Three Arrested in Series of Structure Fires Spanning Two Counties

HOUSTON COUNTY – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, Houston County Sheriff’s Office, Dickson County Sheriff’s Office and Houston County Fire Department resulted in the arrest of three men on arson charges. On Thursday, at the request of 23rd District Attorney General Ray Crouch, Agents joined the investigation into a … Continue reading Three Arrested in Series of Structure Fires Spanning Two Counties

Lebanon Man Arrested on Weapons Charges

LEBANON – A joint investigation by Special Agents with the Technical Services Unit of the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the Lebanon Police Department has resulted in the arrest of a Wilson County man on weapons charges. This week, TBI agents began investigating allegations involving an individual residing in the 200 block of Jennings Avenue … Continue reading Lebanon Man Arrested on Weapons Charges

Sumner County Man Charged with Sexual Exploitation of a Minor

SUMNER COUNTY – An investigation by Special Agents with the Technical Services Unit of the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the indictment and arrest of a White House man on multiple counts of sexual exploitation of a minor. TBI Agents received information via a cyber tip from the National Center for Missing and … Continue reading Sumner County Man Charged with Sexual Exploitation of a Minor

Spring Hill Human Trafficking Sting Nets Multiple Arrests

SPRING HILL – A two-day undercover operation by Special Agents with the TBI Human Trafficking Unit and detectives with the Spring Hill Police Department has resulted in the arrest of several men, including three who are charged with solicitation of a minor. Over a two-day period beginning January 9th, as part of an undercover investigation … Continue reading Spring Hill Human Trafficking Sting Nets Multiple Arrests

Now Hiring! TBI Announces Job Openings for Three Positions

The TBI seeks interested and qualified candidates for the following open positions: CRIME INFORMATION COMMUNICATION SPECIALIST Tennessee Information Enforcement System (TIES) Unit 1 Vacancy TBI Headquarters Davidson County Job Duties: Responsible for monitoring the TIES computer system to ensure law enforcement agencies and databases are connected and working. Assists law enforcement agencies with National Crime … Continue reading Now Hiring! TBI Announces Job Openings for Three Positions

TBI Laboratory Data Reveals Troubling Drug Trend

For The First Time, Methamphetamine Tops Marijuana As State’s Most-Submitted Drug In 2019 NASHVILLE – For the first time since the TBI crime laboratories began keeping detailed statistics, methamphetamine eclipsed marijuana as the most-submitted drug in the state in 2019. “Drug addiction continues to be a major issue in Tennessee, and I believe this sharp … Continue reading TBI Laboratory Data Reveals Troubling Drug Trend

TBI Agents Investigating Fatal Smith County Officer-Involved Shooting

At the request of 15th District Attorney General Tommy Thompson, TBI Agents are investigating the circumstances surrounding an officer-involved shooting that occurred this morning in Smith County. Preliminary information indicates the incident happened at approximately 6:00 at a home on Boyd Lane, near Carthage, where deputies from the Smith County Sheriff’s Department were responding to … Continue reading TBI Agents Investigating Fatal Smith County Officer-Involved Shooting

Sumner County Man Indicted on Multiple Counts of Sexual Exploitation of a Minor

SUMNER COUNTY – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation’s Technical Services Unit has led to the indictment of a Goodlettsville man on charges of sexual exploitation of a minor. In March, TBI Agents received information via a cyber tip from the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children that an … Continue reading Sumner County Man Indicted on Multiple Counts of Sexual Exploitation of a Minor

Murfreesboro Man Arrested, Charged with Solicitation of a Minor

 FRANKLIN – An investigation by Tennessee Bureau of Investigation Special Agents with the Technical Services Unit has resulted in the arrest of a Murfreesboro man on charges of solicitation of a minor and soliciting sexual exploitation of a minor. Beginning in October, a TBI Agent posed as a 14-year-old female and 12-year-old female on an … Continue reading Murfreesboro Man Arrested, Charged with Solicitation of a Minor

Wilson County Man Charged with Theft from Charity

SUMNER COUNTY – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the indictment and arrest of a Wilson County man on a theft charge. At the request of 18th District Attorney General Ray Whitley, in October 2018, TBI Special Agents began investigating an allegation of theft of approximately $60,000 … Continue reading Wilson County Man Charged with Theft from Charity