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The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation released its 2014 ‘Crime in Tennessee’ report earlier today. The annual study compiles data reported from each law enforcement agency in the state. Some of the report’s findings include: Overall, reported incidents dropped in the Group A (counted by offenses) category by 2.4% and by 2.5% in the Group B …

The percentage of opened murder cases that are closed with the arrest of a suspect in America today is around 64% with about two out of every three cases going unsolved, totaling about 200,000 unsolved murders since the 1960’s–according to a two-part report from National Public Radio’s Morning Edition this week based on data the FBI’s …

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 …