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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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Monday, June 24, 2019

  • NU power outage
  • Judge Duane Slone honored
  • Opioid deaths decrease in Tennessee
  • Congress blocks Saudi arms sales
  • Baby milk formula is recalled
  • Newport Street Department

    Sunday, June 23, 2019

  • Housing starts in Tennessee
  • Retirement costs
  • Suicide increases in Tennessee

    Friday, June 21, 2019

  • Roe representative to be in Newport

    Thursday, June 20, 2019

  • McCord visits Newport
  • Alexander sponsors legislation to reduce out of pocket medical costs
  • Messer arrest
  • Special session of CLB

    Wednesday, June 19, 2019

  • Cocke County budget discussions continue
  • Phillips charged in double murder
  • ETSU tuition to increase
  • Small business job growth
  • Library is closed
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