TBI Accepting Applications for Knoxville Citizens’ Academy

Want to learn more about the work we do at the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation? We are now taking applications for the 2019 TBI Citizens’ Academy in Knoxville. The four-week academy will take place in March at the TBI Office in Knoxville. The TBI Citizens’ Academy was designed to develop a better understanding and awareness … Continue reading TBI Accepting Applications for Knoxville Citizens’ Academy

Now Hiring! TBI Job Openings Announced in Knoxville Crime Lab

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation seeks interested and qualified candidates for the following open positions: TBI SPECIAL AGENT-FORENSIC SCIENTIST 1 KNOXVILLE CRIME LABORATORY A total of 2 vacancies are available in the following units: Unit Number of Vacancies Forensic Biology 1 Forensic Chemistry 1 JOB DUTIES Responsible for analyzing physical, biological, or chemical evidence submitted … Continue reading Now Hiring! TBI Job Openings Announced in Knoxville Crime Lab

TBI Top 10 Fugitive Captured in Blount County

KNOXVILLE – A man who was added to the TBI’s ‘Top 10 Most Wanted’ list Friday is now in custody. Ronnie Lucas Wilson was captured this morning. Wilson (DOB 4-7-86) was wanted by the Knoxville Police Department and the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation to face a charge of Attempted First Degree Murder of a police … Continue reading TBI Top 10 Fugitive Captured in Blount County

Knoxville Man Added to TBI’s ‘Top 10 Most Wanted’ List

KNOXVILLE – The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has a new addition to its ‘Top 10 Most Wanted’ list: Ronnie Lucas Wilson. Wilson (DOB 4-7-86) is wanted by the Knoxville Police Department and the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation to face a charge of Attempted First Degree Murder of a police officer. On January 11th, a Knoxville … Continue reading Knoxville Man Added to TBI’s ‘Top 10 Most Wanted’ List

Joint Investigation Results in Four Arrests, Seizure of Drugs, Cash, Weapons

KNOXVILLE – A joint investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, Union County Sheriff’s Office, Maynardville Police Department, Knoxville Police Department, 4th Judicial District Drug Task Force, 8th Judicial District Attorney’s Office and the Drug Enforcement Administration has resulted in four arrests and the seizure of a substantial amount of marijuana and … Continue reading Joint Investigation Results in Four Arrests, Seizure of Drugs, Cash, Weapons

TBI Top Ten Most Wanted Fugitive Arrested in Chattanooga

NASHVILLE – A man from Knoxville who was added to the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation’s Top Ten Most Wanted list on May 19th was arrested Tuesday afternoon in Chattanooga. Marquez Travell Billingsley, 18, was taken into custody by Agents with the TBI, U.S. Marshals and officers with the Chattanooga Police Department. The apprehension was made … Continue reading TBI Top Ten Most Wanted Fugitive Arrested in Chattanooga

32 Arrested in Knoxville Human Trafficking Operation

KNOXVILLE – A three-day operation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and detectives with the Knoxville Police Department to combat human trafficking in Knoxville has resulted in the arrest of 32 men and women on prostitution and human trafficking-related charges. Two of the men, including a children’s minister, responded to ads for … Continue reading 32 Arrested in Knoxville Human Trafficking Operation

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)

Knoxville Man Captured Hours After Being Added to TBI Top Ten Most Wanted List

KNOXVILLE – A Knoxville man who was added to the TBI’s Top Ten Most Wanted list earlier today was captured tonight, not far from the scene of the initial crime. William Henry Leonard was arrested without incident after Knoxville Police Department officers received a tip as to his location. Officers responded to 1100 Townview Drive … Continue reading Knoxville Man Captured Hours After Being Added to TBI Top Ten Most Wanted List