Smyrna Police

Smyrna Police Aim to Nab Unknown Culprits Who Allegedly Stole Legos and More

Sep 27, 2023 at 05:49 pm by WGNS News

SMYRNA, TENN - The Smyrna Police Department is seeking to identify multiple subjects who were captured on security cameras at several stores in the area. According to Smyrn.... Read More

Traffic Safety Education and Reducing DUI Offenses in Rutherford County

Sep 25, 2023 at 10:25 pm by WGNS News

RUTHERFORD COUNTY, TN - Earlier this month, the Tennessee Highway Safety Office (THSO) announced $28.5 million in federal grant funds to be distributed statewide from the Nati.... Read More

Smyrna Police Seeking Information Surrounding Theft from Target

Sep 21, 2023 at 10:41 pm by WGNS News

SMYRNA, TN - In Smyrna, Police are hoping to gain additional information about a theft that occurred late last month (08/28/23) in the Target store. Detectives are seeking t.... Read More

Rutherford County Road Rage Drivers and a Shift in Thinking (With Audio)

Sep 21, 2023 at 06:19 pm by WGNS News

RUTHERFORD COUNTY, TN - When you hear stories about road rage incidents involving one motorist harming another over a petty traffic infraction, your first thought may lead you.... Read More

Less Road Rage and Better Driving in Rutherford County

Sep 20, 2023 at 07:00 am by WGNS News

RUTHERFORD COUNTY, TN - There's a good chance you saw an increase of patrol officers in Rutherford County along Interstate 24 and Veterans Parkway on Wednesday. The rea.... Read More

SMYRNA POLICE: Strong Arm Robbery at Sporting Goods Store and Theft at Dollar General Under Investigation

Sep 19, 2023 at 08:55 pm by WGNS News

SMYRNA, TN - Two thefts are under investigation in Smyrna. One of the thefts was reported on August 26th at a local Dollar General Store. In that case, two subjects were caugh.... Read More

Counterfeit Money in Smyrna, TN

Sep 12, 2023 at 06:52 am by WGNS News

SMYRNA, TN - In Smyrna, the police department is seeking help in identifying a woman who was caught on camera inside a local eatery after she was caught allegedly violating fe.... Read More

Smyrna Police Investigating a Crime at the Dollar General Store

Sep 07, 2023 at 05:07 pm by WGNS News

SMYRNA, TN - The Smyrna Police Department is seeking to identify two individuals that are believed to be tied to a recent crime, according to Smyrna officials. Evidently, th.... Read More

POLICE: Theft of Vehicle in Smyrna

Aug 29, 2023 at 07:22 am by WGNS News

SMYRNA, TN - In Smyrna, the police department is investigating an incident that unfolded in the parking lot of Tire Discounters. Tire Discounters is at 714 President Place in.... Read More

UPDATE: Silver Alert Cleared, Missing 89-Year-Old Man Found Safe

Aug 19, 2023 at 11:23 am by WGNS

(SMYRNA, TN)  WGNS has good news to relay to listeners. The elderly gentleman who was reported as "Missing" to the Tennessee Bureau of Investigations has been loca.... Read More

Smyrna Police Department Hires Assistant Police Chiefs

Jul 21, 2023 at 09:37 am by WGNS News

SMYRNA, Tennessee—Jason Irvin, Smyrna Police Department Police Chief, is pleased to announce Jeff Dwyer and John Liehr as assistant police chiefs for Smyrna. They both a.... Read More

Smyrna Police Want To Talk With Him

Jul 15, 2023 at 06:08 am by WGNS

(SMYRNA, TN) The Smyrna Police want to talk with the driver of a truck pictured on video at Thornton's Gas Station on East Sam Ridley Blvd.  Sgt. Clete Elstran said.... Read More

Do You Recognize Him? Call Smyrna Police!

Jul 08, 2023 at 02:27 pm by WGNS

SMYRNA, TN - In Smyrna, police are asking for the public's assistance identifying a man who was captured on a surveillance camera (see picture above this article). According.... Read More

Smyrna Police Need Help Identifying Subject After Theft of Merchandise was Reported

Jul 06, 2023 at 07:15 pm by WGNS News

  RUTHERFORD COUNTY, TN – A man who was caught on camera has yet to be caught in-person. Smyrna Police say a the unidentified man is accused of shoplifting merchan.... Read More

Smyrna Woman Charged with Second Degree Murder Scheduled to be in Court Next Week

Jun 28, 2023 at 11:54 pm by WGNS News

SMYRNA, Tennessee— A woman arrested in Smyrna for second degree murder is scheduled to face the Rutherford County Courts next week. Court records show Kristen Tweed&nb.... Read More

Thefts from Smyrna Sports Academy and Walmart - Do You Recognize These Subjects?

Jun 22, 2023 at 05:26 pm by WGNS News

SMYRNA, TN - In Smyrna, the Police Department is encouraging the public to help them identify two individuals who are accused of a felony theft at Academy Sports. At the spo.... Read More

Stolen Trailer Case is Under Investigation in Smyrna

Jun 19, 2023 at 04:13 pm by WGNS News

SMYRNA, TN - Smyrna Police are investigating the theft of a trailer that has yet to turn up... The trailer in question was stolen from WoodSpring Suites near the Sam Ridle.... Read More

Retail Thefts Up Nationwide - Smyrna Police Ask for Help Identifying Possible Suspect in Retail Theft Case

Jun 16, 2023 at 09:26 am by WGNS News

RUTHERFORD COUNTY, TN – Shoplifting is a growing problem around the country that costs businesses billions of dollars annually.  To better summarize the cost of the.... Read More

Suspect in the Murder of a Smyrna Gas Station Clerk to Undergo a Mental Health Evaluation

Jun 07, 2023 at 09:25 am by WGNS News

RUTHERFORD COUNTY, TENN. - Last year, a man was honored in Smyrna during a community fundraiser at a local convenient store. Throughout the day on September 8th, the Twice Dai.... Read More

UPDATE: Suspects Arrested in Smyrna, TN Hostage Case

Jun 03, 2023 at 09:15 pm by WGNS

(SMYRNA, TN)  UPDATE: Two suspects have been arrested after Smyrna Police Officers officers responded to the scene of an injured victim who reported they were held captiv.... Read More