Now Hiring! TBI Seeking Candidates for Positions in Nashville, Jackson, Chattanooga Offices

The TBI seeks interested and qualified candidates for the following open positions: CRIMINAL HISTORY EXAMINER 3 Tennessee Instant Check System 2 Vacancies TBI Headquarters, Davidson County Job Duties: Criminal History Examiner 3 (CHE3) will process Tennessee Instant Check System (TICS) appeals by receiving a purchaser's appeal, CHE3 shall proceed with efforts to obtain the final … Continue reading Now Hiring! TBI Seeking Candidates for Positions in Nashville, Jackson, Chattanooga Offices

Smithville Man Arrested, Charged with Rape of a Child

DEKALB COUNTY – An investigation by special agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the indictment and arrest of a Smithville man on charges of rape of a child. At the request of 13th District Attorney General Bryant Dunaway, in August 2020, TBI agents began investigating a report of a sexual offense … Continue reading Smithville Man Arrested, Charged with Rape of a Child

Ongoing Drug Investigation Results in Two Arrests, Drug Seizure

DAVIDSON COUNTY – As the result of an ongoing drug investigation, Special Agents with the Drug Investigation Division of the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation arrested two people Thursday night, and charged them with possession of methamphetamine.   TBI Drug Agents received information about two individuals who had an amount of methamphetamine for resale in their … Continue reading Ongoing Drug Investigation Results in Two Arrests, Drug Seizure

TBI Special Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Wilson County

Updated at 3:35p CT: The individual who was shot has been identified as Quentin Dominic Harris, DOB 03/11/2001. He remains hospitalized at this time. At the request of 15th District Attorney General Jason Lawson, TBI Special Agents are investigating the circumstances leading to an officer-involved shooting that occurred Sunday night in Wilson County.  Preliminary information indicates that at … Continue reading TBI Special Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Wilson County

TBI Special Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Lincoln County

At the request of 17th District Attorney General Robert Carter, TBI Special Agents are investigating the circumstances involved in an officer-involved shooting that occurred late Tuesday afternoon in Lincoln County.  Preliminary information indicates that deputies with the Marshall County Sheriff’s Office initiated a traffic stop on a man driving a side-by-side utility task vehicle, but the driver refused to stop. … Continue reading TBI Special Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Lincoln County

TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Nashville

At the request of 20th District Attorney General Glenn Funk, TBI Special Agents are investigating the circumstances involved in an officer-involved shooting that occurred Friday morning in Nashville.  Preliminary information indicates that around 9:30 a.m., a Metropolitan Nashville police officer made contact with a driver near the intersection of Brick Church Pike and Ewing Drive. … Continue reading TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Nashville

Trousdale County Man Charged with Rape, Sexual Battery

TROUSDALE COUNTY – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the arrest of a Hartsville man on charges of rape and sexual battery. At the request of 15th District Attorney General Tommy Thompson, on March 3rd, TBI Agents began investigating Jonathan Harper of Hartsville, on allegations of inappropriate … Continue reading Trousdale County Man Charged with Rape, Sexual Battery

Four Arrested, Drugs Seized, Following Undercover Heroin Investigation

DAVIDSON COUNTY – Special Agents with the Drug Investigation Division of the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, along with Agents with the Appalachia High-Intensity Drug Trafficking Area (HIDTA) Task Force, arrested four people on drug-related charges, as the result of a long-term investigation. TBI and HIDTA Task Force Agents, with assistance from the Drug Enforcement Administration, … Continue reading Four Arrested, Drugs Seized, Following Undercover Heroin Investigation

Grundy County Man Arrested, Charged with First Degree Murder

GRUNDY COUNTY – A joint investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the Grundy County Sheriff’s Office has resulted in the arrest of a Palmer man on a murder charge. On or around November 11, 2020, the Grundy County Sheriff’s Office began investigating the disappearance of Scottie Dewayne Tate (DOB 04/21/1972) … Continue reading Grundy County Man Arrested, Charged with First Degree Murder

TBI Special Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Lenoir City

At the request of 9th District Attorney General Russell Johnson, TBI Special Agents are investigating the circumstances leading up to an officer-involved shooting that occurred Wednesday morning in Lenoir City.  Preliminary information indicates that shortly after 9:30 a.m. EST, deputies with the Loudon County Sheriff’s Office attempted to serve an eviction order to a woman residing at a home on … Continue reading TBI Special Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Lenoir City