Lt. Rick Hamrick has been suspended with pay pending the outcome of an ongoing internal affairs investigation, officials in the Sheriff's Office said.
No information was given on what the probe was about.
Lt. Hamrick supervises the court officers.
July 28, 2014
A man was shot in the knee on West 38th Street on Monday afternoon. Police said he would not cooperate with the investigation. At approximately 4:59 p.m., Chattanooga Police responded to 262 ... (click for more)
Two brothers have been arrested for the armed robbery of the Dollar Store on 23rd Street that took place on July 3. According to police, Dominique and Trevor Casteel came into the store ... (click for more)
A $500 reward is being offered for information leading to the arrest of suspect(s) involved in car burglaries and/or vandalism in Cleveland occurring this past weekend in and around the Greenway ... (click for more)
A man was shot in the knee on West 38th Street on Monday afternoon. Police said he would not cooperate with the investigation. At approximately 4:59 p.m., Chattanooga Police responded to 262 West 38 th for a person shot. Officers located a 22-year-old black male suffering from a single gunshot wound to his knee. The victim was transported to a local hospital ... (click for more)
Two brothers have been arrested for the armed robbery of the Dollar Store on 23rd Street that took place on July 3. According to police, Dominique and Trevor Casteel came into the store with pistols, demanding money. The two cashiers working handed them the tills from the cash register, and then they said the men put the money in a drawstring bag and fled. Bandanas ... (click for more)
We are incredibly fortunate to live in a state in which companies worldwide are clamoring to establish a presence. Many attribute it to our pro-business culture, well-prepared workforce, low tax environment, right-to-work policies, and engaged citizenry. That is why the announcement by Volkswagen to build its midsize sports utility vehicle and establish the South’s ... (click for more)
With less than two weeks before the Aug. 7 th election and the last week of early voting now underway in Hamilton County, Congressional challenger Weston Wamp sounded upbeat and relaxed early yesterday afternoon. “I’m pleased to say that I believe we are right where we need to be … maybe even more than we had hoped.” Wamp, who is challenging two-term incumbent Chuck Fleishmann ... (click for more)
Coaches barking instructions, players blocking and tackling, quarterbacks and receivers working on timing routes and error-free handoffs to fleet-footed running backs. In the greater Chattanooga area and throughout the state it can mean just one thing. It’s time for Prep Football 2014. Today is the first official day ... (click for more)
The NPSL announced on Monday that the national championship match between Chattanooga FC and the Red Bulls U23 will be played on Saturday at Red Bull Arena in Harrison, New Jersey. The match will be played following an MLS match between New York Red Bulls and the New England Revolution. Local fans took to social media to appeal for the game to be played in Chattanooga. ... (click for more)