Rutherford County Sheriff's Office

Rutherford County Sheriff's Office

Rutherford County first responders train for active shooter at mock robbery

Feb 15, 2019 at 06:05 pm by Lisa Marchesoni

Sounds of gunfire shatter the inside of a grocery store during a mock exercise, leaving volunteer actors dead and wounded. Officers identify this was a robbery gone wrong. A.... Read More
Rutherford County Sheriff's Office

Sheriff's Explorers place in Boy Scouts’ Winterfest competitition

Feb 14, 2019 at 07:00 am by Lisa Marchesoni

Two Rutherford County Sheriff’s Explorers earned top places in several categories during the annual Boy Scouts’ Winterfest competition this past weekend in Gatlinb.... Read More
Rutherford County crime

Second Nashville man charged with distributing fentanyl-laced heroin in Rutherford County

Feb 08, 2019 at 10:30 am by Voice Wire

A second Nashville man has been arrested within the past week for distributing fentanyl-laced heroin in Rutherford County, according to a press release from the Tennessee.... Read More
Rutherford County Sheriff's Office

Rutherford County man dies in officer-involved shooting after stand off

Feb 07, 2019 at 08:17 am by Lisa Marchesoni

A 43-year-old man died after brandishing a firearm and threatening Rutherford County Sheriff's Office deputies outside his home late Wednesday night, Sheriff Mike Fitzhugh sai.... Read More
Rutherford County Sheriff's Office

Deputy Chief Salandy accepts new job, Capt. Chris Fly promoted

Feb 05, 2019 at 07:00 am by Lisa Marchesoni

Rutherford County Sheriff's Deputy Chief Bernard Salandy has accepted a job in the private sector, Sheriff Mike Fitzhugh said Monday. Salandy supervises 160 employees at the.... Read More
Rutherford County crime

Old Hickory man charged with distributing fentanyl-laced heroin in Rutherford County

Feb 02, 2019 at 01:44 pm by Voice Wire

A 32-year-old Old Hickory man is facing a slew of drug-related charges after the Murfreesboro Police Department and Rutherford County Sheriff's Department participated in a jo.... Read More
Traffic crashes

Nine die in traffic crashes in December in Rutherford County

Feb 01, 2019 at 07:00 am by Lisa Marchesoni

Nine people lost their lives in traffic crashes in December, making this the deadliest month for traffic fatalities in Rutherford County, a sheriff’s corporal said. Six.... Read More
NAACP Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration Breakfast

2 Rutherford Sheriff's deputies honored for saving lives of inmate and girl

Jan 28, 2019 at 10:30 am by Lisa Marchesoni

Two Rutherford County Sheriff's deputies were recognized as heroes by the Murfreesboro Chapter of the NAACP during their annual Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration Breakfast Sa.... Read More
Rutherford County Sheriff's Office

Rutherford Sheriff's Secret Santa helps families in need

Dec 24, 2018 at 07:00 am by Lisa Marchesoni

Cherita Horne worried about how to pay for her 5-year-old daughter's medicine. Meanwhile, Rutherford County Sheriff's Deputy Gary Herron searched for someone to give $10.... Read More
Rutherford County Sheriff's Office

Rutherford Sheriff's SCAN members experience Christmas joy

Dec 21, 2018 at 08:00 am by Lisa Marchesoni

Hazel Bowers giggled like a little girl when she received a Christmas stocking and presents delivered by Coordinator E.T. Guice of the Senior Citizens Awareness Network sponso.... Read More

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