2015 Child Safety Seat Checkpoint Schedule Released

Communications Director

Eric Vreeland
evreeland@knoxvilletn.gov
(865) 215-3480

400 Main St., Room 654A
Knoxville, TN 37902

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2015 Child Safety Seat Checkpoint Schedule Released

Posted: 12/10/2014
December 10, 2014 - The Knoxville Police Department will conduct free child car seat checkpoints in 2015 on these Saturdays:

Child Safety Seat CheckpointJanuary 10, 2015
February 14, 2015
March 14, 2015
April 11, 2015
May 9, 2015
June 13, 2015
July 11, 2015
August 8, 2015
September 12, 2015
October 10, 2015
November 14, 2015
December 12, 2015

On the Saturdays listed above, you can visit the checkpoint anytime from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at 917 E. Fifth Avenue.

According to the National Highway Traffic and Safety Administration (NHTSA), 80% of all child restraints are used incorrectly.

During the KPD checkpoint, child car seats will be checked by a certified car seat technician.

The technicians will provide instructions and demonstrate the correct way to install your child's car seat.

Directions from I-40: Take exit 389 (Broadway - Hall of Fame Drive exit), Take Hall of Fame Drive toward downtown, Go 0.4 of a mile and turn left onto East Fifth Avenue at the Fraternal Order of Police Building, go 0.1 of a mile and turn left into the parking lot after going under the railroad trestle.

For more information please call 865-215-1325.