TBI Charges Subject in Decatur County Officer-Involved Shooting

PARSONS – Special Agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation have arrested and charged a subject accused of fleeing law enforcement officers attempting to arrest him. On December 2nd, at the request of 24th District Attorney General Matt Stowe, TBI Agents began investigating an officer-involved shooting in Decatur County, involving Deputy Marshals with the U.S. … Continue reading TBI Charges Subject in Decatur County Officer-Involved Shooting

Former National Guard Recruiter Indicted, Accused of Sexual Misconduct with Juveniles

CLAIBORNE COUNTY – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the arrest of a Knoxville man on multiple counts of statutory rape by an authority figure. In September, at the request of 8th District Attorney General Jared Effler, TBI Agents joined the New Tazewell Police Department in investigating … Continue reading Former National Guard Recruiter Indicted, Accused of Sexual Misconduct with Juveniles

Joint Investigation Yields Arrest in 22-Year-Old Murder Case

MCMINNVILLE – A joint investigation by the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, the McMinnville Police Department, the Warren County Sheriff’s Office, and the Office of the 31st District Attorney General has led to the indictment of a man in connection to the death of his mother in 1996. On December 23, 1996, officers found the body … Continue reading Joint Investigation Yields Arrest in 22-Year-Old Murder Case

Former Rhea County Deputy Indicted, Charged in Rape of Teenager

DAYTON – Special Agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation have obtained indictments for a former deputy of the Rhea County Sheriff’s Department who stands accused of having an inappropriate sexual relationship with a teenager. On May 1st, at the request of 12th District Attorney General J. Michael Taylor, TBI Agents began investigating an alleged … Continue reading Former Rhea County Deputy Indicted, Charged in Rape of Teenager

Now Hiring! TBI Special Agent Criminal Investigator (2 positions)

The TBI seeks interested and qualified candidates for the following open positions: TBI SPECIAL AGENT CRIMINAL INVESTIGATOR 1 Technical Services Unit – Digital Forensics TBI Headquarters Davidson County Job Duties: Conducts investigations in which computers, cell phones, or digital media were used during the commission of a crime.  Digital Forensics Special Agent-Criminal Investigators acquire digital … Continue reading Now Hiring! TBI Special Agent Criminal Investigator (2 positions)

TBI Agents Investigate Officer-Involved Shooting in Decatur County

PARSONS - At the request of 24th District Attorney General Matt Stowe, TBI Special Agents are investigating the circumstances leading to an officer-involved shooting that occurred Monday evening in Parsons. Preliminary information indicates that as members of the U.S. Marshals Gulf Coast Regional Fugitive Task Force were attempting to take an individual into custody, for … Continue reading TBI Agents Investigate Officer-Involved Shooting in Decatur County

TBI and Brownsville PD Request Help Identifying Gunman

Update: 12/2/19 at 6:29 p.m. CT - Video of the suspect walking near the victims' home is now available.  Special Agents are asking that the public closely watch the person walking.  If anything about the man is familiar - the way he walks, his clothing, etc. - please, call 1-800-TBI-FIND. BROWNSVILLE – Special Agents with … Continue reading TBI and Brownsville PD Request Help Identifying Gunman

Smithville Man Arrested on Arson Charge

DeKALB COUNTY – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and fire investigators with the Department of Commerce and Insurance resulted in the arrest of a Smithville man on an arson charge. On July 2, 2016, fire investigators responded to a fire scene at Old Bildad Road in Smithville. During the … Continue reading Smithville Man Arrested on Arson Charge

TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Greeneville

Updated 11/27/19 at 8:20 a.m. ET: The individual involved in this incident has died. He’s been identified as Hollis Lewis (DOB 02/06/68), of Bybee TN. At the request of 3rd District Attorney General Dan Armstrong, TBI Agents are investigating the circumstances leading to an officer-involved shooting that occurred Tuesday evening in Greeneville. Preliminary information indicates … Continue reading TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Greeneville

Rocky Top Man Arrested, Charged in Shooting Death of Neighbor

ANDERSON COUNTY – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the Rocky Top Police Department has resulted in an arrest in connection to a deadly shooting that occurred in Rocky Top Saturday morning. At the request of 7th District Attorney General Dave Clark, TBI Agents joined the Rocky Top Police Department … Continue reading Rocky Top Man Arrested, Charged in Shooting Death of Neighbor