Tennessee Criminal Records

Your Tennessee state guide to courts, police, jails, crime data, records, and more.


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With 6,353,226 residents as of 2012, Tennessee is number 17 in the country by population and number 34 by land size, occupying 41,235 square miles.


Tennessee Criminal Records Search

You can feel confident and secure when conducting a criminal records search . The results may include court records, business records, arrest records and more. We have a vast nationwide database - the records you search for may include Tennessee state and county records and any other geographic location the person has lived or worked.



In the USA, crime laboratories, which use forensic science to examine evidence, may be publicly or privately operated. Private labs typically do not respond to crime scenes to collect evidence. Most states have their own crime labs. Our crime lab listings show all private and public facilities in Tennessee.

Crimelab Name
City
Phone
Regional Forensic Center-Univ TN Med Center KnoxvilleKnoxville
Shelby County Medical Examiner's OfficeMemphis(901) 544-7200
William L. Jenkins Forensic CenterJohnson City

Being involved in an investigative process and not having anonymity is a direct deterrent to having people provide important information about criminal activity. Crime Stoppers programs provide this anonymity, allowing community members to provide helpful information. We have an alphabetical listing of Crime Stoppers programs in Tennessee.

CrimeStoppers Program
City
Phone
Citizens Of Marshall County, Tn Crime Stoppers, Inc.Lewisburg931-359-4867
Clarksville Montgomery County Crime Stoppers Inc.Clarksville(931) 645-8477
Cookeville / Putnam County Area Crime StoppersCookeville(615) 520-7867
Crime Stoppers Jackson / Madison Co.Jackson(731) 424-8477
Crime Stoppers Of Crossville - Cumberland CountyCrossville931-484-4963
Crime Stoppers Of Maury County Inc.Columbia(931) 381-4900
Crime Stoppers Of Memphis & Shelby County, Inc.Memphis901-528-CASH
Rutherford County Crime Stoppers, IncMurfreesboro(615) 893-7867
Springfield / Robertson County Crime StoppersSpringfield(615) 382-2677
Williamson County Crime StoppersFranklin(615) 794-4000

Jails are county or city administrated institutions which house both inmates awaiting trial on the local level and convicted misdemeanants serving a term of one year or less. Prisons are state or federal facilities housing convicted felons serving a term of more than one year. Following are the the top 10 largest jails, by inmate population in Tennessee.

Facility
City
Average Inmate Population
BRADLEY COUNTY JUSTICE CENTERCleveland397
HAMILTON COUNTY JAILChattanooga594
KNOX COUNTYKnoxville884
RUTHERFORD COUNTY JAILMurfreesboro810
SHELBY COUNTY CORRECTIONAL CENTERMemphis2,680
SHELBY COUNTY JUSTICE CENTERMemphis2,551
SILVERDALE PENAL FARM-CCAChattanooga814
SULLIVAN COUNTY JAILBlountville586
SUMNER COUNTY JAILGallatin492
WEST TENNESSEE DET FAC - CCAMason510