Nashville Man Arrested for Scaling Fence at TBI Headquarters

NASHVILLE – Uniformed Officers from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation have arrested and charged a Nashville man accused of trespassing at TBI Headquarters on Wednesday night. The incident occurred at approximately 9:00 PM at TBI’s facility on R.S. Gass Boulevard when a man, identified as Klane Maples (DOB 12-16-70), approached the TBI’s lowered gate and … Continue reading Nashville Man Arrested for Scaling Fence at TBI Headquarters

West Tennessee Man Arrested, Charged in TBI Drug Investigation

HORNBEAK – Special Agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation’s Drug Investigation Division have arrested and charged an Obion County man accused of illegally selling prescription narcotics in West Tennessee. The investigation, by TBI and the 27th Judicial District Drug Task Force, began in February and centered on allegations involving Michael Pollock (DOB 5-10-51). During … Continue reading West Tennessee Man Arrested, Charged in TBI Drug Investigation

TBI Agents Investigating Early-Morning Officer-Involved Shooting in McNairy County

At the request of 25th District Attorney General Mark Davidson, TBI Special Agents continue to investigate the circumstances surrounding an officer-involved shooting that happened early Monday morning in McNairy County. Preliminary information indicates the incident began at approximately 1:14 a.m. on U.S. Highway 45 in Chester County. Officers from the Henderson Police Department attempted to effectuate a traffic stop after receiving … Continue reading TBI Agents Investigating Early-Morning Officer-Involved Shooting in McNairy County

Sex Offender Arrested, Charged in TBI Child Pornography Case

LAWRENCEBURG – Special Agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation have obtained an indictment, charging a Lawrenceburg man after an investigation revealed him to be in possession of child pornography. In early 2020, the TBI received information from the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children that Timothy Lynn Smith (DOB 3-16-71), a man on … Continue reading Sex Offender Arrested, Charged in TBI Child Pornography Case

TBI Statement: Dangelo Dorsey Case

UPDATE (Monday, September 14, 10:25 AM Central): As the investigation continues, and as TBI Agents learn more about the set of events that unfolded on and around Interstate 24 on Sunday afternoon, the Bureau would like to clarify the record on two points. Following the shooting inside of the vehicle on Sunday morning, in which Dangelo … Continue reading TBI Statement: Dangelo Dorsey Case

Now Hiring! TBI HR Analyst, Criminal History Examiner

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation seeks interested and qualified candidates for the following open positions. HR ANALYST 2 Human Resources Unit, TBI Headquarters (Nashville) 1 Vacancy  Monthly Salary Range: $3,053-$4,885 Job Duties: Serves as the Agency Time and Labor Administrator.  This role includes auditing time and labor reports; processing special overtime projects related to time … Continue reading Now Hiring! TBI HR Analyst, Criminal History Examiner

TBI Arrests, Charges Kingsport Man in West Tennessee Rape Investigation

RIDGELY – Special Agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation have arrested a Kingsport man accused of kidnapping and raping a woman in Lake County earlier this week. On Thursday, at the request of 29th District Attorney General Danny Goodman, Jr., TBI Agents began investigating the incident, which occurred Wednesday at a home in Ridgely. … Continue reading TBI Arrests, Charges Kingsport Man in West Tennessee Rape Investigation

17-Year-Old Arrested, Charged in Ongoing Officer-Involved Shooting Investigation in Memphis

MEMPHIS – Special Agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation have arrested and charged a 17-year-old accused of committing criminal actions that led to an officer-involved shooting in Memphis on Tuesday afternoon. TBI Agents began investigating the law enforcement shooting at a gas station in the 2400 block of Elvis Presley Boulevard at the request … Continue reading 17-Year-Old Arrested, Charged in Ongoing Officer-Involved Shooting Investigation in Memphis

TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Memphis

At the request of 30th District Attorney General Amy Weirich, TBI Special Agents continue to investigate an officer-involved shooting in Memphis on Tuesday afternoon. The incident happened at approximately 3:00 at a Mapco in the 2400 block of Elvis Presley Boulevard, where officers from the United States Marshals Gulf Coast Regional Fugitive Task Force were … Continue reading TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Memphis

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