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2 Rutherford County men charged in fentanyl-related overdose death

Jul 26, 2021 at 11:00 am by Voice Wire

A multi-agency, multi-jurisdictional investigation by the HIDTA Overdose Death Task Force has resulted in the indictment of two Rutherford County men, in connection to the dru.... Read More
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La Vergne makes interim police chief permanent

Jul 15, 2021 at 07:00 am by Voice Wire

La Vergne Mayor Jason Cole has selected Burrel "Chip" Davis to be the city's next Chief of Police. Davis has 22 years of experience in law enforcement, 17 of which he has ser.... Read More

La Vergne Senior Center holds active shooter class for local seniors

Jul 13, 2021 at 09:30 am by Voice Wire

The La Vergne Senior Center is partnering with the La Vergne Police Department to teach important, life-saving techniques to seniors in the community in the event of an active.... Read More

One arrested following drive-by shooting in La Vergne

May 27, 2021 at 10:16 am by Voice Wire

One person was arrested in La Vergne Wednesday night following a drive-by shooting, according to the La Vergne Police Department. Police were called to the 200 block of Fergu.... Read More

La Vergne police officer injured in head-on collision

Mar 29, 2021 at 08:00 am by Voice Wire

A La Vergne police officer was injured while responding to a call on Friday night, according to a press release. Officer Zachary Benedetti was responding to an emergency call.... Read More

La Vergne unveils new police substation on March 18

Mar 17, 2021 at 09:30 am by Michelle Willard

A community open house will showcase the newly renovated La Vergne Police Substation in the Lake Forest community. Community members as well as media members are invited to s.... Read More

Purple Paws presents plaque for fallen police pup

Mar 15, 2021 at 12:00 pm by Voice Wire

In honor of K9 Veterans Day, local nonprofit Purple Paws presented a plaque to the City of La Vergne and Officer Justin Darby in honor of his fallen K-9 partner, Sjaak (pron:.... Read More
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La Vergne police officers, fire fighters save suspect who crashed after fleeing police

Mar 10, 2021 at 08:00 am by Voice Wire

One man is alive this morning thanks to the quick actions by La Vergne officers and fire fighters after a late night pursuit, according to a press release. Around 11:30 p.m..... Read More

La Vergne Vice Mayor moves, resigns post on board

Mar 03, 2021 at 10:03 am by Voice Wire

La Vergne's Vice Mayor Melisa Brown officially submitted her resignation to the La Vergne Board of Mayor and Aldermen at the conclusion of their monthly meeting on March 2. B.... Read More
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La Vergne Police on look out for stolen car involved in shooting

Jan 08, 2021 at 07:30 am by Voice Wire

A single-vehicle wreck ended with a stolen car, officer-involved shooting and police pursuit early Friday morning in La Vergne, according to a press release. Around 5:30 a.m..... Read More