TBI Releases 2019 Law Enforcement-Related Death Study

NASHVILLE – Today, the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation released a comprehensive study detailing law enforcement-related deaths that occurred in the state in 2019. The report, released in accordance to the requirements in Tennessee Code Annotated 38-10-102, uses established definitions and methodology and provides information on qualifying incidents submitted by the state’s law enforcement agencies. Data … Continue reading TBI Releases 2019 Law Enforcement-Related Death Study

Camden Woman Arrested, Charged in Double Homicide

CAMDEN – A joint investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the Camden Police Department has resulted in the arrest of a Camden woman on charges connected to a double homicide. At the request of 24th District Attorney General Matt Stowe, today, TBI Agents joined the investigation into a double homicide … Continue reading Camden Woman Arrested, Charged in Double Homicide

Hardin County Man Arrested, Charged with Aggravated Arson

COUNCE – Special Agent Fire Investigators from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation have arrested and charged a Hardin County Man in connection with a fire at a residence in Counce, in which two individuals were inside. TBI Agents along with the Hardin County Fire Department began investigating the fire in the 900 block of Damron … Continue reading Hardin County Man Arrested, Charged with Aggravated Arson

TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Dyer County

At the request of 29th District Attorney General Danny Goodman, TBI Agents are investigating the circumstances leading to an officer-involved shooting that occurred in Dyer County. Preliminary information indicates that at approximately 5:47 p.m. Wednesday, the Dyer County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a man threatening an individual with a weapon in the 1200 … Continue reading TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Dyer County

Now Hiring! TBI Announces Three Open Positions

The TBI seeks interested and qualified candidates for the following open positions:   TBI MEDICAID FRAUD AUDITOR Medicaid Fraud Control Division 1 Vacancy TBI Headquarters, Davidson County  Job Duties: Requests TennCare claims billing information and summary reports at the request of Medicaid Fraud TBI Special Agents for the purpose of investigative support. Compiles and audits … Continue reading Now Hiring! TBI Announces Three Open Positions

Drug Investigation Leads to Seizure of Suspected Fentanyl, Newbern Man Arrested

NEWBERN – An investigation by Special Agents with the Drug Investigation Division of the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the arrest of a Newbern man on weapon and drug charges. Thursday, as part of an ongoing drug investigation, TBI Agents along with Agents from the 27th Judicial District Drug Task Force, Agents from … Continue reading Drug Investigation Leads to Seizure of Suspected Fentanyl, Newbern Man Arrested

Benton County Doctor Indicted on 20 Counts

CAMDEN – 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 Camden doctor on multiple charges of TennCare Fraud. At the request of 24th District Attorney General Matt Stowe in May of 2016, TBI Agents began investigating allegations … Continue reading Benton County Doctor Indicted on 20 Counts

Selmer Police Chief Indicted, Charged with Official Misconduct

SELMER – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation Criminal Investigation Division has resulted in the indictment of Selmer Police Chief Elmer Neal Burks on two counts. On December 11th, 2019, 25th District Attorney General Mark Davidson requested the TBI investigate the theft of a cell phone held as seized property … Continue reading Selmer Police Chief Indicted, Charged with Official Misconduct

Camden Man Arrested, Charged with First Degree Murder

Updated 2/12/20 at 10:01 a.m. - The deceased individual has been identified as Ryan Elizabeth Mills (DOB: 4/11/90) of Bruceton. CARROLL COUNTY – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, along with other Carroll County fire and law enforcement agencies, has resulted in the arrest of a Camden man on a … Continue reading Camden Man Arrested, Charged with First Degree Murder

Second Man Indicted, Arrested in Deadly 2019 Ripley Shooting

RIPLEY – An ongoing investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, the Ripley Police Department, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, and U.S. Marshals Gulf Coast Regional Fugitive Task Force has resulted in a second arrest in connection with a 2019 double shooting in Ripley. On April 21, 2019, at … Continue reading Second Man Indicted, Arrested in Deadly 2019 Ripley Shooting