General Investigations Section

The Murfreesboro Police Departments general investigations section is broken down in to three units, day shift property crimes, evening shift property crimes and the midnight shift general detectives’ unit.  The day shift and evening shift property crimes unit investigates all matters regarding theft and fraud crimes, that occur here in the city of Murfreesboro.  The property crimes section and general investigations units are led by Lt. Hubert Jones, Sgt. Tommy Massey, and Sgt. Abe Vongphakdy, whose contact information is listed below.  The day and evening shift property crimes unit hours of operation is between 6:00 A.M. and 2:00 P.M. and 2:00 P.M. and 10:00 P.M. Monday through Sunday.       

Unlike most law enforcement agencies across the United States, the Murfreesboro Police Department has detectives working 24/7.  At least three detectives and one supervisor are assigned to the midnight shift general detective unit.  Sgt. Wayne Lawson is the supervisor over the midnight shift general detective’s unit.  The supervisor and detectives work from 10:00 P.M. to 6:00 A.M. Monday through Sunday.  Their primary job is to respond to incidents and crime scenes when detectives are requested by the uniform division late at night and to assist the uniform division with questions regarding criminal procedures and policy.

If you have any information or a tip regarding criminal activity dealing with theft and fraud type crimes here in the city of Murfreesboro, please feel free to call or email any of the supervisors listed below.  You can also speak with any of the detectives assigned to these units by calling the main line to the criminal investigation’s division at (615) 893-2717.  Also, please feel free to email and share video, to any of the supervisors listed below, of suspicious and criminal activity in your neighborhood.  Working together we can make a better quality of life for all the citizens of Murfreesboro.

Property Crimes and General Investigations Supervisors
Lt. Hubert Jones
Office Number: (615) 893-2717
Email: 0272@murfreesborotn.gov

Sgt. Tommy Massey
Office Number: (615) 893-2717
Email: 0324@murfreesborotn.gov

Sgt. Ave Vongphakdy
Office Number (615) 893-2717
Email: 0366@murfreesborotn.gov

Sgt. Wayne Lawson
Office Number: (615) 893-2717
Email: 0274@murfreesborotn.gov