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Reported forcible sex offenses on Tennessee college campuses increased by a daunting 74.5% in 2014, according to the annual crime report released by the Tennessee Bureau of Investigations today. The report counts 89 cases of rape, sodomy, sexual assault and forcible fondling across campuses in 2014, up from 51 in 2013. In particular, reports of …

A man claiming to be homeless told police he was robbed of $873 in cash early this morning in a West Northfield Boulevard parking lot, according to a Murfreesboro police report. Dustin Heath, 24, told police he was attacked by six or seven black men–who Heath reportedly suspected to be Vice Lords–in the parking lot …

Search warrants have been issued to two Murfreesboro massage parlors and a Saint Andrews Drive residence by Murfreesboro police under suspicion that they are promoting prostitution, according to an Murfreesboro Police Department media release. Oasis Massage at 2805 Old Fort Parkway, Sunshine Massage at 1520 Memorial Boulevard, and Apartment C-2 at Saint Andrews Apartments were …

A man was robbed at gunpoint in his Alder Terrace apartment at 2426 E. Main St. Friday morning by two men and a woman, according to a Murfreesboro police report. Jesus Gonzalez-Dimas, 48, told officers through an interpreter that the woman, a prostitute he knew as “Amy,” knocked on his door around 8:30 a.m. When …

An MTSU student was arrested for soliciting a prostitute at the Baymont Inn and Suites at 2230 Armory Drive on Wednesday night. The 19-year-old freshman was found in the restroom of a room being used by a 26-year-old woman who had previously identified herself to the arresting officer as a prostitute, according to a Murfreesbro …

The fatal shooting of Joeuan Booker in a Vanderbilt University parking garage Saturday night may have been drug related, according to Metro police. Vanderbilt police found Booker, 31, in the Wesley Place parking garage at the Northeast corner of campus at around 11:40 p.m. Saturday with an apparent gunshot wound, the Tennessean reports. Surveillance video …