Linden Man Charged in Henderson County Murder, Arson

UPDATED 8:20p CT 2/10/17:  The victim who was found deceased inside the residence has been positively identified as William Jack Ferguson, DOB 2/25/1985. JACKSON – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the arrest of a Linden man on charges of murder and arson related to a fatal … Continue reading Linden Man Charged in Henderson County Murder, Arson

Now Hiring! Special Agent – Forensic Scientist (3 Positions) & Training Officer

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation seeks interested and qualified candidates for the following open positions: TBI Special Agent - Forensic Scientist 1 Knoxville Crime Lab Drug Chemistry: 1 Position Toxicology: 1 Position JOB DUTIES Responsible for analyzing physical, biological, or chemical evidence submitted to the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation; and composing technical laboratory reports describing … Continue reading Now Hiring! Special Agent – Forensic Scientist (3 Positions) & Training Officer

Jackson Man Arrested in Michigan, Charged in Weekend Armory Shooting

UPDATED at 11:35 am February 2 with booking photo. JACKSON – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the arrest of a Jackson man who is charged in a weekend shooting in Brownsville that injured 10 people. At the request of 28th District Attorney General Garry Brown, TBI … Continue reading Jackson Man Arrested in Michigan, Charged in Weekend Armory Shooting

42 Arrested in Memphis Human Trafficking Operation

MEMPHIS – A three-day operation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and partner agencies to combat human trafficking in Memphis has resulted in the arrest of 42 individuals on prostitution-related charges; 38 men and four women. Eight men responding to the ads tried to buy sex from a minor. The Memphis anti-trafficking … Continue reading 42 Arrested in Memphis Human Trafficking Operation

TBI Arrests, Charges Two Men in Covington Home Invasion Homicide

MEMPHIS – Special Agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation have arrested and charged two men in the ongoing investigation into a home invasion and homicide in Covington earlier this month. At the request of 25th District Attorney General Mike Dunavant, TBI Agents began investigating the death of Timothy Edwards on January 19th, shortly after … Continue reading TBI Arrests, Charges Two Men in Covington Home Invasion Homicide

TBI Agents Investigating Henderson County Officer-Involved Shooting

UPDATED: 1:00 PM CST, January 11, 2017 At the request of 26th District Attorney General Jerry Woodall, TBI Agents are investigating the circumstances surrounding an officer-involved shooting that occurred late Tuesday night in Henderson County. Preliminary information indicates two deputies from the Henderson County Sheriff's Office responded to a home located at 50 Tumbleweed Drive in … Continue reading TBI Agents Investigating Henderson County Officer-Involved Shooting

New Billboards Launch in TBI’s Ongoing Human Trafficking Awareness Campaign

NASHVILLE – Beginning today, drivers on major roads across the state of Tennessee will see a set of new billboards as part of the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation’s efforts to address the issue of human trafficking. The billboards, part of the agency’s ongoing ‘IT Has To Stop’ campaign, are designed to encourage people to visit … Continue reading New Billboards Launch in TBI’s Ongoing Human Trafficking Awareness Campaign

Hardeman County Man Charged in Savannah homicide

JACKSON – A joint investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and officers from several other west Tennessee law enforcement agencies has resulted in the arrest of a Pocahontas man on a charge of first degree murder.                                                                    At the request of the office of 24th District Attorney General Matt Stowe, TBI Special … Continue reading Hardeman County Man Charged in Savannah homicide

Shelby County Man Charged in Tipton County Double Homicide

JACKSON – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and detectives with the Tipton County Sheriff’s Office has resulted in the arrest of a second individual in connection with a double homicide in July.                                                                    At the request of 25th District Attorney General Mike Dunavant, TBI Special Agents joined the Tipton County … Continue reading Shelby County Man Charged in Tipton County Double Homicide

Woman Indicted, Accused of Giving False Information in Shooting Case

  JACKSON – Special Agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation have obtained indictments for an Oakland woman accused of providing authorities false information during a shooting investigation. At the request of 25th District Attorney General Mike Dunavant, TBI Special Agents joined the Fayette County Sheriff’s Department in the investigation into a shooting that occurred … Continue reading Woman Indicted, Accused of Giving False Information in Shooting Case