Multi-Agency Investigation into Overdose Death Results in Indictments

RUTHERFORD COUNTY – A joint investigation including Special Agents with the Drug Investigation Division of the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, Tactical Diversion Agents with the Drug Enforcement Administration, and narcotics detectives with the Rutherford County Sheriff’s Office, Murfreesboro Police Department, and Metro Nashville Police Department, has resulted in the indictment of three Middle Tennessee men … Continue reading Multi-Agency Investigation into Overdose Death Results in Indictments

TBI Special Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Smyrna

Updated 9:50 a.m. 6/29/19: The deceased individual has been identified as William Lamb, DOB 06/06/1943. At the request of District Attorney General Jennings Jones, TBI Special Agents are investigating the circumstances that led to a fatal officer-involved shooting that occurred Friday night around 8 p.m. in the 100 block of Chestnut Street in Smyrna. Preliminary … Continue reading TBI Special Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Smyrna

Special Agent-Forensic Scientist Position Open in the Memphis Lab

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation is seeking interested and qualified candidates for the following open position: TBI SPECIAL AGENT-FORENSIC SCIENTIST 1 TOXICOLOGY UNIT, MEMPHIS LAB 1 VACANCY JOB DUTIES Responsible for analyzing biological evidence (e.g., blood and urine) for the presence of alcohol, drugs, and other compounds of forensic interest. Prepares items of evidence for … Continue reading Special Agent-Forensic Scientist Position Open in the Memphis Lab

Correctional Officer Arrested on Drug-Related Charges

CHEATHAM COUNTY – A joint investigation by Special Agents with the Drug Investigation Division of the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and detectives with the Cheatham County Sheriff’s Office has resulted in the arrest of a correctional officer, on charges of transporting drugs to the jail where he worked. At the request of 23rd District Attorney … Continue reading Correctional Officer Arrested on Drug-Related Charges

Three Inmates Indicted, Face Additional Charges

WAYNE COUNTY – Two separate investigations by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation at a Wayne County prison facility have resulted in the arrest of three current inmates for crimes they are charged with committing while being incarcerated. At the request of 22nd District Attorney General Brent Cooper, on October 24, 2018, TBI … Continue reading Three Inmates Indicted, Face Additional Charges

We’re Hiring at TBI Headquarters!

TBI JOB OPENING CRIME INFORMATION COMMUNICATION SPECIALIST TENNESSEE INFORMATION ENFORCEMENT SYSTEM (TIES) UNIT TBI HEADQUARTERS 2 VACANCIES  JOB DUTIES Responsible for monitoring the TIES computer system to ensure law enforcement agencies and databases are connected and working. Assists law enforcement agencies with National Crime Information Center (NCIC) entries and other TIES transactions. Monitors and transmits … Continue reading We’re Hiring at TBI Headquarters!

Rutherford County Methamphetamine Investigation Results in Arrests

RUTHERFORD COUNTY – An investigation by Special Agents with the Drug Investigation Division of the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and narcotics detectives with the Rutherford County Sheriff’s Office has resulted in the arrest of three Nashville residents on drug charges. Based upon information obtained during an investigation into the sale of methamphetamine, Special Agents and … Continue reading Rutherford County Methamphetamine Investigation Results in Arrests

Murfreesboro Drug Investigation Results in Multiple Arrests

RUTHERFORD COUNTY – A joint investigation by Special Agents with the Drug Investigation Division of the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, Agents with the Drug Enforcement Administration Tactical Diversion Unit, and detectives with the Murfreesboro Police Department has resulted in the arrests of multiple individuals who were indicted on a variety of drug-related charges. In late … Continue reading Murfreesboro Drug Investigation Results in Multiple Arrests

South Carthage Murder Investigation Results in Arrests

SMITH COUNTY – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and several other law enforcement agencies has resulted in the arrest of three men in connection to a South Carthage murder in April. At the request of 15th District Attorney General Tommy Thompson, on April 23rd, TBI Agents joined investigators with … Continue reading South Carthage Murder Investigation Results in Arrests

TBI Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting Involving Coopertown Police Officer

UPDATED 2:00 p.m. 5/29/19 to include identity of the driver. At the request of 19th District Attorney General John Carney, TBI Agents continue to investigate the circumstances surrounding an officer-involved shooting that occurred Tuesday night in Montgomery County involving an officer with the Coopertown Police Department. Preliminary information indicates the incident began when an officer … Continue reading TBI Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting Involving Coopertown Police Officer