Tag Archives: Police

New Roane State police chief is familiar face on campus

By Bob FowlerRoane State staff writer If Danny Wright hadn’t been cutting a class and playing cards in Roane State’s student lounge, his life would have been very different. “Roane State is the reason I’m in law enforcement,” said Wright, the community college’s new director of public safety and police …

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Powdery Substance Shuts Down Rockwood Street

Around 1pm today Rockwood Fire and Police, an ambulance, and EMA Officials were all sent to 405 West Rockwood Street to a business known as Best Homecare services, where according to 911 dispatchers, an employee allegedly opened a letter, and a powdery substance came from it and the employee was …

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Stand-off in Morgan County

UPDATE – Statement from the TBI: At the request of 9th District Attorney General Russell Johnson, TBI special agents are investigating the circumstances leading to an officer-involved shooting that happened Sunday in Morgan County. ” style=”max-width: 100%; display: block !important”> Preliminary information indicates at approximately 5:30 p.m. Eastern, deputies with the …

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