Multi-Agency Drug Investigation Results in Arrests in Murfreesboro

NASHVILLE – A joint investigation including Special Agents with the Drug Investigation Division of the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, Tactical Diversion Agents with the Drug Enforcement Administration, and detectives with the Murfreesboro Police Department, has resulted in the arrest of three Murfreesboro residents on drug-related charges. In November, law enforcement officers began investigating a series … Continue reading Multi-Agency Drug Investigation Results in Arrests in Murfreesboro

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Houston County Man Charged with Abuse of a Corpse

NASHVILLE – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the arrest of a Houston County man, after the body of his live-in girlfriend was found in their home. At the request of 23rd District Attorney General Ray Crouch, on Monday, TBI Special Agents joined deputies with the Houston … Continue reading Houston County Man Charged with Abuse of a Corpse

Former Police Chief Charged with Official Misconduct

NASHVILLE – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the indictment of the former Cross Plains Police Chief. In June, at the request of 19th District Attorney General John Carney, TBI Special Agents began investigating James K. Yates on allegations of misuse of governmental records. During the course … Continue reading Former Police Chief Charged with Official Misconduct

Now Hiring! TBI Forensic Scientist 1

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation seeks interested and qualified candidates for the following open position. TBI SPECIAL AGENT-FORENSIC SCIENTIST 1 DRUG CHEMISTRY UNIT, TBI HEADQUARTERS 1 VACANCY JOB DUTIES Responsible for analyzing physical, biological, or chemical evidence submitted to the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation; and preparing technical laboratory reports describing the results of tests.  Uses … Continue reading Now Hiring! TBI Forensic Scientist 1

TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Warren County

Updated 9:00 AM 11/20: The individual involved in this officer-involved shooting has been identified as Charles Ray Bean (DOB 02/11/1952), of Overton County. He remains hospitalized in a Chattanooga hospital.   At the request of 31st District Attorney General Lisa Zavogiannis, TBI Special Agents are investigating an officer-involved shooting that occurred Monday morning in Warren … Continue reading TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Warren County

Grundy County Deputy Charged in 2017 Officer-Involved Shooting

COOKEVILLE – An officer-involved shooting investigation in Grundy County by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the indictment of a deputy, charged with voluntary manslaughter. At the request of 12th District Attorney General Michael Taylor, on December 24, 2017, TBI Special Agents responded to an officer-involved shooting that occurred around … Continue reading Grundy County Deputy Charged in 2017 Officer-Involved Shooting

TBI Announces 2019 Missing Children’s Day Poster Contest

NASHVILLE – The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation is calling on all 5th graders, from across the state, to participate in 2019 National Missing Children’s Day poster contest! The annual contest, sponsored by the United States Department of Justice, strives to demonstrate America’s united effort to bring missing children home safely, while highlighting the importance of … Continue reading TBI Announces 2019 Missing Children’s Day Poster Contest

TBI Announces Job Openings for Three Positions

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation seeks interested and qualified candidates for the following open positions: FORENSIC TECHNICIAN EVIDENCE RECEIVING TBI HEADQUARTERS 1 VACANCY JOB DUTIES Responsible for receiving forensic evidence into the laboratory from law enforcement officers. Enters data, including demographic case data and laboratory test assignments using the Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS). Distributes … Continue reading TBI Announces Job Openings for Three Positions

Jackson County Man Indicted in TBI Child Pornography Investigation

NASHVILLE – Special Agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, with the assistance of the Jackson County Sheriff’s Department, have obtained indictments for a Jackson County man accused of possessing child pornography. After receiving information from the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children, TBI Agents began investigating Patrick Timothy Sheehan (DOB 9-3-56) in July … Continue reading Jackson County Man Indicted in TBI Child Pornography Investigation

McMinnville Man Arrested, Charged with Arson

COOKEVILLE – A joint investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, the Warren County Sheriff’s Department, and Tennessee Fire Investigation Services has resulted in the indictment of a McMinnville man on an arson charge. On March 22nd, TBI Special Agents joined investigators from Warren County and Fire Investigation Services in responding to … Continue reading McMinnville Man Arrested, Charged with Arson