Cookeville Crime

Cookeville Crime

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Recent Crime News

  • Putnam case reaches Tennessee Supreme Court

    Friday | via Herald-Citizen 

    The Tennessee Supreme Court will be deciding a Putnam County case involving a dispute over whether a 31-year prison sentence was appropriate for a man who pleaded guilty to a series of burglaries in a The Tennessee Supreme Court will be deciding a Putnam County case involving a dispute over whether a 31-year prison sentence was appropriate for a man who pleaded guilty to a series of burglaries in 2016. Jonathan David Patterson of Cookeville received the sentence after pleading guilty to 18 felonies.

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    Related Topix: Putnam County, TN, Cookeville, TN, Chattanooga, TN

  • Arrest list

    Friday Sep 7 | via Herald-Citizen 

    Brandon Howell, 34, of Limestone; arrested by the Monterey Police Department for criminal impersonation; bond is $1,250.April Reeder, 34, of Livingston; arrested by the Cookeville Police Department April Reeder, 34, of Livingston; arrested by the Cookeville Police Department for aggravated burglary, theft over $1,000, auto burglary, theft and five counts of fraudulent use of a credit card; bond is $40,000. Sonja Hardin, 46, of Cookeville; arrested by the Putnam County Sheriff's Office for violating bond conditions; bond is $2,000. 2 comments

    Related Topix: Livingston, TN, Cookeville, TN, Putnam County, TN

  • Woman arrested for lying about kidnapping

    Wednesday Aug 29 | via Herald-Citizen 

    A Cookeville woman is suspected of lying about being kidnapped.Mackie Williams, 39, allegedly entered inside a gas station Tuesday and told the attendant that she was being kidnapped. The attendant Mackie Williams, 39, allegedly entered inside a gas station Tuesday and told the attendant that she was being kidnapped. 2 comments

    Related Topix: Cookeville, TN

  • Emergency personnel train at mock shooter scene

    Aug 22, 2018 | via Herald-Citizen 

    What would happen if there was an active shooter situation right here in Putnam County?Members of the media were invited to observe a mock active shooter situation at the Hooper-Eblen Center on a All Putnam County emergency services participated in a disaster scenario Tuesday morning at the Hooper-Eblen Center. The scenario was an active shooter situation.

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    Related Topix: Putnam County, TN

  • Agencies report increased property crimes

    Aug 18, 2018 | via Herald-Citizen 

    Two Putnam County law enforcement agencies reported overall increase in property crimes from 2016 to 2017, while other agencies reported property crimes at substantially the same levels or a Two Putnam County law enforcement agencies reported overall increase in property crimes from 2016 to 2017, while other agencies reported property crimes at substantially the same levels or decreases. The Putnam County Sheriff's Office and the Monterey Police Department reported increases, according to the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation's crime stats website. 1 comment

    Related Topix: Putnam County, TN, Algood, TN, Cookeville, TN

  • Man arrested for solicitation of minor

    Aug 14, 2018 | via Herald-Citizen 

    A White House man was arrested in Putnam County Tuesday after an investigation by the Cookeville Police Department's Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force.Shannon Murphy, 40, allegedly A White House man was arrested in Putnam County Tuesday after an investigation by the Cookeville Police Department's Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force. Shannon Murphy, 40, allegedly drove to Cookeville to meet up with a child who was actually an undercover police officer. 9 comments

    Related Topix: Putnam County, TN, Cookeville, TN

  • Nine charged in drug roundup

    Aug 9, 2018 | via Herald-Citizen 

    Nine individuals were charged with various drug-related offenses in Overton County Wednesday afternoon. The suspects include: Roy Edwards, 45, of Livingston; one count sale of schedule II Roy Edwards, 45, of Livingston; one count sale of schedule II controlled substance and one count delivery of schedule II controlled substance; bond is $60,000.

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    Related Topix: Overton County, TN, Livingston, TN, Rickman, TN, Cookeville, TN