Pedestrian killed when hit by truck A pedestrian was killed Wednesday evening when they were hit by a tractor-trailer in West Knoxville, authorities said. The accident happened about 8 p.m. on Interstate 40 East near Papermill Drive,...
One of the Knoxville Police Department’s highest-ranking commanders resigned just before Internal Affairs investigators finished a probe into allegations he committed numerous acts of “sexual misconduct,” officials said at a Wednesday press conference. Deputy Chief Ron...
A case summary of the Internal Affairs probe into alleged instances of misconduct by former Knoxville Police Department Deputy Chief Ron Green paints a disturbing portrait of one of the agency’s best-known officers. “The only concern...
Holiday History Happy Hour happens tonight The Knoxville History Project's monthly Zoom event, History Happy Hour, is starting tonight at 6 p.m. Tonight's discussion will be, inevitably, about Christmas, specifically the earliest evidence of celebration of...
One of the Knoxville Police Department’s highest-ranking commanders retired just before Internal Affairs investigators finished a probe into allegations he committed numerous acts of “sexual misconduct,” officials said today. Deputy Chief Ron Greene, who headed KPD’s...
The Knox County Board of Education (KCBOE) has asked a federal appeals court to end a court-ordered “mask mandate” in a case that pits a handful of disabled children against both the school system and...
This article was written by by Sam Stockard of Tennessee Lookout The bail bond industry thought it pulled the plug on legislation dramatically changing the criminal justice system and money bail during summer hearings. Bail agents captured...
Missing woman sought  Police are asking for the public’s help in locating a woman who has been reported missing.  Lan Nguyen, 29, was reported missing on Monday. She was was last seen at her apartment complex,  Aventine...
A Knoxville man had murder on his mind when he told Diondus Billings to meet him for a drug deal in South Knoxville in 2017. In fact, Phillip Jerome Locke, 32, thought he was avenging his...
Patrol officers from the Knoxville Police Department’s East Delta Squad seized firearms, drugs, and more than $5,000 in cash believed to be from drug sales in a series of arrests made last week, authorities said.  The...