Middle Tennessee Corrections Officer Charged with Aggravated Assault

CANNON COUNTY – An investigation by special agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the arrest of a Cannon County corrections officer accused of assaulting an ex-girlfriend. On November 18th, at the request of 16th Judicial District Attorney General Jennings Jones, TBI Special Agents began investigating allegations of assault involving Cannon County Corrections … Continue reading Middle Tennessee Corrections Officer Charged with Aggravated Assault

TBI Releases School Crime, Domestic Violence Studies

NASHVILLE – The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation released two new studies today, detailing the volume and nature of crime on school campuses and crime identified as having a domestic violence nexus. Both studies utilize data from the Tennessee Incident Based Reporting System (TIBRS).Among the findings of ‘School Crime 2021’: From 2019 to 2021, 22,855 crimes were … Continue reading TBI Releases School Crime, Domestic Violence Studies

Investigation into Distribution of Meth Leads to Drug, Weapons Seizure and Arrest

CEDAR GROVE – A joint investigation by special agents with the Drug Investigation Division of the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, Memphis Police Department, and Henderson County Sheriff’s Office has resulted in the arrest of a Henderson County man on drug and weapons charges. Since June, agents and officers have investigated Jamie L. Pearson in connection … Continue reading Investigation into Distribution of Meth Leads to Drug, Weapons Seizure and Arrest

Join our Team! New Positions Announced at TBI Headquarters in Nashville

The TBI is seeking interested and qualified candidates for the following open positions at our headquarters in Nashville. CJIS SUPPORT SPECIALIST1 VacancyDavidson County Job Duties:Responsible for conducting Tennessee Incident Based Reporting System (TIBRS)  training and providing assistance to law enforcement agencies with all TIBRS related questions. Teaches TIBRS Data Collection, Reporting Agency Contact (RAC) Orientation, … Continue reading Join our Team! New Positions Announced at TBI Headquarters in Nashville

TennCare Investigation Leads to Arrest of Benefits Recipient

BETHEL SPRINGS – An investigation by special agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation’s Medicaid Fraud Control Division into fraudulent TennCare time sheets has resulted in the arrest of a TennCare recipient in Bethel Springs. In July, after receiving information from the Division of TennCare’s Office of Program Integrity, TBI agents began an investigation into … Continue reading TennCare Investigation Leads to Arrest of Benefits Recipient

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