TBI Top 10 Fugitive Captured in Chattanooga

CHATTANOOGA - A fugitive on the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation’s Top 10 Most Wanted list, Christopher Christian Padgett, was captured Friday morning in Chattanooga. Padgett was located early this morning at a residence on South Street in Chattanooga. He was arrested by TBI Special Agents, marshals with the U.S. Marshals Service Smoky Mountain Fugitive Task … Continue reading TBI Top 10 Fugitive Captured in Chattanooga

Hamilton County Deputy Indicted on Charges of Sexual Exploitation of a Minor

NASHVILLE – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation’s Technical Services Unit has resulted in the indictment of a Hamilton County Sheriff’s Deputy on charges of sexual exploitation of a minor.      On June 22nd, TBI Special Agents received information from the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children. That tip indicated … Continue reading Hamilton County Deputy Indicted on Charges of Sexual Exploitation of a Minor

Jailer Jailed Following TBI/Sheriff’s Office Misconduct Case

CHATTANOOGA – In a joint investigation, Agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the Hamilton County Sheriff’s Office have obtained an indictment for a jail employee accused of misconduct. At the request of 11th District Attorney General Neil Pinkston, TBI Special Agents joined the case into Steven Ward on October 2nd. During the course … Continue reading Jailer Jailed Following TBI/Sheriff’s Office Misconduct Case