Sunday, May 9, 2021
A man accused of chasing two other men in a pickup truck and trying to shoot them in South Knoxville was arrested Thursday. Clifton Hall, 33, was taken into custody at 7300 Smoky Falls Way on...
Sometimes the hardest part of a criminal investigation is getting the people who may have information about, say, a burglary or a murder to share what they know with police. There are plenty of reasons why...
The future role of police officers in Knox County schools was up in the air Wednesday as officials tried to figure out how to rewrite a controversial agreement that governs the relationship between local law...
The Knoxville Police Department is ending its agreement with the Knox County Schools to provide uniformed officers for campus security. The move may prove temporary and SRO (Student Resource Officer) training will continue through the summer....
Knoxville City Council’s first in-person regular meeting since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic turned at points into a battle of wills between Mayor Indya Kincannon and dozens of protesters Tuesday. The most contentious item on...
A murder suspect who was being sought by police was found shot to death Monday night in East Knoxville. Eric Bolden, 46, of Knoxville was found outside a residence in the 400 block of South Hembree...
A member of the Knox County Board of Education has drafted a proposal to have the school system’s relationship with law enforcement be redefined through a fully public process.  Daniel Watson, District 3, is asking that Knox County...
A Knoxville man was arrested for attempted murder Saturday night after allegedly trying to throw another man off a bridge following a head-on collision in North Knoxville. Minani Rekadius, 21, was behind the wheel of...
April was National Poetry Month and, while it may now be in the rear view mirror, there are still those in Knoxville who believe deeply in the power of words to change lives for the...
Editors note: This the first story we’ve published by our newest correspondent, Rick Held. Although he’s got a respectable amount of journalism under his belt, he’d never covered a criminal trial before last week, much...