Now Hiring! TBI Intelligence Analyst

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation seeks interested and qualified candidates for the following open position. INTELLIGENCE ANALYST 2 CRIMINAL INVESTIGATION DIVISION, MEMPHIS FIELD OFFICE  JOB DUTIES Responsible for providing analytical support to Federal, State, and Local law enforcement agencies statewide and nationwide, in response to requests for assistance. Provides assistance in gathering intelligence in the … Continue reading Now Hiring! TBI Intelligence Analyst

Memphis Woman Charged with Adult Abuse

MEMPHIS – Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation’s Medicaid Fraud Control Unit have obtained an indictment for a vocational services employee charged with the abuse of a patient. After receiving information from Adult Protective Services about a complaint of adult abuse, TBI Special Agents began investigating Christina Allen in November 2016. At the … Continue reading Memphis Woman Charged with Adult Abuse

Former Shelby County Caretaker Charged with Abuse of Patient

MEMPHIS – Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation’s Medicaid Fraud Control Unit have obtained an indictment for a former community service counselor who is charged with the abuse of one of his patients. At the request of Adult Protective Services, TBI Special Agents began investigating Jeremiah Chatham in October 2016, on a complaint … Continue reading Former Shelby County Caretaker Charged with Abuse of Patient

Funeral Events Announced for TBI Agent Killed in the Line of Duty

MEMPHIS – Memorial events to honor the life and sacrifice of Tennessee Bureau of Investigation Special Agent De’Greaun Frazier have been finalized for next week. Special Agent Frazier, 35, was one of several Agents working alongside the Metropolitan Narcotics Task Force during an operation Tuesday afternoon when shot by a subject, who was subsequently captured … Continue reading Funeral Events Announced for TBI Agent Killed in the Line of Duty

TBI Case: Attorney Charged, Accused of Forging Client Signatures, Stealing Settlement Funds

MEMPHIS – Ongoing casework by Special Agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in charges for a Memphis attorney, accused of forging signatures and stealing settlement money intended for at least two clients. At the request of 30th District Attorney General Amy Weirich, TBI Special Agents began investigating George Skouteris on May 4, … Continue reading TBI Case: Attorney Charged, Accused of Forging Client Signatures, Stealing Settlement Funds

Former Ministry Prophetess Indicted, Charged in TBI Theft Case

MEMPHIS – Special Agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation have obtained an indictment for a former Memphis woman accused of stealing money intended to fund a summer feeding program for low-income children. On December 4, 2014, at the request of 30th District Attorney General Amy Weirich, TBI Special Agents began investigating an alleged theft … Continue reading Former Ministry Prophetess Indicted, Charged in TBI Theft Case

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

TBI Issues Update in Memphis Officer-Involved Shooting Investigation

Pursuant to a Memorandum of Understanding with the Memphis Police Department and at the request of 30th District Attorney General Amy Weirich, TBI Special Agents continue to investigate the circumstances of an officer-involved shooting that occurred in Memphis Wednesday afternoon. Ongoing investigative efforts indicate the incident began at 2:50 Wednesday afternoon when two Memphis Police … Continue reading TBI Issues Update in Memphis Officer-Involved Shooting Investigation

Collierville Man Indicted on Theft, Money Laundering Charges

MEMPHIS – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the indictment and arrest of a Shelby County man charged with money laundering and theft. At the request of 30th District Attorney General Amy Weirich, TBI Special Agents began investigating Preston Earl Byrd on April 30, 2010. At that … Continue reading Collierville Man Indicted on Theft, Money Laundering Charges

TBI Arrests Youth Counselor Accused of Raping Child in His Care

MEMPHIS – Special Agents in the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation’s Medicaid Fraud Control Unit have arrested a youth behavioral counselor accused of an inappropriate relationship with a juvenile in his care. On February 27th, and at the request of 30th District Attorney General Amy Weirich, TBI Special Agents began investigating a report of alleged sexual … Continue reading TBI Arrests Youth Counselor Accused of Raping Child in His Care