Erwin attorney William “Bill” Lawson has been indicted on two felony theft charges alleging he stole more from $65,000 from his clients.
The 2018 TBI school crime report found that the overall number of offenses on school campuses increased by nearly 14% from 2016 to 2018. The TBI also reported 73,568 “domestic-related” offenses in 2018, reflecting a decrease of 5.8% from 2017 to 2018.
The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation released its annual Crime on Campus report Tuesday.
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.
Tennessee Bureau of Investigation agents have been called in to investigate an overnight police shooting in Greeneville.
ELIZABETHTON — A Carter County man who is accused of killing his mother was arrested Saturday night at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport. The arrest came less than an hour before he was scheduled to fly to Amsterdam.
KNOXVILLE – A joint undercover investigation last week by the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the Knox County Sheriff’s Office resulted in the arrest of two men accused of trafficking women for prostitution.
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!
NEWPORT — Cocke County deputies shot and killed a man early Monday morning.
ELIZABETHTON — When a high school sociology class completed a class project last May, most of the students could only hope that their work could have an impact in solving six unsolved murders they investigated and the serial killer they believed
Sep 14, 2018 at 7:03 PM
A Johnson City man and woman were sentenced earlier this month for their roles in the April 2016 robbery of the Eastman Credit Union in Johnson City, according to the Department of Justice.
MOUNTAIN CITY — A man wanted on rape charges was added to the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation Top 10 Most Wanted List.
A Johnson County man has been arrested for growing marijuana in Mountain City, the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation said in a press release.