Safety & Homeland Security

Safety Urges Motorists to Watch Out for Deer

Wednesday, October 15, 2008 | 02:26 pm

October Through December Worst Time for Deer-related Crashes

NASHVILLE--- The Tennessee Department of Safety cautions motorists to watch out for deer, especially during the months of October through December, which is deer mating season. Deer are on the move during this period, meaning an increase in deer-related crashes is more likely.

State Trooper Captures Fugitive Wanted in Florida

Tuesday, October 07, 2008 | 11:00 pm

Crash in Loudon County Leads to Arrest

Nashville, Tennessee — A Tennessee State Trooper, investigating a minor crash Tuesday morning, apprehended a fugitive wanted in Florida.  Lola M. Pennington was taken into custody on October 7, 2008, after being treated for injuries she sustained in a two-vehicle crash in Loudon County.