Caregivers Charged in Death of Vulnerable Adult

MEMPHIS – An investigation by Special Agents with the Medicaid Fraud Control Division of the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the indictment and arrest of three caregivers in the death of a 59-year-old patient. On September 4, 2019, after receiving information from the Division of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities, Agents began investigating an … Continue reading Caregivers Charged in Death of Vulnerable Adult

TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Maryville

At the request of 5th District Attorney General Mike Flynn, TBI Special Agents continue to investigate the circumstances surrounding an officer-involved shooting that occurred Saturday afternoon in Maryville. The incident happened at approximately 3:45 p.m. on Old Niles Ferry Road near Cooper Road.  Initial reports from the scene indicate that police officers from the Maryville … Continue reading TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Maryville

Now Hiring! TBI Announces Job Openings for Three Positions

The TBI seeks interested and qualified candidates for the following open positions: FORENSIC TECHNICIAN1 VacancyNashville Laboratory  Davidson County Job Duties:Responsible for receiving forensic evidence into the laboratory from law enforcement officers. Advises submitting agencies on recommended laboratory testing of evidence and notifies submitting agencies or individuals to retrieve completed evidence.  Creates case files and enters … Continue reading Now Hiring! TBI Announces Job Openings for Three Positions

Benton County Man Indicted in Connection with Girlfriend’s Suicide

BIG SANDY – A joint investigation by the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the Benton County Sheriff’s Office has resulted in the indictment of a Benton County man following his girlfriend’s suicide. On November 26, 2019, at the request of 24th District Attorney General Matt Stowe, TBI Special Agents joined the Benton County Sheriff’s Office … Continue reading Benton County Man Indicted in Connection with Girlfriend’s Suicide

“Operation Icebreaker” Nets 30 Arrests on Drug Related Charges

BIG SANDY – Special Agents with the Drug Investigation Division of the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the Big Sandy Police Department led a multi-agency arrest round up in Benton and Henry Counties today, as a part of Operation Icebreaker, a more than year-long drug investigation targeting methamphetamine and other illicit drugs in Big Sandy.  … Continue reading “Operation Icebreaker” Nets 30 Arrests on Drug Related Charges

Human Trafficking Investigation Results in Indictment and Arrest

SPRINGFIELD – An investigation by Special Agents with the Human Trafficking Unit of the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, the Overton County Sheriff’s Office, the Department of Children’s Services, and the 19th District Attorney General’s Office has resulted in the arrest of a Livingston man. In May, Agents began investigating a tip to the Tennessee Human … Continue reading Human Trafficking Investigation Results in Indictment and Arrest

Texans Charged, Arrested in Hardin County Murder

SAVANNAH – A joint investigation by Special Agents with the Criminal Investigation Division of the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the Hardin County Sheriff’s Office has resulted in the arrest of a man and woman from Texas in connection to a death in Hardin County. At the request of 24th District Attorney General Matt Stowe, … Continue reading Texans Charged, Arrested in Hardin County Murder

Governor’s Office Announces $10,000 Reward in 1992 Benton County Case

CAMDEN – Special Agents with the Criminal Investigation Division of the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation are asking for any information that may help solve a 1992 Benton County missing person case. Shortly after a family member reported Sheila Bradford missing to the Benton County Sheriff’s Office on September 22, 1992, TBI Special Agents joined the … Continue reading Governor’s Office Announces $10,000 Reward in 1992 Benton County Case

Humboldt Man Free on Bond, Charged with Aggravated Arson

HUMBOLDT – Special Agent Fire Investigators with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation have arrested and charged a Gibson County man in connection with a fire at a residence in Humboldt, in which four individuals were inside. Saturday, TBI Agents, along with accelerant detection canine Wrigley, joined the Humboldt Fire Department and the Humboldt Police Department … Continue reading Humboldt Man Free on Bond, Charged with Aggravated Arson

Undercover Decatur County Drug Investigation Leads to Indictments, Arrests

DECATUR COUNTY – An investigation by Special Agents with the Drug Investigation Division of the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the arrest of three men in Decatur County on drug counts. In November 2019, Agents began an investigation into reports of methamphetamine being sold by individuals in Decatur County and began conducting controlled … Continue reading Undercover Decatur County Drug Investigation Leads to Indictments, Arrests