Sneedville Man Indicted, Arrested on Drug and Weapons Charges

JOHNSON CITY – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has led to the indictment of a Sneedville man in connection with a marijuana grow operation. In June 2016, at the request of 3rd District Attorney General Dan Armstrong, TBI Special Agents with the Drug Investigation Division, working alongside the Governor’s Task … Continue reading Sneedville Man Indicted, Arrested on Drug and Weapons Charges

Joint TBI, FBI Operation Results in Arrests of Ten East Tennesseans on Forgery, Lien Charges

NASHVILLE – A year-long joint investigation by the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the Knoxville Division of the Federal Bureau of Investigation has resulted in a 320-count indictment, and the arrests of ten individuals on charges of unlawfully filing liens and making false entries into records. Multiple other state, county, and local law enforcement agencies … Continue reading Joint TBI, FBI Operation Results in Arrests of Ten East Tennesseans on Forgery, Lien Charges

Four Indicted in Joint Cocke County Drug Investigation

JOHNSON CITY – A joint investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, Cocke County Sheriff’s Office and the Drug Enforcement Administration has led to the indictment of four people charged in connection with a cocaine trafficking operation. In June 2015, TBI Special Agents with the Drug Investigation Division, working alongside detectives with … Continue reading Four Indicted in Joint Cocke County Drug Investigation

South Pittsburg Woman Arrested on Theft Charge

CHATTANOOGA – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the indictment and arrest of a South Pittsburgh woman charged with stealing from her employer.                                                                    At the request of 12th District Attorney General Michael Taylor, in April 2016, TBI Special Agents began investigating an allegation that a former employee … Continue reading South Pittsburg Woman Arrested on Theft Charge

TBI Agents Investigating Roane County Officer-Involved Shooting

UPDATED: February 7, 2017, 5:35 CST At the request of 9th District Attorney General Russell Johnson, TBI Special Agents continue to investigate the circumstances surrounding an officer-involved shooting that occurred Tuesday afternoon in Rockwood, Roane County. Earlier today, after receiving information about a subject identified as possibly suicidal, authorities in Roane County issued a Be-On-The-Lookout … Continue reading TBI Agents Investigating Roane County Officer-Involved Shooting

TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Cocke County

UPDATED: 10:00 AM EST, February 6, 2017 At the request of 4th District Attorney General James Dunn, TBI Special Agents are investigating the circumstances surrounding an officer-involved shooting that occurred Sunday evening in Cocke County. Preliminary information indicates that around 11:15 EST, a National Park Service Ranger observed a vehicle speeding along Highway 441 in … Continue reading TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Cocke County

TBI Special Agents Investigate Officer-Involved Shooting in Hamilton County

Updated at 2:10 p.m. ET 2/3/17. At the request of 11th District Attorney Neal Pinkston, TBI Special Agents are investigating the circumstances surrounding an officer-involved shooting that occurred Friday morning in Hamilton County. Preliminary information indicates that around 6:40 a.m. eastern time, deputies with the Hamilton County Sheriff's Office were dispatched in response to a … Continue reading TBI Special Agents Investigate Officer-Involved Shooting in Hamilton County

Madisonville Man Indicted, Charged in Death of His Father

CHATTANOOGA – A joint investigation by the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the Monroe County Sheriff’s Office has resulted in an indictment charging a Madisonville man in connection to the death of his father. On December 26, 2016, at the request of 10th District Attorney General Stephen Crump, TBI Agents joined the investigation into the … Continue reading Madisonville Man Indicted, Charged in Death of His Father

Now Hiring! Special Agent – Forensic Scientist (3 Positions) & Training Officer

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation seeks interested and qualified candidates for the following open positions: TBI Special Agent - Forensic Scientist 1 Knoxville Crime Lab Drug Chemistry: 1 Position Toxicology: 1 Position JOB DUTIES Responsible for analyzing physical, biological, or chemical evidence submitted to the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation; and composing technical laboratory reports describing … Continue reading Now Hiring! Special Agent – Forensic Scientist (3 Positions) & Training Officer

Cookeville Man Indicted, Arrested on Murder Charge

COOKEVILLE – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, with the assistance from the Cumberland County Sheriff’s Office, the Cookeville Police Department and the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office, has resulted in the indictment of a Cookeville man on a murder charge.                                                                  At the request of 13th District Attorney General Bryant Dunaway, … Continue reading Cookeville Man Indicted, Arrested on Murder Charge