Call us  Call Us (901) 433-9138

2850 Stage Village Cove No. 5
Bartlett, TN. 38134
Fax (901) 529-7687
News: bartlett.editor@journalinc.com
Advertising: vickie.clark@journalinc.com

 Subscribe in a reader

police

Naked cyclist arrested near Bartlett

Post Image

A senior citizen decided to go on a nude bicycle ride Sunday near Bartlett but ended his outing with a ride to jail. A neighbor who was outside enjoying the weather reported seeing Martin Centobie, 65, riding naked in the 5200 block of Wesley Park, around an apartment complex’s lake. She provided the man’s first […]

Read More

Bartlett Police reports for Oct. 30-Nov. 3, 2017

Post Image

The Bartlett Police Department handled these and other incidents for the period of Oct. 30-Nov. 3 (the most recent period for which records are available this week). Editor’s note: This report represents the most notable incidents provided by BPD and does not necessarily reflect all police activity. All suspects are presumed to be innocent until […]

Read More

2 Bartlett schools host ‘Cop Stop’ with cookies, high-fives

Post Image

Community-based learning is an integral part of the Functional Skills programs within Bartlett City Schools. By getting out into the community or by having community members come into our schools to interact, the students gain valuable skills to ensure their success as adults. Recently, the Functional Skills classes at Bon Lin Elementary and Bon Lin […]

Read More

Snapchat video points to suspects in Bartlett church vandalism

Post Image

Pranks are one thing, but more than $5,500 in burglary and vandalism are something else entirely. That’s what three Bartlett youths discovered recently when they allegedly did damages at Easthill Baptist Church and a nearby neighborhood. The Bartlett Police Department has provided details about the incident, which was reported briefly in The Bartlett Express on […]

Read More

Bartlett Police handle spree of car burglaries, thefts

Post Image

More than 20 owners in Bartlett found that someone burglarized, stole or damaged their vehicles in a rash of driveway and parking lot crimes last week. Some got off lightly with their car interiors left in disarray. Others were left staring at an empty driveway, wondering where their ride went. Almost every victim admitted leaving […]

Read More

Bartlett Police reports for Oct. 16-22, 2017

Post Image

The Bartlett Police Department handled the following incideents for the period of Oct. 16-22. These represent the most notable incidents for the reporting period and do not necessarily reflect all police activity. Editor’s note: All suspects are presumed to be innocent until proven guilty in a court of law, and values are estimated for stolen/damaged […]

Read More

Bartlett Police reports for Oct. 2-8, 2017

Post Image

The Bartlett Police Department handled the following incidents for the period of Oct. 2-8. This listing includes the most notable incidents for the reporting period and does not necessarily reflect all police activity. Editor’s note: All suspects are presumed to be innocent until proven guilty in a court of law, and values are estimated for […]

Read More

Bartlett Police reports for Sept. 25-Oct. 1

Post Image

The Bartlett Police Department handled the following incidents for the period of Sept. 25-Oct. 1. This listing includes the most notable incidents for the reporting period and does not necessarily reflect all police activity. Editor’s note: All suspects are presumed to be innocent until proven guilty in a court of law, and values are estimated […]

Read More

Eviction uncovers filthy living conditions for 2 Bartlett children, 4 adults

Post Image

A Bartlett household faces charges of aggravated child neglect after officials found dead cats, fecal matter, urine and piles of trash littering the home. Around 9:30 a.m. on Sept. 22, a Shelby County process server went to that home on the 3000 block of Mary Elizabeth Road to serve an eviction notice. Making his way […]

Read More

Bartlett Police reports for Sept. 11-17, 2017

Post Image

The Bartlett Police Department handled the following incidents for the period of Sept. 11-17. This listing includes the most notable incidents for the reporting period and does not necessarily reflect all police activity. Editor’s note: All suspects are presumed to be innocent until proven guilty in a court of law, and values are estimated for […]

Read More

Memphis woman pulls gun on school bus near Bartlett

Post Image

A Memphis woman who reportedly slapped a Durham bus driver and pulled a gun on him landed in Shelby County Jail last week. She now faces 10 felony counts. According to the affidavit, the driver, Donald Hutchinson, stopped at Richbrook Drive and Walden Ridge Drive near Bartlett around 4 p.m. Sept. 12. Memphis Police detectives […]

Read More

Bartlett Police reports for Sept. 14, 2017

Post Image

The Bartlett Police Department handled the following incidents for the period of Sept. 4-10. This listing includes the most notable incidents for the reporting period and does not necessarily reflect all police activity. Editor’s note: All suspects are presumed to be innocent until proven guilty in a court of law, and values are estimated for […]

Read More