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Task force holds annual meeting in Bartlett

The West Tennessee Violent Crime and Drug Task Force drew law enforcement officers and representatives of several district attorney offices to Bartlett earlier this month for their annual meeting to award honors, highlight accomplishments and emphasize the need for the work the task force does. Shelby County District Attorney Amy Weirich, Weirich, 30th Judicial District, […]

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Barlett Police reports for Nov. 12-25, 2016

The Bartlett Police Department handled the following incidents for Nov. 12-25. 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 stolen/damaged items. These […]

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SCSO handles early October incidents in Lakeland

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The Shelby County Sheriff’s Office handled the following incidents in Lakeland during the first half of October. For later October incidents, see next week’s issue of The Bartlett Express. 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 items. These are […]

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Assaults, shoplifting, thefts hit Arlington in late October

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The Shelby County Sheriff’s Office handled the following incidents in Arlington during the second half of October. For earlier October incidents, see last week’s issue of The Bartlett Express. 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 items. These are […]

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Bartlett Police reports for Nov. 7-13, 2016

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The Bartlett Police Department handled the following incidents for Nov. 7-13. 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 stolen/damaged items. These […]

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Bartlett Police reports for Oct. 23-Nov. 6, 2016

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The Bartlett Police Department handled the following incidents for Oct. 23-Nov. 6. 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 stolen/damaged items. […]

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Sportsmen urged to be careful in drought conditions

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The dry conditions across Tennessee have created a tinderbox where fires can be accidentally set, which has led the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency to urge sportsmen be especially cautious as the popular muzzle-loading season opens statewide. “There is a lot of fires being fought right now and we have even had some on our wildlife […]

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SCSO investigates violence, arson, thefts in Arlington

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The Shelby County Sheriff’s Office handled the following incidents in Arlington during the first half of October. For later October incidents, see next week’s issue of The Bartlett Express. 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 items. These are […]

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Arlington crime spree targets businesses and 1 home

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Arlington was ground zero for a brief crime spree last weekend with two store burglaries, an armed robbery and a home break-in. All happened on or near U.S. 70. Earl Farrell, public information officer for the Shelby County Sheriff’s Office, said it began around 1:30 a.m. on Thursday, Oct. 27, at Fred’s Pharmacy (11888 &.S. […]

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BPD seeks black pickup in case of missing man

The Bartlett Police Department is asking the public to be on the lookout for a black 2000 Ford F-150 truck sought in an ongoing investigation. It’s an extended-cab (step-side) pickup with a hardtop bed cover, and it has a Tennessee tag 45TF92 (Titans plate). It’s believed that suspect Marcus Perry used it to transport evidence […]

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