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Lawmakers, families say long hours create safety concerns for correctional officers Video included


So many people have quit their jobs at state prisons, it’s creating concerns of unsafe conditions for state employees. More>>

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Pictures show Rutherford Co. deputy promoting company while on leave Video included


Pictures show what a Rutherford County deputy has been doing while on paid leave. More>>

Citizens' group wants money returned from deputies' paid leave Video included


Three deputies at the Rutherford County Sheriff’s Office have been earning a regular paycheck while not working. More>>

Ruling: Judge should decide whether to step aside in cases Video included


A Nashville judge has another opportunity to decide if she will recuse herself from a domestic violence case. More>>

Clarksville woman accused of profiting off baby's death Video included


A Jacksonville, FL, family has accused a Clarksville woman of raising money to help pay for expenses incurred by their dying daughter and then spending the money to pay her own bills. More>>

Criminal court clerk: Nearly $400 million in unpaid court costs, fines Video included


It’s the job of the Criminal Court Clerk Howard Gentry’s office to collect fines and court costs, so why are hundreds of millions of dollars not being collected? More>>

I-Team catches up to owner of Murfreesboro car dealership Video included


Randy Roth, the owner of Nashville Motor Cars, has not yet answered questions from dozens of customers after the dealer closed suddenly last month. More>>

Court documents provide insight to gunman’s family life Video included


Court documents suggest Mohammad Abdulazeez, the suspect in the Chattanooga shooting deaths of five servicemen, may have been the victim of violence at the hands of his father. More>>

Retirement home residents say fumes pouring into apartments Video included


Some residents of a Nashville retirement home said dangerous fumes are pouring into their apartments. More>>

Public defender discusses judge's impartiality in hearing Video included


Several lawyers have accused General Sessions Judge Allegra Walker of being biased, particularly when it comes to domestic violence cases. More>>

License revoked for Murfreesboro car dealership that closed suddenly Video included


A car dealership at the center of a Channel 4 I-Team investigation will have its license revoked. More>>

TDOC employees say new schedule creating dangerous conditions Video included


Some are concerned a new schedule for thousands of state employees may be putting them and the public at risk. More>>

Group calls for action against General Sessions judge Video included


Judge Allegra Walker is facing more questions about her impartiality after a nonprofit organization filed a complaint with the Board of Judicial Conduct. More>>

Clarksville motorcycle shop urged customers lie to military credit union Video included


An undercover Channel 4 I-Team investigation has exposed how managers at a Clarksville business encouraged some customers to lie in order to open an account at a credit union. More>>

More complaints against car dealer that closed suddenly Video included


Seventy people have now contacted police with complaints against a defunct Rutherford County car dealership. More>>

Woman raises money online after lying about cancer Video included


A woman who asked for donations for her fight against breast cancer never had the disease. More>>

State rep. wants design firm to refund money for new logo Video included


A Tennessee lawmakers wants a Nashville design firm to give taxpayers back roughly $36,000 of the $46,000 price tag for the new state logo. More>>

Rutherford Co. sheriff terminates unbid contract providing inmates tablets Video included


The Rutherford County Sheriff's Office has discontinued a controversial contract that provided inmates with tablets. More>>

Inspectors find deficiencies at Rutherford Co. jail Video included


State inspectors found several deficiencies at the Rutherford County jail, according to documents obtained by the Channel 4 I-Team. More>>

Pastor pleads guilty to lying to IRS, DEA Video included


A Murfreesboro pastor could spend six months in prison for lying about how much money he received from a known drug trafficker. More>>

Former police chief pleads guilty to stealing federal funds Video included


The former police chief of Woodbury is now a convicted criminal. More>>

State to suspend license of car dealership that closed suddenly Video included


At least 20 people have come forward with complaints against Nashville Motor Cars of Murfreesboro. Some customers have learned they may not really own the vehicles they have paid for.


Cheerleader coach resigns after questions about mishandling money Video included


What started as a history-making achievement for the Hillwood High School cheerleading squad has ended in controversy. More>>

Gov. Haslam signs deadly crashes bill into law Video included


Gov. Bill Haslam signed a bill into law on Tuesday to close a loophole first exposed in a Channel 4 I-Team investigation. More>>

TSA failures mirror problems at BNA Video included


The fallout has begun in the wake of the TSA's failure in a recent nationwide airport security test. More>>

Midstate town to repay $28K in former chief's false overtime Video included


As the town prepares to pay back the money, the Channel 4 I-Team has uncovered new videos and internal records that raise questions about what former Chief Kevin Mooneyham was doing while he was supposed to be looking for drunk drivers. More>>

Divisive state logo took 9 months to design


A list of bids from competing agencies show the state's new logo could have cost roughly the same regardless of who won the bid. More>>

Death row inmate smuggles in cell phone, gets on dating website Video included

Updated: May 18, 2015 09:22 PM

The latest findings in the Channel 4 I-Team's "crime in punishment" investigation shows death row inmates scoring smartphone contraband. More>>

Tennessee pays $46K for new state logo Video included


Say goodbye to the stars and flag logo on the state government's website, as well as all other state logos, and say hello to a little red square. The state of Tennessee is about to get a new logo, and it's come at quite a cost.


I-Team investigations ultimately lead to Rutherford Co. raids Video included


The Channel 4 I-Team first reported on Rutherford County Sheriff Robert Arnold's questionable deals that prompted citizen outrage. More>>

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    Jeremy Finley

    Jeremy Finley is the chief investigative reporter for the Channel 4 I-Team. He specializes in investigations into corruption, criminal activity and waste of taxpayer money.More >>
    Jeremy Finley is the chief investigative reporter for the Channel 4 I-Team. He specializes in investigations into corruption, criminal activity and waste of taxpayer money.More >>
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