Crime & Safety

Traffic Safety in School Zones

Aug 02, 2022 at 01:56 pm by Lisa Marchesoni

Law enforcement officers will focus on traffic safety in school zones when students return to school beginning Aug. 5.Teams of officers in Rutherford County and the cities wil.... Read More

TDCI Shares Insurance Tips for Back-to-School Season

Aug 02, 2022 at 10:53 am by Voice Wire

  NASHVILLE – Going back to school is an exciting time for students and parents. As the school year gets underway across th.... Read More

Caring for Furry Friends During Hot Weather

Jul 26, 2022 at 02:03 pm by Lee Rennick

Cats and dogs do not do well in hot weather. Yet unlike their owners, these pets are stuck in layers of fur. At the risk of heat stroke, pets must rely on panting and sweating.... Read More

‘Community Scientist’ Volunteers Needed to Collect Middle Tennessee Heat Data for MTSU Project

Jul 26, 2022 at 11:48 am by Voice Wire

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — MTSU faculty partnered with the city of Nashville and other local organizations to successfully bid to be one of the 14 U.S. cities participat.... Read More

La Vergne Ride Along Request Ends with One Arrested

Jul 21, 2022 at 03:17 pm by Voice Wire

(July 20, 2022 – La Vergne, Tenn.) A man who requested to go on a ride along with a La Vergne police officer ended up being placed under arrest. As with all ride alongs.... Read More

Light Up the Night for Child Abuse Victims!

Jul 21, 2022 at 12:50 pm by Voice Wire

MURFREESBORO – “Save the date for the party of the season!” announced Child Advocacy Center Development Coordinator Katie Enzor. “The Child A.... Read More

Smyrna Reminds You to Remove Valuables From Your Car

Jul 15, 2022 at 12:43 pm by Voice Wire

Smyrna, TN. - Smyrna is seeing an increase in auto burglaries.  The Smyrna Police Department reminds everyone to remove your valuables from your car. Car burglars are bre.... Read More

LFRD Partners with IROL for Easier Fire Inspection Reporting

Jul 12, 2022 at 11:25 am by Voice Wire

July 11, 2022 – La Vergne, Tenn. -  The City of La Vergne Fire and Rescue Department has partnered with a web-based reporting system to make it easier for insp.... Read More

City of La Vergne Burn Ban Lifted

Jul 11, 2022 at 01:59 pm by Voice Wire

La Vergne Fire Marshal Curtis Brinkley has lifted the citywide burn ban. "Due to the recent rainfall and information presented by the Tennessee forestry department, the cityw.... Read More

Shooting Update - July 11, 2022

Jul 11, 2022 at 01:56 pm by Lisa Marchesoni

Sheriff Mike Fitzhugh/ Rutherford County Sheriff’s Office - One victim was admitted to a Nashville hospital and a second victim treated and released after a shootin.... Read More