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About Sgt. Kurt Knapp

Sergeant Kurt Knapp joined the Metro-Nashville Police Department in 1999. He currently supervises the Aviation Unit under the Tactical Operations of the Special Operations Division.

Prior to his current assignment, Kurt supervised the South B Patrol Detail. Most of his career was spent assigned to Hermitage Patrol & FLEX, Domestic Violence and Hermitage Precinct Detectives.

Kurt was a member of the United States Army before his service in the Metro Nashville Police Department. He served as a helicopter mechanic, crew chief, and eventually a flight engineer on Chinook helicopters. Kurt was assigned to the 160th Special Operations Aviation Regiment (A) located at Fort Campbell, KY.