Former Assistant Jail Administrator Charged with Assault, Official Oppression

CLAIBORNE COUNTY – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the indictment of the former assistant jail administrator in Claiborne County. Last month, at the request of 8th District Attorney General Jared Effler, TBI Special Agents began investigating an alleged assault of an inmate at the Claiborne County … Continue reading Former Assistant Jail Administrator Charged with Assault, Official Oppression

Former Corrections Officer Indicted, Accused of Assault and False Reporting

JOHNSON CITY – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the indictment of a former Sullivan County corrections officer on charges of assault and providing false information. On March 12th, at the request of 2nd District Attorney General Barry Staubus, TBI Special Agents began investigating Jeri Dawn Patrick (DOB … Continue reading Former Corrections Officer Indicted, Accused of Assault and False Reporting

Memphis Man Indicted, Arrested For Abusing A Patient

MEMPHIS – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation’s Medicaid Fraud Control Unit has resulted in the indictment, arrest of a Memphis man for the abuse and mistreatment of a patient. In October 2017, TBI’s Medicaid Fraud Control Unit began an investigation into the actions of Dominique Cooper, DOB 3/20/1985. Allegations … Continue reading Memphis Man Indicted, Arrested For Abusing A Patient

Former Corrections Officer Indicted, Accused of Assaulting Inmate

CHATTANOOGA – Special Agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation have obtained an indictment for a Jasper man, who stands accused of assaulting a jail inmate while on-duty as a corrections officer in Marion County. At the request of 12th District Attorney General Mike Taylor, TBI Agents began investigating an alleged assault of an inmate … Continue reading Former Corrections Officer Indicted, Accused of Assaulting Inmate

Former South Pittsburg Police Officer Arrested on Assault Charges

  CHATTANOOGA – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the arrest of a former South Pittsburg police officer, who has been charged with assault and official misconduct. At the request of 12th District Attorney General J. Michael Taylor, on October 10, 2017, TBI Special Agents began investigating … Continue reading Former South Pittsburg Police Officer Arrested on Assault Charges

Woman Arrested, Accused of Pointing Gun at Police Officers

NASHVILLE – Special Agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation have obtained indictments for a woman accused of pointing a gun at two police officers, resulting in an officer-involved shooting earlier this year in Robertson County. At the request of 19th District Attorney General John Carney, TBI Agents began investigating an officer-involved shooting in White … Continue reading Woman Arrested, Accused of Pointing Gun at Police Officers

Corrections Officer Arrested, Accused of Assaulting Inmate

NASHVILLE – Special Agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation have obtained an indictment for a corrections officer accused of assaulting an inmate under her supervision. At the request of 23rd District Attorney General Ray Crouch, TBI Agents began investigating Teresa Maria Howell (DOB 6-30-63) on June 19th. During the course of the investigation, Agents … Continue reading Corrections Officer Arrested, Accused of Assaulting Inmate

Former Sullivan County Corrections Officer Indicted on Assault Charges

JOHNSON CITY – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the indictment of a former Sullivan County Corrections Officer on assault charges. On January 24th, at the request of 2nd District Attorney General Barry Staubus, TBI Special Agents began investigating the circumstances surrounding an incident that occurred at … Continue reading Former Sullivan County Corrections Officer Indicted on Assault Charges

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

4 County Correction Officers, 1 Inmate Indicted in 2 TBI Jail Assault Cases

COOKEVILLE – In two separate cases, Special Agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation have obtained indictments for a total of five individuals in connection to allegations of the mistreatment of inmates in the Morgan County Jail. In the first case, which began November 24, 2015 at the request of 9th District Attorney General Russell … Continue reading 4 County Correction Officers, 1 Inmate Indicted in 2 TBI Jail Assault Cases