New Johnsonville Man Indicted, Arrested in Connection to 2021 Homicide

HENDERSON COUNTY – A joint investigation by the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, the Henderson County Sheriff’s Office, and the Decatur County Sheriff’s Office has led to indictments for a New Johnsonville man, in connection to a 2021 homicide. On November 19, 2021, at the request of former 24th Judicial District Attorney General Matthew Stowe, TBI … Continue reading New Johnsonville Man Indicted, Arrested in Connection to 2021 Homicide

TBI Seeking Public’s Assistance in Ongoing Sumner County Fire Investigation

On Wednesday, as part of the ongoing investigation into the August 7th fire at the site of the new Sumner County Courthouse in Gallatin, the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation released portions of surveillance video – captured from a nearby business – that shows two people in the immediate area prior to and immediately following the … Continue reading TBI Seeking Public’s Assistance in Ongoing Sumner County Fire Investigation

Indictments in 2021 Officer-Involved Shooting

RIPLEY – An investigation by special agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the indictment of at least two individuals linked to an officer-involved shooting in Ripley in 2021. At the request of 25th Judicial District Attorney General Mark Davidson, TBI agents began investigating an officer-involved shooting that occurred in the 300 … Continue reading Indictments in 2021 Officer-Involved Shooting

Benton County Inmate Indicted in Overdose Death of Fellow Inmate

CAMDEN – A Benton County inmate has been indicted and charged in connection with the in-custody death of a fellow inmate earlier this year. On May 24th, at the request of former 24th Judicial District Attorney General Matt Stowe, TBI special agents began investigating the in-custody death of Christopher S. Ellis (DOB: 1/21/78) at the … Continue reading Benton County Inmate Indicted in Overdose Death of Fellow Inmate

Carthage Woman Jailed on Aggravated Assault Charge

CARTHAGE – An investigation by special agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the arrest of a Smith County woman on an aggravated assault charge. On September 29th, at the request of 15th Judicial District Attorney General Jason Lawson, TBI special agents joined officers with the Carthage Police Department in investigating a … Continue reading Carthage Woman Jailed on Aggravated Assault Charge

NOW HIRING: TBI Special Agent/Forensic Scientist

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation seeks interested and qualified candidates for the following open positions. TBI SPECIAL AGENT/FORENSIC SCIENTISTJACKSON CRIME LABORATORY4 POSITIONS (2 FORENSIC BIOLOGY UNIT, 1 CODIS UNIT, 1 FIREARMS & TOOLMARK IDENTIFICATION UNIT) Job Duties: Responsible for analyzing physical, biological, or chemical evidence submitted to the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation; and composing technical … Continue reading NOW HIRING: TBI Special Agent/Forensic Scientist

South Carolina Man Arrested, 13-Year-Old Girl Rescued, in Collaborative Dark Web Investigation

COOKEVILLE – A South Carolina man has been arrested and a 13-year-old Cookeville girl has been kept from sexual exploitation following an investigation led by special agents assigned to TBI’s Cybercrime & Digital Evidence Unit. After receiving information from Homeland Security Investigations on Monday, TBI’s Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) Squad began investigating a troubling … Continue reading South Carolina Man Arrested, 13-Year-Old Girl Rescued, in Collaborative Dark Web Investigation

Subject of Blue Alert Charged with Attempted Murder of Collierville Officer

COLLIERVILLE – An investigation by special agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in charges against a Memphis man accused of running over an officer with the Collierville Police Department as he fled apprehension. At the request of 30th Judicial District Attorney General Steve Mulroy, TBI agents began investigating the incident early Saturday … Continue reading Subject of Blue Alert Charged with Attempted Murder of Collierville Officer

Campbell County Man Indicted, Charged in 2020 Arson Case

CAMPBELL COUNTY – An investigation by special agent fire investigators with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the indictment of a Campbell County man on arson and reckless endangerment charges.   In November 2020, TBI agents joined the Jellico Police Department in investigating a fire that occurred at a home in the 100 … Continue reading Campbell County Man Indicted, Charged in 2020 Arson Case

TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Collierville

UPDATED 9/24/22 at 10:50 CT to include information about the apprehension of Keith Houston. At the request of 30th Judicial District Attorney General Steve Mulroy, TBI agents are investigating the circumstances that led to an officer-involved shooting early Saturday morning in Collierville. Initial reports indicate that just before 2:30 a.m. CT, officers with the Collierville … Continue reading TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Collierville