11 Arrested in West Tennessee Sex Trafficking Investigation

A West Tennessee Undercover Operation Resulted In The Arrest Of 11 Men In Jackson For Participating In A Human Trafficking Operation, According To An Announcement From The Tennessee Bureau Of Investigation On Monday.

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TN Spends Nearly $4M Per Year To Educate Unaccompanied Alien Minors

Tennessee Has Spent Nearly $60 Million Over 15 Years Educating Children Who Entered The State As Unaccompanied Minors, According To The State’s Fiscal Review Committee Estimates.

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Inmates In Possession Of Cell Phones May Now Face Felony Charges

Tennessee Inmates In Possession Of A Cell Phone, Or Any Telecommunications Device While Inside A Penal Institution, May Be Charged With A Class E Felony, Effective July 1st, 2021.

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DCS Reports on Abuse Investigation at Chattanooga Immigrant Shelter

Allegations Of Child Abuse Have Surfaced From A Chattanooga Shelter That Is Housing Unaccompanied Immigrant Children. The Tennessee Dept Of Children’s Services Says Local, State, And Federal Authorities Are Investigating After A Report Of Abuse Was Made By A Child Staying At The Shelter.

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TN House Passes Legislation Protecting Rape Victims And Making Sex Trafficking A Predatory Offense

This Week, The Tennessee House Of Representatives Passed A Bill To Protect The Victims Of Rape And In A Separate Bill, Toughened The Offense For Sex Trafficking.

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