TBI Releases Annual Hate Crime & LEOKA Reports

NASHVILLE – Today, the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation released two publications, detailing the volume and nature of hate crime in Tennessee and violence directed toward the state’s law enforcement officers. Among the findings of ‘Tennessee Hate Crime 2018’: Overall, the number of incidents indicated as bias-motivated increased by 1.0%. Property-crime related offenses accounted for 24.9%, … Continue reading TBI Releases Annual Hate Crime & LEOKA Reports

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Jackson-Madison County Saturation by Multiple Agencies Nets 33 Arrests

JACKSON – A multi-agency, two-day operation focusing on illegal drug and gang activity in the city of Jackson and Madison County has resulted in the arrest or citation of 33 individuals.  The charges include attempted murder, reentering the United States after being removed for committing felonies, drug possession and weapons counts.  Four weapons and various … Continue reading Jackson-Madison County Saturation by Multiple Agencies Nets 33 Arrests

Authorities Seek Information About Kidnapping Suspect Possibly Connected to Additional Crimes

NASHVILLE – The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the Clarksville Police Department are seeking the public’s assistance in an ongoing investigation into a man who may be connected to more than the one crime for which he already faces charges. At the request of 19th District Attorney General John Carney, TBI Agents joined the investigation … Continue reading Authorities Seek Information About Kidnapping Suspect Possibly Connected to Additional Crimes

TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Bristol

Updated 06/07/19 at 2:35 p.m. ET: The individual involved in this incident has died. He's been identified as Jason Nash (DOB 04/24/73), of Bristol. At the request of 2nd District Attorney General Barry Staubus, TBI Agents are investigating the circumstances surrounding an officer-involved shooting that occurred Friday morning in Bristol. Preliminary information indicates that just … Continue reading TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Bristol

TBI Job Opening: Forensic Technician / TBI Headquarters

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation is seeking interested and qualified candidates for the following open position. FORENSIC TECHNICIAN EVIDENCE RECEIVING, TBI HEADQUARTERS 1 VACANCY JOB DUTIES Responsible for receiving forensic evidence into the laboratory from law enforcement officers. Enters data, including demographic case data and laboratory test assignments using the Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS). … Continue reading TBI Job Opening: Forensic Technician / TBI Headquarters

South Carthage Murder Investigation Results in Arrests

SMITH COUNTY – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and several other law enforcement agencies has resulted in the arrest of three men in connection to a South Carthage murder in April. At the request of 15th District Attorney General Tommy Thompson, on April 23rd, TBI Agents joined investigators with … Continue reading South Carthage Murder Investigation Results in Arrests

TBI Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting Involving Collierville Police Officers

COLLIERVILLE - At the request of 30th District Attorney General Amy Weirich, TBI Agents are investigating the circumstances surrounding an officer-involved shooting that occurred Monday morning in Collierville involving officers with the Collierville Police Department. Preliminary information indicates the incident began at 8:10 a.m. when officers with the Collierville Police Department responded to a call regarding … Continue reading TBI Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting Involving Collierville Police Officers

Multi-Agency Operation Nets 28 Arrests in Hardin County

UPDATED:  3:27 p.m. 5/30/2019 to include most recent city of residence for individuals, when available, as reported to the Hardin County Jail. SAVANNAH – A multi-agency operation led by Special Agents of the Drug Investigation Division of the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation focusing on illegal drug and gang activity in Hardin County has resulted in … Continue reading Multi-Agency Operation Nets 28 Arrests in Hardin County

Kingsport Man Facing Charges in Officer-Involved Shooting Incident

KINGSPORT – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the arrest of a Kingsport man in connection to an officer-involved shooting that occurred last month. At the request of 2nd District Attorney General Barry Staubus, TBI Special Agents began investigating an officer-involved shooting incident that occurred on April 17th … Continue reading Kingsport Man Facing Charges in Officer-Involved Shooting Incident

Job Openings Announced for Three Positions at TBI Headquarters

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation seeks interested and qualified candidates for the following open positions: INTELLIGENCE ANALYST FUSION CENTER TBI HEADQUARTERS 2 VACANCIES JOB DUTIES Responsible for providing analytical support to federal, state, and local law enforcement agencies statewide and nationwide, in response to requests for assistance. Specifically, provides analytical aid to law enforcement through … Continue reading Job Openings Announced for Three Positions at TBI Headquarters