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Tennessee Officer Shoots, Wounds Knife-Wielding Suspect

An officer with the Knoxville Police Department shot and wounded a knife-wielding subject who was suspected of committing a burglary on Saturday afternoon.

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Teen Pleads Guilty to Charges Related to Death of Tennessee Officer

A teenage girl involved in a traffic collision that left Metro Nashville Police Department officer John Anderson dead pleaded guilty to four criminal charges in a court proceeding on Thursday.

Woman Charged with Vehicular Homicide in Death of Tennessee Officer

A Tennessee woman has been charged in a wrong-way crash that killed Officer Destin Legieza of the Brentwood (TN) Police Department late last week.

Man In Custody After Reportedly Striking Tennessee Officer With Vehicle

Court records show that Allen had premeditated an attack on a police officer with his vehicle, saying in a text message prior to the incident, "I'm going to run a cop over I think."

Tennessee Officer Killed in Head-on Vehicle Collision

Officer Destin Legieza—a five-year veteran with the department a third-generation law enforcement officer—was pronounced dead shortly after a head-on vehicle collision.

Tennessee Deputy Thanks Women Who Unexpectedly Paid for His Breakfast

Two African-American women paid for a Tennessee deputy's breakfast at a Nashville restaurant earlier this week, leaving a heartfelt note for the deputy as well.

Off-Duty Officer Shot, Gunman Subsequently Killed in Separate Confrontation

A gunman reportedly shot an off-duty officer with the Nashville (TN) Police Department as the officer was walking his dog on Thursday evening.

Tennessee Police Shoot, Wound Domestic Violence Suspect

At least one officer with the Hendersonville (TN) Police Department was forced to open fire on a resistive and intoxicated domestic violence subject early Thursday morning.

Budget Issues to Delay Nashville's Rollout of Body Cameras

For now, the Metropolitan Nashville PD's pilot program will continue. The city, Cooper said, is still waiting for conclusion from the initial implementation to make better vendor decisions and fine tune cost estimates for an increased program.

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Wife Charged with Murder in Death of Tennessee Police Officer

A woman has been charged with first-degree murder and possession of a handgun under the influence in connection with the death of her husband, Officer James "Chip" Smith of the Red Bank (TN) Police Department during a domestic dispute over the weekend.