TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Hawkins County

Updated 11/25/20 at 12:30 p.m. (ET) – The individual involved in this incident has been identified as Jason Scott Angell (DOB 3/11/80), of Rogersville. He remains hospitalized. At the request of 3rd District Attorney General Dan Armstrong, TBI Special Agents are investigating the circumstances leading to an officer-involved shooting that happened Tuesday night in Hawkins … Continue reading TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Hawkins County

McMinnville Woman Arrested, Charged with Arson

DEKALB COUNTY – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and deputies with the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Department has resulted in the arrest of a McMinnville woman on an arson charge. In April, Agents were requested to join deputies with the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Department and DeKalb County Fire Department in … Continue reading McMinnville Woman Arrested, Charged with Arson

Smithville Man Indicted on Arson Charges

DEKALB COUNTY – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and deputies with the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Department has resulted in the arrest of a Smithville man, in connection to a series of fires that had been set in DeKalb County. In September, Agents were requested to join deputies with the … Continue reading Smithville Man Indicted on Arson Charges

TBI Agents Investigating Knox County Officer-Involved Shooting

Updated 11/21/20 at 6:30 p.m. (ET) – The individual involved in this incident has been identified as Skyler Charles Anthony Petrancosta (DOB 2/22/92), of Clinton. He remains hospitalized. At the request of 6th District Attorney General Charme Allen, TBI Special Agents are investigating the circumstances leading to an officer-involved shooting that happened Saturday morning in Powell.  Preliminary information indicates that … Continue reading TBI Agents Investigating Knox County Officer-Involved Shooting

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The TBI seeks interested and qualified candidates for the following open position: CJIS SUPERVISOR CRIMINAL RECORDS UNIT 1 Vacancy TBI Headquarters - Davidson County Job Duties: Supervises employees in the Criminal Records Unit. Responsible for monitoring relevant databases and computerized systems daily to ensure proper functionality and identifying issues with criminal justice information and systems … Continue reading We’re Hiring at TBI!

Algood Man Charged in Drug-Related Death

DEKALB COUNTY – A joint investigation by Special Agents with the Drug Investigation Division of the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Department has resulted in the arrest of an Algood man, in connection to the drug-related death of a Smithville woman. In June, Agents joined deputies in investigating the death of … Continue reading Algood Man Charged in Drug-Related Death

Elizabethton Man Indicted in Child Pornography Investigation

CARTER COUNTY – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the indictment of an Elizabethton man on sexual exploitation charges. In March 2019, at the request of 1stDistrict Attorney General Ken Baldwin, TBI Agents began investigating information obtained from the Carter County Public Defender’s Office regarding possible child … Continue reading Elizabethton Man Indicted in Child Pornography Investigation

Former Cheatham County Deputy Charged with Theft

CHEATHAM COUNTY – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the indictment and arrest of a former Cheatham County deputy on theft charges. At the request of 23rd District Attorney General Ray Crouch, in June, TBI Agents began investigating then-Deputy William Johnson on theft allegations. During the course … Continue reading Former Cheatham County Deputy Charged with Theft

Former Rutherford County Deputy Arrested on Prostitution Charge

RUTHERFORD COUNTY – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the indictment and arrest of a former Rutherford County Deputy for patronizing prostitution. At the request of 16th District Attorney General Jennings Jones, in May, TBI Agents began investigating then-Deputy Kentrell Roper on suspicion of patronizing prostitution. Information … Continue reading Former Rutherford County Deputy Arrested on Prostitution Charge

TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Maryville

At the request of 5th District Attorney General Mike Flynn, TBI Special Agents continue to investigate the circumstances surrounding an officer-involved shooting that occurred Saturday afternoon in Maryville. The incident happened at approximately 3:45 p.m. on Old Niles Ferry Road near Cooper Road.  Initial reports from the scene indicate that police officers from the Maryville … Continue reading TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Maryville