Now Hiring! TBI Special Agent Criminal Investigator 1

The TBI seeks interested and qualified candidates for the following open positions. TBI SPECIAL AGENT CRIMINAL INVESTIGATOR 1 Criminal Investigation Division & Drug Investigation Division Criminal Investigation positions are available in the following counties: Cumberland, Dickson, Franklin, Lawrence, Marion, Overton, Sullivan, Sumner Drug Investigation positions are available in the following counties: Dyer, Union Monthly Salary: $3,777-$5,860 … Continue reading Now Hiring! TBI Special Agent Criminal Investigator 1

TBI Agents Investigating Clinton Officer-Involved Shooting

Updated 8/14/19 at 10:45 a.m. ET: The deceased individual has been identified as Jerry Orlando Weaver (12/01/67), of Clinton. At the request of 7th District Attorney General Dave Clark, TBI Agents are investigating the circumstances surrounding an officer-involved shooting that occurred Tuesday evening in Clinton. Preliminary information indicates that at approximately 5:40 p.m., officers with … Continue reading TBI Agents Investigating Clinton Officer-Involved Shooting

TBI Reward Offered in 2001 Paris Homicide

PARIS – Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation along with investigators with the Paris Police Department are seeking information in a Paris cold case homicide. On June 8, 2001, the Paris Police Department responded to a home at 322 Rison Street in Paris, where investigators found Etta Etheridge (DOB: 4/6/29) inside unresponsive.  Her … Continue reading TBI Reward Offered in 2001 Paris Homicide

TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Bradley County

CLEVELAND – At the request of 10th District Attorney General Stephen Crump, TBI Agents are investigating the circumstances that led to an officer-involved shooting in Bradley County. At approximately 12:05 a.m. this morning, deputies from the Bradley County Sheriff’s Office responded to 2865 McDaris Circle SE on a call of an unwanted armed subject at … Continue reading TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Bradley County

Nurse Practitioner Charged with Fraudulently Obtaining Prescription Drugs

ANDERSON COUNTY – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has led to the indictment of a Clinton woman on charges that she fraudulently obtained prescription drugs. In February 2017, after receiving information from the Knoxville Police Department, TBI Special Agents with the Drug Investigation Division began investigating allegations that Tonia … Continue reading Nurse Practitioner Charged with Fraudulently Obtaining Prescription Drugs

TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Sevier County

Updated 8/8/19 at 7:15 p.m. ET: The deceased individual has been identified as Norman Lowell Vandergriff (DOB 07/15/77), of Knoxville. At the request of 4th District Attorney General James Dunn, TBI Agents continue to investigate the circumstances leading to an officer-involved shooting in Sevier County. This morning, deputies from the Knox County Sheriff’s Office received … Continue reading TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Sevier County

Statewide Blue Alert Issued After TDOC Administrator Found Dead

*Updated on 8/11/19 at 4:25 p.m. (CT) to include information from news conference following capture. *Updated on 8/11/19 at 8:07 a.m. (CT) to include images from credible sighting. *Updated on 8/10/19 at 3:06 p.m. (CT) to include updated information regarding tattoo. *Updated on 8/9/19 at 1:20 p.m. (CT) to include updated timeline graphic of events … Continue reading Statewide Blue Alert Issued After TDOC Administrator Found Dead

Announcing a Uniformed Officer Opening at TBI HQ

Tennessee Bureau of Investigation Job Announcement TBI UNIFORMED OFFICER - TBI Headquarters, Davidson County Protective Services Unit Job Duties: Responsible for patrolling TBI facilities (indoors and grounds) by foot and vehicle multiple times per assigned shift. Monitors and observes facility management and physical security systems (e.g., cameras, security alarms, fire alarms, generator alarms) for extended … Continue reading Announcing a Uniformed Officer Opening at TBI HQ

Former Plant Manager Arrested, Charged with Theft in TBI Case

WAYNESBORO – Special Agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation have obtained an indictment for a former plant manager accused of stealing from his employer. At the request of 22nd District Attorney General Brent Cooper, TBI Special Agents began investigating Thomas Philipp (DOB: 1/20/1964) in June 2018. During the course of the investigation, Agents developed … Continue reading Former Plant Manager Arrested, Charged with Theft in TBI Case

Memphis Woman Indicted in TennCare Fraud Case

MEMPHIS – An investigation by Special Agents with the Medicaid Fraud Control Division of the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the indictment and arrest of a Memphis woman on charges of fraud and theft. At the request of the Division of TennCare’s Office of Program Integrity Unit in December of 2016, TBI Agents … Continue reading Memphis Woman Indicted in TennCare Fraud Case