Afton Woman Charged in Greene County Homicide

JOHNSON CITY – A joint investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the Greene County Sheriff’s Office has resulted in the indictment of an Afton woman on murder charges. On August 21st, at the request of 3rd District Attorney General Dan Armstrong, TBI Special Agents joined the Greene County Sheriff’s Office … Continue reading Afton Woman Charged in Greene County Homicide

Now hiring! Biometrics Examiner

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation seeks interested and qualified candidates for the following open position: BIOMETRICS EXAMINER 1 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 data, … Continue reading Now hiring! Biometrics Examiner

Grundy County Man Indicted on Charges of Theft, Insurance Fraud

CHATTANOOGA – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has led to the indictment of a Tracy City man on insurance fraud charges. In August 2015, at the request of 12th District Attorney General Michael Taylor, TBI Special Agents began investigating allegations of fraud involving Troy E. Shrum, an insurance agent … Continue reading Grundy County Man Indicted on Charges of Theft, Insurance Fraud

Murder Suspect & TBI ‘Top 10 Most Wanted’ Fugitive Captured

NASHVILLE – One day after being added to the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation’s ‘Top 10 Most Wanted’ list, a man accused in connection to a Chattanooga homicide has been captured by law enforcement. Jacob Evan Coyne (DOB 10-5-95) was wanted by the Chattanooga Police Department and the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation to face charges of … Continue reading Murder Suspect & TBI ‘Top 10 Most Wanted’ Fugitive Captured

Constable Indicted on Aggravated Assault and Official Oppression Charges

JOHNSON CITY – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the Carter County Sheriff’s Office has resulted in the indictment and arrest of a Carter County Constable. In December, at the request of 1st District Attorney General Tony Clark, TBI Special Agents began investigating an incident involving Constable Barney G. … Continue reading Constable Indicted on Aggravated Assault and Official Oppression Charges

Homicide Suspect Added to TBI’s ‘Top 10 Most Wanted’ List

NASHVILLE – The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has a new addition to its ‘Top 10 Most Wanted’ list: Jacob Evan Coyne. Coyne (DOB 10-5-95) is wanted by the Chattanooga Police Department and the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation to face charges of Criminal Homicide and Especially Aggravated Robbery in connection to an incident that occurred on … Continue reading Homicide Suspect Added to TBI’s ‘Top 10 Most Wanted’ List

Former Sullivan County Corrections Officer Indicted on Assault Charges

JOHNSON CITY – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the indictment of a former Sullivan County Corrections Officer on assault charges. On January 24th, at the request of 2nd District Attorney General Barry Staubus, TBI Special Agents began investigating the circumstances surrounding an incident that occurred at … Continue reading Former Sullivan County Corrections Officer Indicted on Assault Charges

TBI ‘Top 10 Most Wanted’ Fugitive Captured in Louisiana

NASHVILLE – Several days after being added to the TBI’s ‘Top 10 Most Wanted’ list, authorities in Louisiana have captured a Hamilton County, Tennessee man accused of raping a child. Michael Craig Gervais (DOB 2-7-68) was wanted by the Hamilton County Sheriff’s Office and the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation to face charges including one count … Continue reading TBI ‘Top 10 Most Wanted’ Fugitive Captured in Louisiana

Greene County Woman Facing Charges in Officer-Involved Shooting Incident

KNOXVILLE – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the indictment of a Greene County woman in connection with an officer-involved shooting incident that occurred last month. On February 5th, at the request of 4th District Attorney General James Dunn, TBI Special Agents began investigating the circumstances surrounding … Continue reading Greene County Woman Facing Charges in Officer-Involved Shooting Incident

Two Indicted Following Drug Investigation in Sevier County

KNOXVILLE – A joint investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the 4th Judicial District Drug Task Force has led to the indictment of two Gatlinburg residents, including a former police officer, on drug charges. In April 2016, at the request of 4th District Attorney General James Dunn, TBI Special Agents … Continue reading Two Indicted Following Drug Investigation in Sevier County