Rutherford County Woman Indicted on Theft Charge

RUTHERFORD COUNTY – A Rutherford County woman has been arrested after being indicted on a theft charge, following an investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation. At the request of 16th District Attorney General Jennings Jones, in August 2019, TBI Agents began investigating a complaint of theft from an extermination company based … Continue reading Rutherford County Woman Indicted on Theft Charge

NOW HIRING: Special Agent-Forensic Scientist 1, Uniformed Officer, Medicaid Fraud Nurse Consultant

TBI SPECIAL AGENT-FORENSIC SCIENTIST 1 Firearms Unit, DNA Unit Location:  Memphis Crime Laboratory Monthly Salary:  $3,777 - $5,860 Job Duties: Responsible for analyzing physical, biological, or chemical evidence submitted to the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation; and composing technical laboratory reports describing the results of tests.  Uses and maintains advanced scientific instrumentation. Consults with criminal court … Continue reading NOW HIRING: Special Agent-Forensic Scientist 1, Uniformed Officer, Medicaid Fraud Nurse Consultant

TBI Special Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Roane County

UPDATED 7/13/20 at 3p.m. central time: The deceased individual has been identified as Glynn Farse Young, DOB 07/31/1960, of McMinnville. At the request of 9th District Attorney General Russell Johnson, TBI Special Agents are investigating the circumstances of an officer-involved shooting that occurred Monday morning in Roane County. Preliminary information from the scene indicates that … Continue reading TBI Special Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Roane County

Paris Man Charged in Bruceton Stabbing

BRUCETON – A joint investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, the Carroll County Sheriff’s Office, the Bruceton Police Department, and the Henry County Sheriff’s Office has resulted in the arrest of a Paris man on charges including aggravated assault. At the request of the office of the 24th District Attorney General, … Continue reading Paris Man Charged in Bruceton Stabbing

Two Charged in Lauderdale County Murder

RIPLEY – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the Lauderdale County Sheriff’s Office has resulted in the arrest of two individuals from Ripley on charges ranging from First Degree Murder to Accessory After the Fact. At the request of 25th District Attorney General Mark Davidson, Wednesday, Agents joined the … Continue reading Two Charged in Lauderdale County Murder

TBI Special Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in McMinn County

At the request of 10th District Attorney General Steve Crump, TBI Special Agents are investigating the circumstances that led to an officer-involved shooting that occurred Tuesday evening in Etowah. Preliminary information from the scene indicates that around 7 p.m., Agents with the 10th Judicial Drug Task Force arrived at a residence on County Road 909 … Continue reading TBI Special Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in McMinn County

Decherd Man Charged in Weekend Homicide

FRANKLIN COUNTY – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation into a homicide over the weekend has resulted in the arrest of a Decherd man. On July 4th, at the request of 12th District Attorney General J. Michael Taylor, TBI Special Agents began investigating a fatal shooting in Decherd. Just before … Continue reading Decherd Man Charged in Weekend Homicide

TBI Releases Annual ‘Crime In Tennessee’ Report

NASHVILLE – Today, the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation released its 2019 ‘Crime in Tennessee’ publication, which details the volume and nature of crime, as reported by the state’s law enforcement agencies. The report compiles data submitted to TBI’s Tennessee Incident-Based Reporting System (TIBRS). Among the report’s findings: The number of Group A offenses, generally considered … Continue reading TBI Releases Annual ‘Crime In Tennessee’ Report

NOW HIRING: Business Tech Support – Intermediate

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation seeks interested and qualified candidates for the following open position. BUSINESS TECH SUPPORT-INTERMEDIATE Technology and Innovation Division Location: Jackson Field Office, Madison County Monthly Salary: $3,365 - $5,385 Job Duties: Learns the technical and business functions of program areas in order to provide hardware and software technical support.  Completes all … Continue reading NOW HIRING: Business Tech Support – Intermediate

Man Arrested in Texas, Charged After Woman’s Body Discovered in Floating Container

Updated: 6/25/20 at 11:03 a.m. - The victim has been identified as Traci Leigh Jones (DOB: 6/15/79) of Arlington, Texas. PARIS – A joint investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, Kentucky State Police, Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife, Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency, the Henry County Sheriff’s Office, and the Texas … Continue reading Man Arrested in Texas, Charged After Woman’s Body Discovered in Floating Container