TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Grainger County

Updated 5/8/21 at 5:55pm ET: The deceased individual has been identified as Robbie Leigh Hodge (DOB 4/18/69). At the request of 4th District Attorney General James Dunn, TBI special agents continue to investigate the circumstances leading to an officer-involved shooting that occurred in Grainger County late Friday night. At approximately 10:30 p.m., the Grainger County … Continue reading TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Grainger County

Henderson Man Charged in Tuesday Homicide

HENDERSON – A joint investigation by special agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the Henderson Police Department has resulted in an arrest in a fatal shooting Tuesday. At the request of 26th District Attorney General Jody Pickens, Tuesday evening, TBI agents joined investigators with the Henderson Police Department and Chester County Sheriff’s Office … Continue reading Henderson Man Charged in Tuesday Homicide

Carter County Woman Indicted, Charged with Stealing Thousands from Former Employer

CARTER COUNTY – An investigation by special agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the office of the Tennessee Comptroller of the Treasury has resulted in the indictment of an Elizabethton woman on theft charges. In November 2020, at the request of 1st District Attorney General Ken Baldwin, TBI agents began investigating financial discrepancies … Continue reading Carter County Woman Indicted, Charged with Stealing Thousands from Former Employer

We’re Hiring at TBI Headquarters!

The TBI seeks interested and qualified candidates for the following open positions: CRIMINAL HISTORY EXAMINER 1 CRIMINAL RECORDS UNIT TBI Headquarters, Davidson County 7 Vacancies Job Duties: Responsible for performing entry level criminal history examination work, to include verifying and updating criminal history information for dispositions, diversions, fingerprint submissions, and/or expungement orders. Performs background checks … Continue reading We’re Hiring at TBI Headquarters!

Former Officer Arrested, Charged with Multiple Counts of Rape, Sexual Battery

FRANKLIN COUNTY – An investigation by special agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the indictment and arrest of a former Winchester police officer. On October 2, 2020, 12th District Attorney General J. Michael Taylor requested the TBI to investigate Tristan Delacruz, who was at the time a Winchester police officer, on … Continue reading Former Officer Arrested, Charged with Multiple Counts of Rape, Sexual Battery

Greeneville Arson Investigation Results in Indictment

GREENEVILLE – A joint investigation by the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, the Greeneville Police Department, and the Greeneville Fire Department has resulted in charges being placed in connection to a fire that occurred in November 2019. On November 10, 2019, TBI agents joined the Greeneville Police Department and the Greeneville Fire Department in investigating a … Continue reading Greeneville Arson Investigation Results in Indictment

Jellico Man Arrested, Charged in Weekend Homicide

CAMPBELL COUNTY – A joint investigation by special agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the Campbell County Sheriff’s Office has resulted in the arrest of a Jellico man in connection to a weekend homicide. On May 2nd, at the request of 8th District Attorney General Jared Effler, TBI special agents began working alongside … Continue reading Jellico Man Arrested, Charged in Weekend Homicide

TBI Special Agents Investigating Nashville Officer-Involved Shooting

At the request of 20th District Attorney General Glenn Funk, and as outlined in the memorandum of understanding between his office, the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, and the Metropolitan Nashville Police Department, TBI special agents continue to investigate the circumstances of a deadly officer-involved shooting in south Nashville Saturday night. The incident occurred behind a … Continue reading TBI Special Agents Investigating Nashville Officer-Involved Shooting

TBI Special Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Erwin

UPDATED 5/2/21 at 2:20pm ET: The individual who was injured is David J. Tipton. At the request of 1st District Attorney General Ken Baldwin, TBI special agents continue to investigate the circumstances of an officer-involved shooting in Erwin late Friday night. Just before midnight, Erwin police officers were dispatched to a disturbance call at a … Continue reading TBI Special Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Erwin

TBI Releases Annual Campus Crime Study

Impact of COVID-19 Pandemic Evident in Steep Declines in Key Metrics NASHVILLE – Today, the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation released its annual ‘Crime on Campus’ publication, detailing the volume and nature of crime on Tennessee’s college and university campuses. The report compiles data submitted to TBI through the state’s Tennessee Incident Based Reporting System (TIBRS). … Continue reading TBI Releases Annual Campus Crime Study