9-11 Remembrance Ceremony at the Rutherford County Sheriff’s Office Paid Tribute to those who lost their lives on the day we will never forget

Sep 12, 2022 at 09:00 am by Lisa Marchesoni 2

Sept. 11, 2011 was a dark day in history like Pearl Harbor when more than 3,000 Americans died in New York, Pennsylvania and Washington, D.C., said Tennessee Army National Gua.... Read More

Traffic Safety in School Zones

Aug 02, 2022 at 01:56 pm by Lisa Marchesoni 1

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

Shooting Update - July 11, 2022

Jul 11, 2022 at 01:56 pm by Lisa Marchesoni 1

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

Tennessee Sheriffs' Association Announces Awarded Scholarships

Jun 20, 2022 at 04:22 pm by Lisa Marchesoni

Sheriff Mike Fitzhugh presented Tennessee Sheriffs’ Association $500 scholarships to the children of three deputies. Students receiving the checks were Brianna King, da.... Read More

Spence Promoted to Deputy Chief Over Support Services

Jun 02, 2022 at 12:02 pm by Lisa Marchesoni

Sheriff’s Major Steve Spence was promoted to deputy chief over support services by Sheriff Mike Fitzhugh effective Monday, May 30. Spence will work with Fitzhugh in pre.... Read More

Sheriff Fitzhugh Promotes Capt. Britt Reed to Major

Jun 02, 2022 at 11:57 am by Lisa Marchesoni

Sheriff’s Capt. Britt Reed was promoted to major by Sheriff Mike Fitzhugh, effective June 13. Reed will supervise the law enforcement divisions of the Sheriff’s O.... Read More

Man survives overdose, credits care coordinator and deputies for helping him recover

Apr 13, 2022 at 10:24 am by Lisa Marchesoni

Alex Farris knows he’s fortunate to be alive. Farris, 29, of Eagleville almost died in January 2021 when he overdosed on fentanyl. Farris was homeless with “no mo.... Read More

Murder Update

Apr 04, 2022 at 02:28 pm by Lisa Marchesoni

Rutherford County Sheriff’s Office Charges are pending against a suspect accused of fatally shooting another man Sunday near the Rutherford-Wilson County line, a Ruther.... Read More

Search for homicide suspect

Apr 04, 2022 at 10:01 am by Lisa Marchesoni

  Rutherford County Sheriff’s Office State and local law enforcement agencies are searching for a suspect wanted in the homicide of a man about 6 Sunday morning o.... Read More

Missing man's body found near Poole Knob

Mar 28, 2022 at 06:52 am by Lisa Marchesoni

A Rutherford County man was found deceased by campers Sunday after his family reported him missing Tuesday, a sheriff’s detective said.       .... Read More

Sheriff Department seeks information on missing man

Mar 24, 2022 at 09:00 am by Lisa Marchesoni

 Bobby Andre Campbell, 53, of Weakley Lane was reported missing Tuesday after he didn’t return home Sunday, said Rutherford County Sheriff’s Detective Christi.... Read More

RCST cautions citizens to celebrate Saint Patty's Day responsibly

Mar 15, 2022 at 01:30 pm by Lisa Marchesoni

Rutherford County Safety Task Force officers will place extra emphasis on keeping drivers from driving under the influence of alcohol during St. Patrick’s Day Thursday,.... Read More