TBI Agents Investigating Coffee County Officer-Involved Shooting

At the request of 14th District Attorney Craig Northcott, TBI special agents are independently investigating the circumstances that led to an officer-involved shooting by deputies with the Coffee County Sheriff’s Office in the early morning hours Tuesday. Shortly before 1 a.m., deputies responded to a 911 call from an individual threatening suicide. Deputies encountered the man … Continue reading TBI Agents Investigating Coffee County Officer-Involved Shooting

Athens Man Charged with Aggravated Arson

McMINN COUNTY – An investigation by special agents and fire investigators with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, along with the Etowah Police and Fire departments, has resulted in the indictment of an Athens man, charged with aggravated arson. Around 3 p.m. on December 29, 2021, police and fire investigators responded to a report of a … Continue reading Athens Man Charged with Aggravated Arson

McMinn County Man Charged with Father’s Murder Following Multi-Agency Investigation

MONROE/ POLK COUNTY – A multi-agency investigation involving special agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and sheriffs’ detectives from Monroe, Polk, and McMinn counties has resulted in the arrest of an Etowah man, charged with killing his father. Officers with the Etowah Police Department, the 10th Judicial Drug Task Force, and 10th Judicial District … Continue reading McMinn County Man Charged with Father’s Murder Following Multi-Agency Investigation

Open Job Position Announced at TBI Headquarters

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation is seeking interested and qualified candidates for the following position: Tennessee Instant Check System Unit CRIMINAL HISTORY EXAMINER 3 TBI Headquarters Davidson County Job Duties: This position is responsible for processing Tennessee Instant Check System (TICS) appeals by receiving a purchaser's appeal and proceeding with efforts to obtain the final … Continue reading Open Job Position Announced at TBI Headquarters

TBI Joins Other State Agencies in Observing Victims’ Rights Week

Events to take place in Nashville, Chattanooga and Memphis next week NASHVILLE – The Board of Parole (BOP), Tennessee Department of Correction (TDOC), Tennessee Bureau of Investigation (TBI) and Tennessee Rehabilitative Initiative in Correction (TRICOR) are hosting local events next week to honor crime victims during National Crime Victims’ Rights Week (NCVRW), April 24-30. At … Continue reading TBI Joins Other State Agencies in Observing Victims’ Rights Week

Ongoing Drug Investigation Results in Two Dozen Arrests in Grundy County

GRUNDY COUNTY – An ongoing drug investigation by special agents with the Drug Investigation Division of the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, with the assistance of other law enforcement partner agencies, has resulted in the arrest of 24 people in Grundy County on various drug-related charges. Beginning in early 2021, TBI agents conducted a series of … Continue reading Ongoing Drug Investigation Results in Two Dozen Arrests in Grundy County

CJIS Supervisor Position Announced at TBI Headquarters

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation is seeking interested and qualified candidates for the following position: CJIS Supervisor Fee Programs Unit, Davidson County Job Duties: Supervises employees in the Fee Programs Unit. Responsible for monitoring the Tennessee Applicant Processing Services (TAPS)  and the Tennessee Open Records Information Services (TORIS) databases and computerized systems daily to ensure … Continue reading CJIS Supervisor Position Announced at TBI Headquarters

TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Monroe County

At the request of 10th District Attorney General Steve Crump, TBI agents are investigating the circumstances leading to an officer-involved shooting that occurred Monday night in Monroe County. Preliminary information indicates that shortly after 11 p.m. Monday, deputies with the Monroe County Sheriff’s Department attempted to serve a warrant on Jessica Amber Schoverling (DOB 12/07/1978) … Continue reading TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Monroe County

Arrest Made in Bedford County Homicide

BEDFORD COUNTY – An investigation by special agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and deputies with the Bedford County Sheriff’s Office has resulted in the arrest of a Shelbyville man, who now faces a murder charge. At the request of 17th Judicial District Attorney General Robert Carter, on March 15th, TBI agents joined Bedford … Continue reading Arrest Made in Bedford County Homicide

Alabama Man Jailed on Statutory Rape, Sexual Battery Charges in Grundy County

GRUNDY COUNTY – An investigation by special agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the indictment and arrest of an Alabama man on charges of statutory rape and sexual battery. At the request of 12th Judicial District Attorney General J. Michael Taylor, on January 5th, TBI agents began investigating Danny Pitts on … Continue reading Alabama Man Jailed on Statutory Rape, Sexual Battery Charges in Grundy County