TBI Releases Two New Crime Data Publications

NASHVILLE – Today, the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation released two publications, detailing the volume and nature of hate crime in Tennessee, along with one detailing violence directed toward the state’s law enforcement officers. Among the findings of ‘Tennessee Hate Crime 2019’: Overall, the number of incidents indicated as bias-motivated decreased by 36% from 2018 to … Continue reading TBI Releases Two New Crime Data Publications

Gallatin Police Officer Arrested, Accused of Assaulting Juvenile

GALLATIN – Special Agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation have arrested and charged a Gallatin man accused of assaulting a juvenile during a domestic dispute in early April. On April 27th, at the request of 18th District Attorney General Ray Whitley, TBI Agents began investigating the allegation involving Vincent Marquez (DOB 10-5-60). During the … Continue reading Gallatin Police Officer Arrested, Accused of Assaulting Juvenile

TBI Agents Investigating Cumberland County Officer-Involved Shooting

UPDATE: June 29, 2020, 9:45 CT: The individual who died in this incident has been identified as Mark Alan Eberly, DOB 4-25-63. At the request of 13th District Attorney General Bryant Dunaway, TBI Special Agents continue to independently investigate the circumstances of a deadly officer-involved shooting in Cumberland County on Saturday evening. Preliminary information indicates … Continue reading TBI Agents Investigating Cumberland County Officer-Involved Shooting

TBI Releases Annual ‘Crime In Tennessee’ Report

NASHVILLE – Today, the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation released its 2019 ‘Crime in Tennessee’ publication, which details the volume and nature of crime, as reported by the state’s law enforcement agencies. The report compiles data submitted to TBI’s Tennessee Incident-Based Reporting System (TIBRS). Among the report’s findings: The number of Group A offenses, generally considered … Continue reading TBI Releases Annual ‘Crime In Tennessee’ Report

NOW HIRING: Business Tech Support – Intermediate

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation seeks interested and qualified candidates for the following open position. BUSINESS TECH SUPPORT-INTERMEDIATE Technology and Innovation Division Location: Jackson Field Office, Madison County Monthly Salary: $3,365 - $5,385 Job Duties: Learns the technical and business functions of program areas in order to provide hardware and software technical support.  Completes all … Continue reading NOW HIRING: Business Tech Support – Intermediate

TBI Agents Investigating Nashville Officer-Involved Shooting

At the request of 20th District Attorney General Glenn Funk, TBI Agents continue to independently investigate the circumstances surrounding an officer-involved shooting on Wednesday morning in Nashville. Preliminary information indicates the incident occurred at approximately 6:00 near the intersection of McKinney Avenue and 18th Avenue North, where officers of the Metropolitan Nashville Police Department responded … Continue reading TBI Agents Investigating Nashville Officer-Involved Shooting

TBI Agents Investigating Nashville Officer-Involved Shooting

Updated at 11:45 a.m. to make a clarification regarding the scope of the TBI investigation. At the request of 20th District Attorney General Glenn Funk, and per the Memorandum of Understanding between his office, the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, and the Metropolitan Nashville Police Department, TBI Agents are investigating the circumstances surrounding an officer-involved shooting … Continue reading TBI Agents Investigating Nashville Officer-Involved Shooting

TBI Agents Investigating Hendersonville Officer-Involved Shooting

At the request of 18th District Attorney General Ray Whitley, TBI Agents are investigating the circumstances of an officer-involved shooting in Hendersonville early Thursday morning. Preliminary information indicates the incident occurred at approximately 2:00 at a home in the 100 block of North Malayan Drive, where two officers from the Hendersonville Police Department responded to … Continue reading TBI Agents Investigating Hendersonville Officer-Involved Shooting

TBI Agents Investigating Hamilton County Officer-Involved Shooting

At the request of 11th District Attorney General Neal Pinkston, TBI Special Agents continue to investigate the circumstances of an officer-involved shooting early this morning in Hamilton County. Preliminary information indicates the incident occurred at approximately 2:00 AM in the 16000 block of Crestview Drive, where a brief pursuit ended following an attempted traffic stop … Continue reading TBI Agents Investigating Hamilton County Officer-Involved Shooting

TBI Arrests Liberty Man Accused of Shooting at Deputies

WOODBURY – Special Agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation have arrested and charged a DeKalb County man accused of firing a gun at law enforcement officers during a pursuit on Wednesday morning. At the request of 16th District Attorney General Jennings Jones, TBI Agents began investigating the incident, which started when deputies from the … Continue reading TBI Arrests Liberty Man Accused of Shooting at Deputies