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Criticism is inaccurate, Bartlett jail official says

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A man jailed in Bartlett for four days wrote a scathing criticism Sunday of the facility’s cleanliness and the staff’s actions, but a jail spokesman said the facility’s condition and records show that all the allegations are untrue. Jeff Davis of Bartlett said he was jailed for public intoxication. He alleged unsanitary conditions, near-starvation-level food […]

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SCSO releases August report for Arlington

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The Shelby County Sheriff’s Office has provided all of Arlington’s crime reports for August. The most recent incidents are summarized below, and the full list is available on bartlett-express.com, along with charts and a map of the offenses. Editor’s note: All suspects are presumed to be innocent until proven guilty in a court of law, […]

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Bartlett Police reports for Sept. 8-14, 2014

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The Bartlett Police Department (BPD) reported the following incidents for the week of Sept. 8-14. 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 brief summaries of more detailed BPD reports. Sept. 8 Stage Hills Boulevard (vandalism): Responded […]

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Shelby County bus crashes on Austin Peay

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A Shelby County school bus carrying 32 children left Bolton High School Monday afternoon and crossed the center line southbound on Austin Peay Highway at Pleasant Ridge. The bus struck an 18-wheeler, injuring the bus driver and 10* children, according to the Tennessee Highway Patrol. The driver, Jacqueline McKinley, 52, was taken to Regional One Medical […]

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Almost head-shaving time!

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Firefighter’s prostate cancer campaign draws donors Tori Tijerina has not yet developed a scissors phobia. But she’s just one buzz cut away from Bartlett firehouse fame. The firefighter plans to shave off her shoulder-length hair at the end of this month in a prostate cancer fundraiser and awareness campaign. She explained that her mostly male […]

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Bartlett Police reports for Sept. 2-7, 2014

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The Bartlett Police Department reported the following incidents for Sept. 2-7. 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 brief summaries of more detailed BPD reports. Sept. 2 Fiske Valley Drive: Responded at 1:15 p.m. Sept. 2 […]

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Bartlett Police reports for Aug. 25-31, 2014

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The Bartlett Police Department reported the following incidents for Aug. 25-31. 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 brief summaries of more detailed BPD reports. Aug. 25 Will Fall Lane: Responded around 6:47 a.m. Aug. 25 […]

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Bartlett Police report for Aug. 18-24, 2014

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The Bartlett Police Department reported the following incidents for Aug. 18-24. (Reports for the week of Aug. 11-17 were not provided.) 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 brief summaries of more detailed BPD reports. Aug. […]

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BPD reports postponed for Aug. 11-17, 2014

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The Bartlett Police Department’s incidents report for the week of Aug. 11-17 was not available at press time and will be included in next week’s issue of The Bartlett Express.  

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Mailbox vandalism spree hits Lakeland

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The Shelby County Sheriff’s Office reported a spree of mailbox and car vandalism in Lakeland for July, along with other crimes. 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 brief summaries of more detailed BPD reports. July […]

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