Rutherford County Sheriff's Office

Special Olympics

SROs raise funds for Special Olympians at Toot's

Sep 20, 2018 at 10:00 am by Lisa Marchesoni

“Good food and fun” is on the menu for the Wings & Rings benefit for Special Olympians participating in the annual fall bowling tournament in October.  S.... Read More
Rutherford County Sheriff's Office

Four white juveniles arrested for defacing black church

Sep 19, 2018 at 02:31 pm by Lisa Marchesoni

Four juveniles were charged after they allegedly wrote racially-insensitive comments in Bibles and doors of an African-American church and stole property Tuesday, sheriff&rsqu.... Read More
Rockvale Elementary training

Paramedics teach Rockvale Elementary educators on stopping bleeding

Sep 19, 2018 at 10:44 am by Lisa Marchesoni

Rockvale Elementary School teachers became the students when Emergency Medical Services paramedics taught life-saving measures during in-service last week. Paramedics Mike Jo.... Read More
Rutherford County Sheriff's Office

Rutherford County detention officer indicted for allegedly assaulting inmate

Sep 07, 2018 at 02:54 pm by Lisa Marchesoni

A Rutherford County Detention Center deputy was terminated Friday after being indicted by the grand jury, said Sheriff Mike Fitzhugh. William Jones, 26, of Murfreesboro was c.... Read More

Local first responders face off on softball diamond

Sep 07, 2018 at 07:00 am by Voice Wire

On Saturday, Sept. 8, your local public safety agencies will square off against one another in a softball tournament benefitting Relay for Life of Rutherford County. &ldquo.... Read More
Honor Guard members prepare for the 21-gun salute during the 9-11 Remembrance Ceremony in 2017.

Thank a First Responder at the Rutherford Sheriff's annual 9/11 ceremony

Sep 05, 2018 at 02:00 pm by Lisa Marchesoni

Community residents will remember victims who died in the 9/11 terrorists’ attacks during a solemn ceremony at 9 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 11 at the Rutherford County Sheriff&.... Read More
SRO Drive Course

SROs offer enhanced driving class for teens

Aug 22, 2018 at 11:37 am by Lisa Marchesoni

Teens can build their knowledge and driving experience through the Defense Response Improving Vehicle Education course taught by School Resource Officers. School Resource Off.... Read More

Two suspects charged with Almaville Road arson

Aug 20, 2018 at 04:23 pm by Lisa Marchesoni

Law enforcement officers, a fire investigator and a witness combined efforts to identify two suspects accused of starting a fire that destroyed a shed Saturday on Almaville Ro.... Read More

Rutherford Sheriff's detective graduates from TBI’s Leadership Academy

Aug 18, 2018 at 02:00 pm by Lisa Marchesoni

Ten law enforcement officers from across the state, including one from Rutherford County, graduated from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation Leadership Academy this wee.... Read More

Barricaded man wanted for domestic assault surrenders

Aug 15, 2018 at 10:55 am by Lisa Marchesoni 1

SWAT officers ordered a barricaded man out of a home peacefully after a four-hour standoff Wednesday on Turner Avenue, a Rutherford County Sheriff’s lieutenant said. Su.... Read More