1. Catfiene Cat Burglary

    Two businesses broken into after burglar smashes glass door; police searching for burglar

    Murfreesboro Police Department investigators are searching for the man who shattered a glass door and broke into two businesses, stealing several hundreds of dollars in cash on Monday, Nov. 22. Read on...
  2. Camera1

    MPD sets up mobile surveillance trailers ahead of busy holiday shopping season

    Murfreesboro Police Department has set up four mobile surveillance cameras at local retail establishments ahead of Black Friday shopping. The surveillance trailers will not only deter crime but will give police an extra set of eyes. Read on...
  3. Meeks_Stan

    Seasoned Murfreesboro police officer retires after more 20 years with the department

    Murfreesboro Police Department (MPD) Officer Stan Meeks has retired after more than 20 years of dedicated service to the residents of the City of Murfreesboro. Meeks was honored Friday, Nov. 19, during a ceremony at the Murfreesboro Police Headquarters. Read on...
  4. 1540 Place Shooting

    18-year-old female shot at a weekend party; police looking for shooter

    Murfreesboro Police Department detectives are searching for the person who fired shots into a vehicle injuring a woman as she and her friends were trying to leave a party after a fight. The shooting happened at an apartment complex Saturday, Nov. 6. Read on...
  5. Officer Lee Brandon Retirement

    Veteran Murfreesboro police officer retires after more than three decades

    Murfreesboro Police Department (MPD) officer Lee Brandon has retired after 32-years of untiring devotion and dedicated service. Read on...
  6. Ashley Langdon Communications Specialist II

    Murfreesboro cross-trains emergency dispatchers to handle medical related 911 calls for help

    Murfreesboro Emergency Communications Center has cross-trained and certified 9-1-1 operators in Emergency Medical Dispatch. Dispatchers can now provide lifesaving instructions to callers and patients before medical help arrives on the scene. Read on...
  7. Johnathan Pope Officer of the Year

    Noon Exchange Club names Johnathan Pope ‘Officer of the Year’

    Murfreesboro Police Department (MPD) Field Training Officer Johnathan Pope has been named, ‘Officer of the Year,’ by the Noon Exchange Club of Murfreesboro. Read on...
  8. P3 APP RC Crime Stoppers

    Rutherford County Crime Stoppers unveils new crime-fighting app

    Rutherford County Crime Stoppers and several area law enforcement agencies have joined the next generation of crime-fighting. Citizens can report crime tips and submit videos in real-time using an app for Crime Stoppers called P3 Global Intel. Read on...
  9. Sissom  and Chief Bowen

    Long-time Murfreesboro Police Lieutenant retires after more than three decades

    Police Lieutenant Tom Sissom has retired from the Murfreesboro Police Department (MPD) after 34 years of dedicated service. Read on...
  10. Sam&#39s Club Computer Thief Photo

    Police searching for man who assaults elderly Sam’s Club worker while attempting to steal computers

    UPDATE: Your tips paid off. The man who assaulted an elderly Sam's Club employee while attempting to steal computers has been identified. Property Crimes detectives are preparing to take out warrants for theft 2500-10,000 x2, robbery and simple assault. Read on...
  11. Road Rage Crash

    Three people injured in crash after a possible road rage incident

    Murfreesboro Police Department officers are investigating a possible road rage incident involving a motorcycle rider and the driver of an SUV on Friday. The SUV flipped after it crashed into a City of Murfreesboro Rover bus. Several people were injured. Read on...
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    Wanted Texas fugitive arrested in Murfreesboro

    A Texas man wanted on a fugitive from justice warrant, for removing an ankle monitor and jumping bail, is arrested in Murfreesboro after briefly refusing to come out of a home on Sept. 14. Read on...
  13. Officer directing Traffic

    Police in search of damaged black Mercedes involved in a hit-and-run crash that caused power outage

    Murfreesboro Police Department officers are searching for the driver of a black Mercedes that was involved in a hit-and-run crash. The crash caused a power outage to thousands of residents and businesses on Friday, Sept. 3. Read on...
  14. SELF INFLICTED SHOOTING (1)

    More than $350K in vehicles stolen or damaged at Murfreesboro dealership

    More than $350,000 in vehicles were stolen or damaged after someone cut the wires to the alarm system and forced their way into Beamon Dodge Dealership stealing five cars from the showroom floor on Friday, Aug. 27. Read on...
  15. Motorcyle Fatal Vet Pkwy2 (2)

    Police urging motorcyclists to ride safely after fatal crash; speeding may have played a factor

    Murfreesboro Police Department Fatal Accident Crash Team (FACT) investigators urge motorcyclists to ride with care after a fatal crash on Monday, Aug. 23. Excessive speed may have contributed to the wreck. Read on...
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    Man sought after robbing Murfreesboro bank at gunpoint

    Murfreesboro Police Department detectives are looking for the man who robbed a bank at gunpoint on Thursday, Aug. 12. Read on...
  17. WHO MURDERED TERRELL RAY

    Governor Lee authorizes $10,000 for information on unsolved Murfreesboro murder

    Tennessee Governor Bill Lee has authorized a $10,000 reward for information leading to the conviction of the person or persons responsible for the killing of Terrell Ray, according to a letter from the governor. Read on...
  18. what3words (1)

    Location app helps save two teens lost in park

    The what3words location app helped to find two teenage girls lost in Barfield Park on Saturday, Aug. 7. The girls spent an hour after nightfall trying to get back to their vehicle using Google maps but were unable. Read on...
  19. Khaleel Smith

    Active warrants for suspect in 2019 Halls Hill Pike homicide

    Murfreesboro Police Department (MPD) Criminal Investigations detectives have obtained warrants, including one for second-degree murder for a suspect in the 2019 homicide of 21-year-old Marquis Turner of Illinois. Read on...
  20. 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...
  21. 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...
  22. DEREKA CONWAY (1)

    Second woman arrested for stealing thousands of dollars of merchandise from local businesses

    A second woman has been arrested accused of stealing nearly $2,300 worth of merchandise from JC Penney at Stones River Town Centre in Murfreesboro in June. Read on...
  23. 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...
  24. 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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