The three-week search for Unicoi restaurant owner Lucas Vance intensified Tuesday at a small, abandoned quarry on Unicoi Driver where sonar equipment on Monday detected what is believed to be a body.
Marijuana might still top the list of drugs the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation receives for testing at its labs, but authorities said the meth trade is still strong in East Tennessee with a constant flow from Mexico to a hub in Atlanta.
The hemp industry in Tennessee has effectively eliminated law enforcement K-9 officers to make probable cause determinations in the field when they suspect someone of possessing marijuana, according to a Tennessee Bureau of Investigation lab
Nov 3, 2019 at 6:50 PM
The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation will conduct a criminal investigation of a Washington County Sheriff’s Deputy who struck a handcuffed man in November.
ELIZABETHTON — The owner of an Elizabethton bed and breakfast said the city should provide counseling for one of his tenants because she is still shaking and trembling two days after a shootout between police officers and a Johnson City man
Sep 18, 2019 at 8:26 PM
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.
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.