The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation will conduct a criminal investigation of a Washington County Sheriff’s Deputy who struck a handcuffed man in November.
UPDATE: Tennessee Bureau of Investigation special agents were investigating the Tuesday shooting death of a man by local law enforcement officers after a pursuit ended in Bluff City.
KINGSPORT — The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation reported that a man shot by Kingsport police Wednesday was armed with a knife. He had yet to be publicly identified, as authorities were attempting to notify his next of kin.
PIGEON FORGE, Tenn. — A Pigeon Forge Police Department officer fatally shot a man who was armed with a knife and grabbed another person as officers attempted to serve a warrant, according to a Tennessee Bureau of Investigation press release.
The last of six Washington County Detention Center inmates charged in the death of a fellow inmate was arrested in Kingsport on Monday and a woman was later taken into custody after being accused of helping the man elude authorities.
The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation is calling on all 5th graders, from across the state, to participate in 2019 National Missing Children’s Day poster contest!
BLOUNTVILLE — The man in charge of Sullivan County's 911 system for nearly 30 years has been arrested for allegedly filing false police reports — and in turn, getting an innocent woman arrested for theft.
MOUNTAIN CITY — A man recently added to the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation’s Top 10 Most Wanted List was captured Friday across the state line in North Carolina.
MOUNTAIN CITY — A man wanted on rape charges was added to the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation Top 10 Most Wanted List.
Gov. Bill Haslam has picked Knoxville Police Chief David Rausch to become the new director of the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation while the former interim director faces accusations of misuse of state funds.
A Tennessee Highway Patrol trooper who stopped to check on a pick-up truck pulled onto a weigh station ramp shot the driver after the man started shooting at the officer and tried to get away.
BRISTOL — The man shot by Bristol police last month was jailed Wednesday on aggravated assault and reckless endangerment charges.
Although its illegal for anyone who has been involuntarily committed to a mental health institution to possess a gun, most Tennessee acute care hospitals —which take in approximately half of the state’s involuntary commitments — aren’t reporting
Mar 18, 2018 at 8:09 PM
While the amount of crimes reported on Tennessee college and university campuses decreased a few percentage points from 2016 to 2017, East Tennessee State University saw a more significant drop in crime, according to the latest Tennessee Bureau of Investigation’s Crime on Campus report.
In November, TBI special agents in the Drug Investigation Division, along with detectives from the Johnson City Police Department Special Investigations Squad, began investigating the man’s death.