Roger Smith

Roger Smith

Assistant Chief of Police
  • 707 Mozart Street, Tell City, IN 47586

  • 812-547-7068

  • 812-548-4077


Assistant Chief of Police Smith began his career with the Tell City Police Reserves in 2002, before being hired full time in 2004.  Assistant Chief of Police Smith graduated the Indiana Law Enforcement Academy in 2005 and later returned to earn his Instructor Development Certification to teach law enforcement, specializing in Emergency Vehicle Operations. He currently holds other certifications to teach as a Taser instructor; Standardized Field Sobriety Instructor; TOPS Instructor; along with an Emergency Medical Technician State Certification. During Assistant Chief of Police Smith’s time in patrol he received a life saving award;  meritorious service award; and the hometown hero award. In 2015 Assistant Chief of Police Smith received his promotion to detective then Lieutenant and most recently to Assistant Chief of Police. He now holds a certification for being a forensic interviewer for victims of child crimes.  Assistant Chief of Police Smith also serves as a Hostage Negotiator/Crisis Intervention. His most recent accomplishment is receiving his Master Public Information Officer for media relations. You can contact Assistant Chief of Police Roger Smith by using the contact form below: