoor recreation, its vibrant arts and culture scene, and its strong manufacturing industry. The city council is composed of seven members, each elected to serve a four-year term. The council meets twice a month to discuss and vote on matters of local importance. The council is responsible for setting the city's budget, approving contracts, and enacting ordinances. Below are direct public records resources that can help you find the most up-to-date information.
  • City of Kingsport
    Directory of Kingsport city records and information

  • Kingsport Police Department
    Records and investigations division
    200 Shelby St
    Kingsport, Tennessee 37660

  • Kingsport Fire Department
    Fire Rescue Information
    130 Island St
    Kingsport, Tennessee 37660
    (423) 229-9440

  • Finance Department
    Property tax, business and permit information
    225 West Center Street
    Kingsport, TN 37660
    Phone: 423-229-9431
    Fax: (423) 224-2566

  • Kingsport Criminal Records Searches and State Repository
    Tennessee Bureau of Investigation
    Conduct a background check and other criminal searches
    901 R.S. Gass Blvd.
    Nashville, TN 37216

  • Public Access to Court Information - Case Search
    Search court records and information
    511 Union Street
    Suite 600
    Nashville, TN 37219
    (615) 741-2687
    (800) 448-7970

  • Center for Missing & Exploited Children
    Quick search for missing children, sex offenders, Amber alerts, records and more public information.

  • City and State Inmate Search
    Tennessee Department of Corrections
    320 Sixth Avenue North
    Nashville, Tennessee 37243-0465
    (615) 741-1000

What is the process for someone who is arrested in Kingsport, Sullivan County, Tennessee to go through the jail and court system?

If you get arrested in Kingsport, Sullivan County, Tennessee, you would go to the Sullivan County Jail and the Sullivan County Courthouse.

What publicly accessible records can be obtained from the Kingsport, Sullivan County, Tennessee Library?

The Kingsport Public Library has a variety of public records available for research. The library's Local History and Genealogy Department has a collection of local and state records, including census records, birth and death records, marriage records, and more. The library also has access to online databases that provide access to public records.

Where is the nearest fingerprinting office located in Kingsport, Sullivan County, Tennessee?

The Kingsport Police Department offers fingerprinting services.

What are the requirements for obtaining vital records from Kingsport, Sullivan County, Tennessee, and what information is provided in the records?

To obtain vital records for Kingsport, Sullivan County, Tennessee, you must contact the Sullivan County Health Department. The vital records available from the Sullivan County Health Department include birth certificates, death certificates, marriage certificates, and divorce decrees. To obtain any of these records, you must provide proof of identity and a valid photo ID. You must also provide the full name of the person whose record you are requesting, as well as the date and place of the event.