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Armed robbery suspect arrested

Franklin Police

April 5, 2018 Update: Kyle Michael Brown, the suspect identified in a 2013 armed robbery, was arrested last night in Columbia. Brown was released this morning after posting a $27,000 bond. Charged with Aggravated Robbery and Felony Theft, Brown is due in Williamson County Court on April 19. Released 02/13/2018: New information has come to […]

Social media threat to CHS determined to be Clovis High School, New Mexico

Franklin Police

A very concerning threat to “CHS” is circulating on social media. Many local students and parents grew understandably concerned that the threat was referring to Franklin’s Centennial High School. Franklin Police and the Williamson County Sheriff’s Office have confirmed that the New Mexico student who made the threat regarding Clovis High School (CHS) was arrested […]

Display outside Police Headquarters provides perspective during Child Abuse Prevention Month

April is Child Abuse Prevention Month. In recognition of that, this display, created by a local Eagle Scout, is being featured on the lawn outside the Franklin Police Department. The 30 ‘kids on the lawn’ represent 300 abused Williamson County kids served by the Davis House Child Advocacy Center last year. The display provides a […]

Crash closes Columbia Ave – major impacts to morning rush expected


Several utility poles were badly damaged this morning after a Columbia Avenue driver fell asleep at the wheel. Middle Tennessee Electric and AT&T have to make considerable repairs, which has Columbia Avenue closed, in both directions, from Downs Boulevard to Battle Avenue. This closure will last through the morning rush hour, which will result in […]

False allegations against Franklin Police Officer ends in felony charge for accuser


On December 26, 2017, Franklin Police arrested 18-year-old Lamadzia Hill for Drug Possession, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, two counts of Assault, and Resisting Arrest. After bonding out of jail, Hill filed a formal complaint with the Department’s Office of Professional Standards, alleging that the arresting officer inappropriately touched her during the arrest. An in-depth investigation […]

Sex predator sought following second incident at Murfreesboro Road shopping center


The suspect who exposed himself to a Williamson Square shopper on April 9 has struck again. A woman returned to her vehicle at 4:20 Friday afternoon, April 20, after shopping at Hobby Lobby, when she saw the light-skinned black male with facial acne scars parked next to her. The suspect had his pants down and […]