Vehicle Stolen at RaceTrac Gas Station Recovered in Bedford County

On October 10th at 3:40 PM SHPD officers responded to the Tennessee Children’s Home to assist in looking for two juveniles that fled on foot. Officers saturated the area but were unable to locate the two missing juveniles.

At 8:30 PM on the same date officers responded to 1060 Crossings Blvd. (RaceTrac) to a report of a stolen vehicle. The owner stated that while parked at the gas station, her vehicle was stolen. The vehicle was entered into a national database as a stolen vehicle.

On October 11th, the SHPD was notified that the Tennessee Highway Patrol (THP) had located the stolen vehicle unoccupied in Bedford County.

Based on video surveillance footage from RaceTrac two persons matching the clothing/physical descriptions of the run-away juveniles entered the vehicle at RaceTrac and left in that vehicle. The investigation is still on-going at this time. The juveniles from the Children’s Home had not been located.

Shooting Investigation in the 3800 Block of Old Port Royal Rd. (area between McDonald’s and Waffle House)

On October 8th at approximately 2 AM SHPD Officers were notified that there had possibly been a shooting in the 3800 block of Old Port Royal Rd. Officers responded to the area between McDonald’s and Waffle House. Officers located several spent shell casings in the parking lot. Subsequent investigation revealed that there were three vehicles involved and some of the occupants were shooting at each other. At this time it is unknown if anyone was shot. No vehicles or persons were on scene when the responding officers arrived. Possible descriptions of the vehicles are: white Chevy 2dr pickup with chrome rims, white Dodge Challenger with a black hood, and a white Chevy Suburban.

More details will be released when they become available. If you have information regarding this incident you can submit an anonymous tip here. You may also submit an anonymous tip to Maury County Crime Stoppers at

Wanted | Brian “Dawson” Smith | Rape of a Child, Sexual Exploitation of a Minor

Brian “Dawson” Smith (may also wear glasses)

Brian “Dawson” Smith is wanted on multiple counts of rape of a child, especially aggravated sexual exploitation of a minor, sexual exploitation of a minor, and aggravated unlawful photography. Smith is 6’0″ and weighs approximately 170 pounds, he has blue eyes and strawberry blond hair. Smith also wears glasses. If you know where Smith is, please submit an anonymous tip here or call your local law enforcement agency if you see him.

ALL PERSONS ENJOY THE PRESUMPTION OF INNOCENCE UNTIL PROVEN GUILTY IN A COURT OF LAW.

Portion of US Highway 31 Named After Fallen Spring Hill Officer

Today we take time to remember those who lost their lives on September 11th, 2001. At the Spring Hill Police Department we also remember Corporal Jeremy McLaren who lost his life over 10 years ago due to complications from an on-duty traffic collision he was involved in. To honor him, a portion of US Highway 31, State Route 6 will be renamed “Corporal Jeremy McLaren Memorial Highway.” Thank you for your service to this community Corporal McLaren.

Dollar General Shoplifting Investigation

Unidentified shoplifting suspect (not this blurry in real life)

The subject in the image above allegedly took laundry detergent from Dollar General in Spring Hill on August 20, 2020. The subject placed 8 bottles of Gain detergent in his pants and walked out of the store. If you can identify this person submit an anonymous tip here.

Stolen Package from Home in the Winter Park Subdivision

Suspect vehicle is the grey car
Winter Park Subdivision

The SHPD is investigating a stolen package off of a porch of a home in the Winter Park Subdivision off of Duplex Rd. This incident occurred Thursday morning. The suspect vehicle is a grey four-door sedan. There may be other packages missing. If you believe that your package was stolen please report it to our dispatch center at 931-486-2632.