Now Hiring! Biometrics Examiner

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation seeks interested and qualified candidates for the following open position. BIOMETRICS EXAMINER CRIMINAL JUSTICE INFORMATION SERVICES(CJIS)DIVISION TBI HEADQUARTERS 1 VACANCY JOB DUTIES Responsible for monitoring fingerprint submissions from criminal justice and non-criminal justice agencies (for example: poor quality prints, demographic information, fingerprint verification, etc.). Utilizes the appropriate databases to process … Continue reading Now Hiring! Biometrics Examiner

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TBI Special Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Sevier County

Updated at 12/3/17 at 2:20 p.m. ET: The male subject has been identified as Timothy McGill (DOB 7/16/76). He remains hospitalized. At the request of 4th District Attorney General James Dunn, TBI Special Agents are investigating the circumstances surrounding an officer-involved shooting that occurred early Sunday morning at a home on Joyce Way in Kodak. Preliminary information … Continue reading TBI Special Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Sevier County

12 People Indicted, Arrested as a Result of Joint Drug Investigation in East Tennessee

KNOXVILLE – A joint investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, Union County Sheriff’s Office, Maynardville Police Department, 4th Judicial District Drug Task Force, Knoxville Police Department, 8th Judicial District Attorney’s Office, and the Drug Enforcement Administration has resulted in the indictments of multiple individuals on drug-related charges. In October 2016, TBI … Continue reading 12 People Indicted, Arrested as a Result of Joint Drug Investigation in East Tennessee

Campbell County Man Charged Following Officer-Involved Shooting Incident in Pioneer

KNOXVILLE – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation into an officer-involved shooting in Pioneer has resulted in the arrest of a Campbell County man. At the request of 8th District Attorney General Jared Effler, TBI Special Agents began investigating an officer-involved shooting incident that occurred Wednesday evening in Pioneer. The … Continue reading Campbell County Man Charged Following Officer-Involved Shooting Incident in Pioneer

TBI Top 10 Fugitive Captured in Jonesborough

JOHNSON CITY – A man who was added to the TBI’s ‘Top 10 Most Wanted’ list Thursday is now in custody. Justin Wayne Pridemore was captured this morning. Pridemore (DOB 9/22/93) was wanted by the Greeneville Police Department and the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation to face charges of Aggravated Sexual Battery. That charge stems from … Continue reading TBI Top 10 Fugitive Captured in Jonesborough

Greene County Man Added to TBI’s ‘Top 10 Most Wanted’ List

JOHNSON CITY – The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has a new addition to its Top 10 Most Wanted list: Justin Wayne Pridemore. Pridemore (DOB 9/22/93) is wanted by the Greeneville Police Department and the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation to face a charge of Aggravated Sexual Battery. The charge stems from an incident involving a child. … Continue reading Greene County Man Added to TBI’s ‘Top 10 Most Wanted’ List

TBI Accepting Applications for Knoxville Citizens’ Academy

Want to learn more about how the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation works? We are now taking applications for the 2018 TBI Citizens’ Academy in Knoxville. The four-week academy will take place in March at the TBI Office in Knoxville. The TBI Citizens’ Academy was designed to develop a better understanding and awareness of the TBI … Continue reading TBI Accepting Applications for Knoxville Citizens’ Academy

TBI Special Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Kingsport

Updated 8:55 a.m. - Preliminary autopsy results indicate that Hugh Kyle Hurd died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound. Updated  11:00 p.m. - The deceased individual has been identified as Hugh Kyle Hurd (DOB 8/7/59), of Kingsport, TN. At the request of 2nd District Attorney General Barry Staubus, TBI Special Agents are investigating the circumstances surrounding an officer-involved shooting … Continue reading TBI Special Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Kingsport

Mountain City Police Lieutenant and Sergeant Indicted on Drug Charges

JOHNSON CITY – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation’s Drug Investigation Division, with the assistance of the Johnson County Sheriff’s Office and the Federal Bureau of Investigation, has resulted in the indictment of two Mountain City police officers on a variety of drug-related charges. In August, at the request of … Continue reading Mountain City Police Lieutenant and Sergeant Indicted on Drug Charges

TBI Special Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Clinton

Updated  9:40 a.m.  – The deceased individual has been identified as Roger Raymond York, Jr. (DOB 8/9/85), of Clinton, TN. At the request of 7th District Attorney General Dave Clark, TBI Special Agents are investigating the circumstances surrounding an officer-involved shooting that occurred just after 9:00 PM Wednesday in Clinton, Tennessee. Preliminary information indicates that three officers with … Continue reading TBI Special Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Clinton