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Agricultural Crime Unit

Agricutltural Cime Unit

The Agricultural Crime Unit (ACU) is the law enforcement arm of the state department of agriculture and is the chief agency responsible for investigation of suspected wildfire arson.  In addition to arson investigations, the unit also investigates and enforces state laws and regulations related to animal health, forestry, and agriculture and agricultural businesses generally.  To accomplish this work, ACU works closely with county sheriffs’ offices and local authorities throughout Tennessee.
 
To contact the Tennessee Agricultural Crime Unit, please call 844-AG-CRIME (844-242-7463) or email agriculture.crime@tn.gov.  To submit a report or tip regarding agricultural crime in your area, please click on the link below.