1. SELF INFLICTED SHOOTING

    Man takes own life after firing at officers

    A man took his own life after shooting at officers responding to a domestic disturbance call Saturday night, July 24. Read on...
  2. Promotion Collage

    MPD promotes three to Lieutenant, honors 20-year and 30-year employees, K9 retirement

    Murfreesboro Police Department (MPD) Chief Michael Bowen announces the promotion of three (3) sergeants to the rank of Lieutenant, acknowledges several long-time employees and celebrates the retirement of a police K9 at a ceremony Friday, July 16. Read on...
  3. Attempted Auto Burglary Pusuit2

    Man suffers self-inflicted gunshot wound following attempted auto burglary and pursuit

    A Murfreesboro man in an attempted auto burglary shot himself inside a stolen car after leading police on a pursuit Friday, July 9. Read on...
  4. Fireworks Safety

    MPD, MFRD encouraging residents to practice safety after man severely injured hand with fireworks

    Murfreesboro Police and Fire Rescue Departments are urging residents to practice fireworks safety after part of a man's hand was amputated while attempting to shoot a firework mortar from the sunroof of a car Wednesday, June 30. Read on...
  5. Vitamins Fraud Suspect

    Police seeking identity of fraud suspect who claimed bottles of vitamins contained ants

    Murfreesboro Police Department (MPD) fraud detectives are trying to identify the woman who fraudulently returned several bottles of vitamins to Sprouts Farmers Market; alleging each one had ants in them. Read on...
  6. DEREKA CONWAY

    Woman arrested on suspicion of stealing thousands of dollars of merchandise from local businesses

    Two women are seen stuffing bags full of thousands of dollars’ worth of stolen items at JCPenney at Stones River Town Centre but dropped the keys to the getaway vehicle and couldn’t leave on Saturday, June 26. Police arrested one of the shoplifters. Read on...
  7. Dimetrius Ford

    Criminal Investigations Division detectives charge second man in March homicide

    Three months after a violent murder on S. University and Sevier Streets, a second man has been charged. Read on...
  8. rickey flowers

    Man arrested in 2020 homicide at a local apartment complex

    Criminal Investigations Division detectives have solved a 2020 homicide with the arrest of a 19-year-old man. Read on...
  9. Park Smart

    New technology, careless drivers causing increase in auto thefts

    Drivers leaving keys and key fobs in their vehicles, and not locking the doors has led to an increase of auto thefts in Murfreesboro, according to detectives. In several cases, weapons were stolen. Read on...
  10. Possible Get-Away Van

    Officer applies tourniquet to control bleeding of shooting victim; police searching for the shooter

    Quick thinking by a Murfreesboro Police Department officer may have helped save the life of a shooting victim on Sunday, June 13. Read on...
  11. Hinkle_Joshua

    TBI investigating officer-involved shooting in Murfreesboro; officer identified

    TBI is still investigating the police-involved shooting of a man in Murfreesboro near W. Rutherford Blvd. on Sunday. The officer involved in the shooting has been identified. Read on...
  12. BTB June 2021

    Behind The Badge June 2021

    MPD Special Investigations Unit detectives are offering human and sex trafficking training for barbers, hair stylists and nail salon workers. The latest episode of ‘Behind The Badge’ with Public Information Officer Larry Flowers features that and more. Read on...
  13. Lebanon Pike Fatal1

    Police investigating fatal multi-vehicle crash on Lebanon Pike, driver identified

    Investigators with Murfreesboro Police Department Fatal Accident Crash Team (FACT) are investigating a fatal crash involving three vehicles Wednesday, June 2. The victim has been identified. Read on...
  14. Car Fire

    Police searching for suspect(s) in shooting, car fire death, victim identified

    Detectives with the Murfreesboro Police Department Criminal Investigations Division are searching for the suspect(s) who shot a woman, causing her vehicle to wreck and burst into flames on Monday, May 31. Read on...
  15. ROAD RAGE

    Police investigating three unrelated road rage incidents, drivers urged to be patient while driving

    Murfreesboro Police Department detectives are investigating two unrelated violent road rage incidents over two days, one with gunshots being fired at another vehicle. Read on...
  16. MPD VIRTUAL PEACE OFFICER MEMORIAL DAY LOGO

    MPD Peace Officer Memorial Day Ceremony honoring fallen goes virtual

    The annual Murfreesboro Police Department (MPD) Peace Officer Memorial Day ceremony in honor of fallen officers will be virtual due to COVID. It will air on various broadcast and social media platforms, at 9 a.m. Thursday, May 13. Read on...
  17. NEW POLICE WEBPAGE

    Murfreesboro police announces new interactive webpage

    The Murfreesboro Police Department is pleased to announce the launch of a new and enhanced webpage. The webpage features a modern design, easy to use navigation, and offers tools to make it easier to find police-related resources online. Read on...
  18. MEDIA RELEASES

    Media Releases Archive

    Members of the media and general public can access past Murfreesboro Police Department Media Releases stored in archive. Read on...
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