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Thursday, June 14, 2018

Domestic violence is down in Tennessee
The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has released a new study, detailing the volume and nature of crime identified as being domestic violence in nature. The annual report compiles crime data submitted to the TBI by the state’s law enforcement agencies. Among the findings are: A total of 77,846 domestic violence offenses were reported in 2017, representing a decrease of 1.8% from 2016. Simple Assault accounted for the largest number of domestic violence offenses. Females were three times as likely to be victimized as males, and accounted for 72% of reported victims. Juveniles accounted for approximately 10% of reported domestic violence victims, with Fondling being the most reported offense made against juveniles.


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Saturday, August 18, 2018

  • Farm Service Agency meet
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    Friday, August 17, 2018

  • Moore arrested in threat on Caldwell
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  • Cocke County Partnership meet
  • Clint Hammonds
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