Shelbyville Caregiver Charged with Abuse, Neglect of Elderly Adults

 BEDFORD COUNTY – An investigation by special agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation Medicaid Fraud Control Division, along with other agencies, has resulted in the arrest of a Shelbyville man, charged with the abuse and neglect of elderly patients. In January, at the referral of Adult Protective Services, agents joined that agency and the … Continue reading Shelbyville Caregiver Charged with Abuse, Neglect of Elderly Adults

Ongoing Drug Investigation Leads to Arrests in Benton County

CAMDEN – A joint investigation by special agents with the Drug Investigation Division of the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, 24th Judicial District Drug Task Force, and Huntingdon Police Department has resulted in the arrest of two individuals on multiple drug and weapons charges. As part of the ongoing investigation into drug activity in Benton County, … Continue reading Ongoing Drug Investigation Leads to Arrests in Benton County

Two Indicted in 2021 Murder of Tiptonville Woman

TIPTONVILLE – An investigation by special agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the indictments and arrests of two individuals in connection with the January 2021 murder of Birdie Mae Terry in Tiptonville. On January 10, 2021, at the request of 29th Judicial District Attorney General Danny Goodman, agents began investigating the … Continue reading Two Indicted in 2021 Murder of Tiptonville Woman

TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Metro Nashville

At the request of 20th Judicial District Attorney General Glenn Funk, and per a memorandum of understanding, TBI special agents are investigating the circumstances leading to an officer-involved shooting that occurred Saturday evening in Davidson County. Preliminary information indicates that around 6 p.m., two officers with the Metropolitan Nashville Police Department responded to an area … Continue reading TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Metro Nashville

TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting Incident in Metro Nashville

UPDATED 11:50a 11/13/22: The deceased individual has been identified as Senquarius Demonta Williams, DOB 05/19/1996. At the request of 20th Judicial District Attorney General Glenn Funk and per a memorandum of understanding, TBI special agents continue to investigate the circumstances that led to an overnight shooting in Madison involving officers with the Metropolitan Nashville Police Department. … Continue reading TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting Incident in Metro Nashville

NOW HIRING: Seven New Positions Open at TBI Headquarters in Nashville!

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation seeks interested and qualified candidates for the following open positions at our Headquarters in Nashville. CJIS SUPERVISORLaw Enforcement Support Unit Monthly Salary: $3,534 – $5,653 Job Duties: Supervises trainers and auditors, assists auditors and local agencies with their audit process or findings. Responsible for database maintenance and overseeing NexTEST, NCIC … Continue reading NOW HIRING: Seven New Positions Open at TBI Headquarters in Nashville!

Memphis Woman Indicted, Charged Following TennCare Billing Investigation

MEMPHIS – An investigation by special agents with the Medicaid Fraud Control Division of the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the indictment and arrest of a Memphis caregiver accused of submitting overlapping timesheets for services to TennCare recipients. In January, at the request of the Division of TennCare’s Office of Program Integrity Unit, … Continue reading Memphis Woman Indicted, Charged Following TennCare Billing Investigation

Tennessee Achieves Top National Ranking In Efforts To Curb Sex Trafficking

NASHVILLE – Tennessee’s comprehensive efforts to address sex trafficking have again been ranked as best in the nation by a leading organization. The collaborative efforts of several agencies on child and youth sex trafficking were highlighted this week during the release of the State Report Cards by Shared Hope International, an agency committed to bring … Continue reading Tennessee Achieves Top National Ranking In Efforts To Curb Sex Trafficking

TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Johnson City

UPDATED 11/9/22: The deceased individual has been identified as Kenneth L. Collins (DOB: 2/8/78). At the request of 1st Judicial District Attorney General Steven Finney, TBI agents are investigating the circumstances leading to an officer-involved shooting that occurred Monday night in Johnson City. Preliminary information indicates that just before 7:00 p.m., officers with the Johnson … Continue reading TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Johnson City

TennCare Fraud Investigation Leads to Arrest of Memphis Woman

MEMPHIS – A former care worker accused of submitting false timesheets has been arrested following an investigation by special agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation’s Medicaid Fraud Control Division. In August, after receiving information from a TennCare contracted managed care organization, TBI agents began an investigation into fraudulent time sheets submitted for in-home care … Continue reading TennCare Fraud Investigation Leads to Arrest of Memphis Woman