Department News


Death of retired Sgt. John Johnson of Townsend Police Department

We are saddened to learn of the death of recently retired Townsend Police Sgt. John Johnson and his wife Heidi who were killed in a motor vehicle accident last night by a driver going the wrong way.  We stand with our fellow Officers from Townsend, and grieve with Sgt. Johnson’s family and friends.

Chief Howe