TBI Announces 2020 Missing Children’s Day Poster Contest

NASHVILLE – The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation is calling on all 5th graders, from across the state, to participate in 2020 National Missing Children’s Day poster contest! The annual contest, sponsored by the United States Department of Justice, strives to demonstrate America’s united effort to bring missing children home safely, while highlighting the importance of … Continue reading TBI Announces 2020 Missing Children’s Day Poster Contest

TBI Agents Investigating Greene County Officer-Involved Shooting

At the request of 3rd District Attorney General Dan Armstrong, TBI Agents continue to investigate the circumstances surrounding an officer-involved shooting Friday night in Greene County, involving deputies from the Greene County Sheriff's Office. Preliminary information indicates the incident began at approximately 8:30, when a deputy responded to the 300 block of North Broyles Street … Continue reading TBI Agents Investigating Greene County Officer-Involved Shooting

TBI Arrests, Charges Subject in Tuesday Officer-Involved Shooting

MARION COUNTY – Special Agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation have arrested and charged a Bell Buckle man accused of driving his vehicle toward law enforcement officers attempting to arrest him following a pursuit last night. At the request of 12th District Attorney General J. Michael Taylor, TBI Agents began investigating an officer-involved shooting … Continue reading TBI Arrests, Charges Subject in Tuesday Officer-Involved Shooting

Two More Men Charged in Ongoing South Carthage Murder Case

SOUTH CARTHAGE – Special Agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation have secured indictments for two additional men in an ongoing Smith County homicide investigation. On April 23rd, at the request of 15th District Attorney General Tommy Thompson, TBI Agents joined investigators with the South Carthage Police Department, Smith County Sheriff’s Department, and Robertson County … Continue reading Two More Men Charged in Ongoing South Carthage Murder Case

TBI Agents Investigating Marion County Officer-Involved Shooting

At the request of 12th District Attorney General J. Michael Taylor, TBI Agents continue to investigate the circumstances surrounding an officer-involved shooting Tuesday night in Marion County, involving deputies from the Dade County (GA) Sheriff's Department. Preliminary information indicates that earlier in the evening, deputies in Dade County attempted to initiate a traffic stop on … Continue reading TBI Agents Investigating Marion County Officer-Involved Shooting

16 Arrested, Accused of Seeking Sex with Minors, in Rutherford County Human Trafficking Sting

SMYRNA – A two-day, undercover operation by several law enforcement agencies has resulted in the arrests of 16 men accused of seeking illicit sex from minors. Over a two-day period beginning October 24th, as part of an undercover investigation aimed at addressing human trafficking in Rutherford County, authorities placed several decoy advertisements on websites known … Continue reading 16 Arrested, Accused of Seeking Sex with Minors, in Rutherford County Human Trafficking Sting

Two Men Arrested Following Smith County Investigation

SMITH COUNTY – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the indictment and arrest of two men, accused of abusing a corpse. At the request of 15th District Attorney General Tommy Thompson, on June 9th, TBI Special Agents began investigating the discovery of a body near Seabowisha Lane … Continue reading Two Men Arrested Following Smith County Investigation

Now Hiring! Uniformed Officer, CJIS Support Specialist, Crime Information Communication Specialist

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation seeks interested and qualified candidates for the following open positions.   TBI UNIFORMED OFFICER Protective Services Unit TBI Headquarters, Nashville 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, … Continue reading Now Hiring! Uniformed Officer, CJIS Support Specialist, Crime Information Communication Specialist

Putnam County Man Arrested, Accused of Soliciting Sex from 13-Year-Old

SILVER POINT – Special Agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation have arrested and charged a Putnam County man accused of attempting to solicit a minor for the purpose of illicit sex. On August 2nd, TBI Agents received information from the Georgia Bureau of Investigation that a man, identified as Phillip Carlen Loftis (DOB 1-27-66) … Continue reading Putnam County Man Arrested, Accused of Soliciting Sex from 13-Year-Old

TBI Agents Investigating Hamilton County Officer-Involved Shooting

At the request of 11th District Attorney General Neal Pinkston, Special Agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation continue to investigate the circumstances surrounding an officer-involved shooting on Saturday afternoon involving deputies from the Hamilton County Sheriff's Office. Preliminary information indicates the incident occurred at approximately 2 p.m. EST at a home in the 7900 … Continue reading TBI Agents Investigating Hamilton County Officer-Involved Shooting