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

TBI Accepting Applications for Knoxville Citizens’ Academy

Want to learn more about the work we do at the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation? We are now taking applications for the 2020 TBI Citizens’ Academy held in East Tennessee. The four-week academy will take place in March at the TBI Office in Knoxville. The TBI Citizens’ Academy was designed to develop a better understanding … Continue reading TBI Accepting Applications for Knoxville Citizens’ Academy

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

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