Roane County Man Charged with Aggravated Assault of an Officer

COOKEVILLE – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and several East Tennessee law enforcement agencies has resulted in the indictment of a Rockwood man on several charges, including aggravated assault of an officer. At the request of 9th District Attorney General Russell Johnson, TBI Special Agents, along with investigators with … Continue reading Roane County Man Charged with Aggravated Assault of an Officer

Johnson City Man Charged with Accessory After the Fact

JOHNSON CITY – Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation arrested a Johnson City man Thursday night and charged him with assisting a fugitive who was later involved in the shooting of an Elizabethton police officer. The Carter County Sheriff’s Office last week received felony warrants from Pulaski County, Virginia, for an individual named … Continue reading Johnson City Man Charged with Accessory After the Fact

Hancock County Man Charged in Murder of his Mother

JOHNSON CITY – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the indictment of a Sneedville man on charges of murdering his mother during the theft of a vehicle. On December 3, 2015, and at the request of 3rd District Attorney General Dan Armstrong, TBI Special Agents joined the … Continue reading Hancock County Man Charged in Murder of his Mother

East Tennessee Mayor, Associate Indicted in TBI Vote Buying Investigation

JOHNSON CITY – Special Agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation have obtained indictments for an elected official and an associate in an ongoing vote buying investigation. At the request of former 3rd District Attorney General Berkeley Bell, TBI Special Agents began investigating Wayland Dean Rhea and Lowell Ray King on July 30, 2014. During … Continue reading East Tennessee Mayor, Associate Indicted in TBI Vote Buying Investigation

Trousdale County Man Arrested on Child Rape Charge

NASHVILLE – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the arrest of a Bethpage man on a child rape charge. At the request of 15th District Attorney General Tommy Thompson, on February 16th, TBI Special Agents began investigating a report of a child rape in Bethpage. During the … Continue reading Trousdale County Man Arrested on Child Rape Charge

Now Hiring! TBI Forensic Scientists, Administrative Services Manager

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation seeks interested and qualified candidates for the following open positions. TBI Special Agent - Forensic Scientist 1 TBI Headquarters, Nashville A total of 2 vacancies are available in the following units: Unit Number of Vacancies Firearms Identification 1 Microanalysis 1 JOB DUTIES Responsible for analyzing physical, biological, or chemical evidence … Continue reading Now Hiring! TBI Forensic Scientists, Administrative Services Manager

Camden Woman Charged with Theft from Former Employer

JACKSON – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in a Benton County woman being indicted on charges of stealing thousands of dollars from her former employer. At the request of 24th District Attorney General Matt Stowe, TBI Special Agents, with the assistance of investigators with the Camden Police … Continue reading Camden Woman Charged with Theft from Former Employer

TBI Case Yields Charges for Man Accused of Threatening Judge

MEMPHIS – Special Agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, working alongside investigators from the Fayette County Sheriff’s Office, have arrested and charged an Oakland man accused of threatening the life of a judge. On Sunday, at the request of 25th District Attorney General Mike Dunavant, TBI Special Agents began investigating allegations of threats against … Continue reading TBI Case Yields Charges for Man Accused of Threatening Judge

Georgia Man Arrested for Human Trafficking, Promoting Prostitution

CHATTANOOGA – An investigation by Special Agents with the Human Trafficking Unit of the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, along with several other agencies, resulted in a Georgia man being arrested on multiple charges, including human trafficking of a 17-year old female. On January 19th, acting on a tip from the nonprofit Second Life Chattanooga, TBI … Continue reading Georgia Man Arrested for Human Trafficking, Promoting Prostitution

Memphis Woman Indicted in TBI Patient Abuse Case

MEMPHIS – Special Agents in the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation’s Medicaid Fraud Control Unit have obtained an indictment for a Memphis woman accused of mistreating a female patient in her care. After receiving information from the Tennessee Department of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities, TBI Special Agents began investigating Tenesha Benjamin on February 27, 2015. During … Continue reading Memphis Woman Indicted in TBI Patient Abuse Case