5-11-16 AMBER Alert Update: Carlie Trent

A Middle and East Tennessee AMBER Alert, issued by the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation on behalf of the Rogersville Police Department, remains in effect for 9-year-old Carlie Marie Trent. On Wednesday afternoon, May 4th,  her uncle by marriage, Gary Simpson, removed Carlie from school under false pretenses. He currently has no custodial rights to Carlie. … Continue reading 5-11-16 AMBER Alert Update: Carlie Trent

AMBER Alert Update: Carlie Trent

A Middle and East Tennessee AMBER Alert, issued by the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation on behalf of the Rogersville Police Department, remains in effect for 9-year-old Carlie Marie Trent. Carlie was removed from school Wednesday afternoon  by her uncle by marriage, Gary Simpson, under false pretenses. He has no custodial rights to Carlie. Currently their … Continue reading AMBER Alert Update: Carlie Trent

TBI Top Ten Fugitive Captured in Ohio; Missing Child Recovered

NASHVILLE – A Knoxville man who was added to the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation’s Top Ten Most Wanted fugitive list Thursday morning was captured in Ohio, just hours after being added to the list. Tyler Ward Enix, 36, who is the father of the subject of an AMBER Alert issued Wednesday, was captured this morning … Continue reading TBI Top Ten Fugitive Captured in Ohio; Missing Child Recovered

UPDATE: Tennessee Statewide AMBER Alert (Brooklynne Enix)

KNOXVILLE – The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation continues to seek the public’s assistance in locating two-year-old Brooklynne Enix, currently missing from Knoxville, Tennessee and the subject of a Tennessee statewide AMBER Alert. Earlier today, officers from Knoxville Police discovered the body of Brooklynne’s mother in her residence. The investigation led the police department to issue … Continue reading UPDATE: Tennessee Statewide AMBER Alert (Brooklynne Enix)

TBI Issues AMBER Alert for 16-year old Harlea Hunter Webster

An East Tennessee AMBER Alert has been issued for the Knoxville Police Department for 16 year-old Harlea Hunter Webster. She is a white female, 5'4" tall, 100lbs, blue eyes and now has black hair. She was last seen wearing a red shirt, gray jacket, gray sweat pants, and a dark gray beanie cap. Harlea was … Continue reading TBI Issues AMBER Alert for 16-year old Harlea Hunter Webster

Fugitive Charged with Sex Offender Registry Violations

JOHNSON CITY – A joint investigation involving the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, the U.S. Marshals Service and the Surgoinsville Police Department has resulted in the arrest of a Morristown man who has been a fugitive for more than two weeks on outstanding warrants for violating the sex offender registry. At the request of 3rd District … Continue reading Fugitive Charged with Sex Offender Registry Violations

East Tennessee AMBER Alert issued for the Meigs County Sheriff’s Department

An East Tennessee AMBER Alert is being issued for the Meigs County Sheriff’s Department for 5 year-old Leland Merle Thurman. He is a white male, 3’0ft tall, weighing 42 lbs with blonde hair and was last seen wearing a black jacket and black shoes. He will be carrying a gray and red backpack. His guardian … Continue reading East Tennessee AMBER Alert issued for the Meigs County Sheriff’s Department

Tennessee’s AMBER Alert system remains operational through federal government shutdown

Tennessee's AMBER Alert system remains operational through the federal government shutdown. Administered by the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, the AMBER Alert program is a state program supported by the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children. The state program is unaffected by the status of the Department of Justice's informational website.

TBI has issued a Statewide AMBER Alert for 11 year-old Benjamin Tipton

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has issued a Statewide AMBER Alert for the Spring Hill Police Department for 11-year old Benjamin Ross Tipton. Benjamin was last seen  leaving his Spring Hill home on a blue bicycle at approximately 2:30 pm, September 17th, 2013. His bicycle was located at the Kroger in Spring Hill, Tennessee. Benjamin … Continue reading TBI has issued a Statewide AMBER Alert for 11 year-old Benjamin Tipton

TBI issues AMBER Alert for missing Florida children Chase and Cole Hakken

Nashville, Tenn. - The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation is issuing a statewide AMBER Alert for the Florida Department of Law Enforcement for four year old Cole Hakken and two year old Chase Hakken. The children were kidnapped from their custodial maternal grandmother in Tampa, Florida on April 3, 2013. They are possibly with their biological … Continue reading TBI issues AMBER Alert for missing Florida children Chase and Cole Hakken