Ongoing Multi-Agency Drug Investigation Leads to Search Warrants, Arrests in McKenzie

MCKENZIE – A multi-agency drug investigation that began nine months ago by special agents with the Drug Investigation Division of the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, the 24th Judicial District Drug Task Force, Huntingdon Police Department, McKenzie Police Department, and Carroll County Sheriff’s Office has resulted in search warrants, arrests, and the seizure of drugs and … Continue reading Ongoing Multi-Agency Drug Investigation Leads to Search Warrants, Arrests in McKenzie

TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in South Memphis

At the request of 30th Judicial District Attorney General Steve Mulroy, TBI special agents are investigating the circumstances leading to an officer-involved shooting that occurred Friday afternoon in south Memphis. Preliminary information indicates that earlier in the day, officers with the Memphis Police Department tracked a vehicle linked to a Thursday carjacking to a location … Continue reading TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in South Memphis

New Johnsonville Man Charged in Connection with Benton County Fire

CAMDEN – An investigation by special agent fire investigators with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the arrest of a Humphreys County man on charges in connection with a fire earlier this week. On December 4th, TBI agents joined the Benton County Sheriff’s Office in investigating a camper fire, which occurred the day … Continue reading New Johnsonville Man Charged in Connection with Benton County Fire

TBI Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Memphis

*UPDATE: 12/6/22, 12:12 p.m. - The deceased individual has been identified as James West Jr. (DOB: 2/6/83) of Sarah, Mississippi. At the request of 30th Judicial District Attorney General Steve Mulroy, TBI special agents are investigating the circumstances leading to an officer-involved shooting that occurred Monday night in Memphis. Preliminary information indicates that at approximately … Continue reading TBI Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Memphis

TBI Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Washington County

UPDATED 12/5/22: The deceased individual has been identified as Jerome Flanigan (DOB: 11/7/71). At the request of 1st Judicial District Attorney General Steve Finney, TBI special agents are investigating the circumstances leading to an officer-involved shooting that occurred Saturday evening in Johnson City. Preliminary information indicates that at approximately 6:45 p.m., deputies with the Washington … Continue reading TBI Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Washington County

Oakland Parents Indicted in Death of 7-Month-Old Son

OAKLAND – A joint investigation by special agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the Oakland Police Department has led to the indictment and arrest of an Oakland couple in connection with the death of their infant son in June. At the request of 25th Judicial District Attorney General Mark Davidson, on June 23rd, … Continue reading Oakland Parents Indicted in Death of 7-Month-Old Son

Investigation into Distribution of Heroin and Fentanyl leads to Indictment

LEXINGTON – An ongoing joint investigation by special agents with the Drug Investigation Division of the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the Henderson County Sheriff’s Department has resulted in the indictment and arrest of a man from Lexington on multiple drug charges. Since April, agents and investigators have worked to target the distribution of heroin … Continue reading Investigation into Distribution of Heroin and Fentanyl leads to Indictment

TBI Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Memphis

Updated: 11/22/22, 9:21 a.m. - In consultation with District Attorney General Mulroy, the injured individual, a 15-year-old male juvenile, has been charged with Criminal Attempt to Commit Second Degree Murder, Aggravated Assault Against a First Responder, and Felony Evading Arrest. He remains hospitalized. At the request of 30th Judicial District Attorney General Steve Mulroy, TBI … Continue reading TBI Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Memphis

Investigation into Distribution of Meth Leads to Drug, Weapons Seizure and Arrest

CEDAR GROVE – A joint investigation by special agents with the Drug Investigation Division of the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, Memphis Police Department, and Henderson County Sheriff’s Office has resulted in the arrest of a Henderson County man on drug and weapons charges. Since June, agents and officers have investigated Jamie L. Pearson in connection … Continue reading Investigation into Distribution of Meth Leads to Drug, Weapons Seizure and Arrest

Join our Team! New Positions Announced at TBI Headquarters in Nashville

The TBI is seeking interested and qualified candidates for the following open positions at our headquarters in Nashville. CJIS SUPPORT SPECIALIST1 VacancyDavidson County Job Duties:Responsible for conducting Tennessee Incident Based Reporting System (TIBRS)  training and providing assistance to law enforcement agencies with all TIBRS related questions. Teaches TIBRS Data Collection, Reporting Agency Contact (RAC) Orientation, … Continue reading Join our Team! New Positions Announced at TBI Headquarters in Nashville