TBI Special Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Coffee County

Updated on 5/10/20 at 6:55 p.m. (CT): The deceased individual has been identified as William Pound (DOB 10/16/70). At the request of 14th District Attorney General Craig Northcott, TBI Special Agents are investigating the circumstances that led to an officer-involved shooting Saturday afternoon in Coffee County. Preliminary information indicates the incident began at approximately 3:00 … Continue reading TBI Special Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Coffee County

Former Jamestown Officer Indicted in TBI Misconduct Case

FENTRESS COUNTY – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has led to the indictment of a former Jamestown police officer on official misconduct and statutory rape charges. In April, at the request of 8th District Attorney General Jared Effler, TBI Agents began investigating allegations of misconduct involving Brandon Troy Adams … Continue reading Former Jamestown Officer Indicted in TBI Misconduct Case

Joint Investigation into Fatal Fire Results in Arrest of Greeneville Couple

GREENE COUNTY – A joint investigation by the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the Greene County Sheriff's Office has resulted in the arrest of a Greeneville couple on child neglect charges related to the death of one child and the serious injury of another. On Wednesday evening, TBI Special Agent Fire Investigators joined the Greene … Continue reading Joint Investigation into Fatal Fire Results in Arrest of Greeneville Couple

Now Hiring! TBI Announces Job Openings for Three Positions

The TBI seeks interested and qualified candidates for the following open positions: INTERIM - INTELLIGENCE ANALYST 1 Fusion Center 1 Vacancy TBI Headquarters Davidson County Job Duties: This is an entry-level position responsible for learning to provide analytical support to federal, state, and local law enforcement agencies statewide and nationwide, in response to requests for … Continue reading Now Hiring! TBI Announces Job Openings for Three Positions

TBI Investigating Series of Stabbings, Officer-Involved Shooting in Knox County

Updated on 4/8/20 at 9:45 a.m. (ET): The fourth victim, who sustained injuries during the incident, has been released from the hospital Updated on 4/7/20 at 3:30 p.m. (ET): The three deceased victims were all employed at the Pilot Travel Center on Strawberry Plains Pike. They have been identified as: Joyce Whaley (DOB: 09/17/1962) Patricia … Continue reading TBI Investigating Series of Stabbings, Officer-Involved Shooting in Knox County

Joint Human Trafficking Operation Results in Eight Arrests

JOHNSON CITY – A two-day undercover operation by Special Agents with the TBI Human Trafficking Unit and detectives with the Johnson City Police Department has resulted in the arrest of several men accused of seeking illicit sex from minors Over a two-day period beginning March 12th, as part of an undercover investigation aimed at addressing human … Continue reading Joint Human Trafficking Operation Results in Eight Arrests

AMBER Alert: Evelyn Mae Boswell

*Updated on 3/12/20 at 11:00 a.m. (ET): The remains found on 3/6/20 were confirmed to be those of Evelyn Mae Boswell.  *Updated on 3/6/20 at 10:10 (ET) to reflect the following new developments in the investigation. This evening, as part of the ongoing investigation into the disappearance of Evelyn Mae Boswell, and acting on new … Continue reading AMBER Alert: Evelyn Mae Boswell

TBI Agents Investigating Greeneville Officer-Involved Shooting

At the request of 3rd District Attorney General Dan Armstrong, TBI Agents are investigating the circumstances leading to an officer-involved shooting that occurred this afternoon in Greeneville. Preliminary information indicates that just after 5:30 this afternoon, the Greeneville Police Department received a report of a hit-and-run incident in the parking lot of Lowe’s, located along … Continue reading TBI Agents Investigating Greeneville Officer-Involved Shooting

Constables Indicted, Charged with Assault and Official Misconduct

SULLIVAN COUNTY – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in charges against two Sullivan County constables. In February 2019, at the request of 2nd District Attorney General Barry Staubus, TBI Special Agents began investigating allegations of assault involving Ralph T. King (DOB 06/12/36) and Marshall Harrison Buckner (DOB … Continue reading Constables Indicted, Charged with Assault and Official Misconduct

Hancock County Deputy Indicted on Theft Charges

HANCOCK COUNTY – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the indictment of a Hancock County deputy on theft charges. In October 2019, at the request of 3rd District Attorney General Dan Armstrong, TBI Special Agents began investigating allegations of theft involving Dusty Douglas Lamb (09/08/83). During the … Continue reading Hancock County Deputy Indicted on Theft Charges