Carter County Woman Indicted, Charged with Stealing Thousands from Former Employer

CARTER COUNTY – An investigation by special agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the office of the Tennessee Comptroller of the Treasury has resulted in the indictment of an Elizabethton woman on theft charges. In November 2020, at the request of 1st District Attorney General Ken Baldwin, TBI agents began investigating financial discrepancies … Continue reading Carter County Woman Indicted, Charged with Stealing Thousands from Former Employer

We’re Hiring at TBI Headquarters!

The TBI seeks interested and qualified candidates for the following open positions: CRIMINAL HISTORY EXAMINER 1 CRIMINAL RECORDS UNIT TBI Headquarters, Davidson County 7 Vacancies Job Duties: Responsible for performing entry level criminal history examination work, to include verifying and updating criminal history information for dispositions, diversions, fingerprint submissions, and/or expungement orders. Performs background checks … Continue reading We’re Hiring at TBI Headquarters!

Former Officer Arrested, Charged with Multiple Counts of Rape, Sexual Battery

FRANKLIN COUNTY – An investigation by special agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the indictment and arrest of a former Winchester police officer. On October 2, 2020, 12th District Attorney General J. Michael Taylor requested the TBI to investigate Tristan Delacruz, who was at the time a Winchester police officer, on … Continue reading Former Officer Arrested, Charged with Multiple Counts of Rape, Sexual Battery

Greeneville Arson Investigation Results in Indictment

GREENEVILLE – A joint investigation by the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, the Greeneville Police Department, and the Greeneville Fire Department has resulted in charges being placed in connection to a fire that occurred in November 2019. On November 10, 2019, TBI agents joined the Greeneville Police Department and the Greeneville Fire Department in investigating a … Continue reading Greeneville Arson Investigation Results in Indictment

Jellico Man Arrested, Charged in Weekend Homicide

CAMPBELL COUNTY – A joint investigation by special agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the Campbell County Sheriff’s Office has resulted in the arrest of a Jellico man in connection to a weekend homicide. On May 2nd, at the request of 8th District Attorney General Jared Effler, TBI special agents began working alongside … Continue reading Jellico Man Arrested, Charged in Weekend Homicide

TBI Special Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Erwin

UPDATED 5/2/21 at 2:20pm ET: The individual who was injured is David J. Tipton. At the request of 1st District Attorney General Ken Baldwin, TBI special agents continue to investigate the circumstances of an officer-involved shooting in Erwin late Friday night. Just before midnight, Erwin police officers were dispatched to a disturbance call at a … Continue reading TBI Special Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Erwin

The Special Agent De’Greaun Reshun Frazier Crime Lab and Regional Headquarters Opens in Jackson

JACKSON – Joined by Governor Bill Lee, the Frazier family, and a number of federal, state, and local leaders, the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation officially opened the Special Agent De’Greaun Reshun Frazier Crime Lab and Regional Headquarters in Jackson. The 46,513 square foot facility, located at 350 Smith Lane, sits just south of the McKellar-Sipes … Continue reading The Special Agent De’Greaun Reshun Frazier Crime Lab and Regional Headquarters Opens in Jackson

TBI Announces Two Open Positions at Headquarters

The TBI seeks interested and qualified candidates for the following open positions: SOFTWARE DEVELOPER-ADV TBI Headquarters, Davidson County Technology and Innovation Division Job Duties: Responsible for designing and coding new applications or making modifications to existing applications. Responsible for developing analytical dashboards using platforms such as Tableau or Power BI. Responsible for setting up new … Continue reading TBI Announces Two Open Positions at Headquarters

TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Morgan County

At the request of 9th District Attorney General Russell Johnson, TBI special agents are investigating the circumstances leading to an officer-involved shooting that happened Sunday in Morgan County. Preliminary information indicates at approximately 5:30 p.m. Eastern, deputies with the Morgan County Sheriff’s Office responded to a 911 call of reports of a man with a … Continue reading TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Morgan County

Joint Investigation into Overdose Death Results in Indictment

CAMPBELL COUNTY – A joint investigation by the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, the LaFollette Police Department, and the 8th Judicial District Drug Task Force has resulted in the indictment of a Jacksboro man on murder charges in connection to an overdose death.  On December 4, 2020, special agents with the TBI Drug Investigation Division joined … Continue reading Joint Investigation into Overdose Death Results in Indictment