Crime & Safety

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

MTSU Offering $500 Scholarship to Early Enrollees Into New Public Safety Concentration

Jul 08, 2022 at 01:49 pm by Voice Wire 1

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — Public servants and others can get a financial boost when enrolling in one of Middle Tennessee State University’s newest programs this f.... Read More

Rutherford County Man Charged with First-Degree Murder

Jul 07, 2022 at 02:10 pm by Voice Wire

Sheriff Mike Fitzhugh/ Rutherford County Sheriff’s Office - A Rutherford County resident was charged with first-degree murder after an investigation into a shooting.... Read More

MPD Warns Public of Extortion Scams Targeting Residents of Murfreesboro

Jul 06, 2022 at 01:55 pm by Voice Wire

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (July 1, 2022) – Murfreesboro Police Department Criminal Investigations Division (CID) fraud detectives are warning residents about a phone scam from.... Read More

Opinion: Are Tennesseans Safe From Gun Violence?

Jul 05, 2022 at 01:07 pm by Lsg52 5

“10 More Days” The Uvalde shooter posted this online 10 days before his 18th birthday when he could legally purchase a semi-automatic rifle. He purchased two plus.... Read More

Greenhouse Ministries Key Part of Helping Homeless, Poor

Jul 01, 2022 at 02:03 pm by Justin Stokes 1

Murfreesboro has grown over the last few decades. And along with the other blossoming cities, it’s quickly seeing that growth comes at many costs. One of those costs is.... Read More

Juvenile in Custody for Auto Burglaries and Stolen Car

Jun 30, 2022 at 09:00 am by Voice Wire

A juvenile faces four felony charges after breaking into cars and stealing a car Tuesday along Almaville Road near Lifepoint Church. The juvenile from Jacksonville, Florida wa.... Read More