Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee

NASHVILLE, TN (WSMV) - The governor is committing to improving policing in Tennessee amid a national surge in violent crime.

Gov. Bill Lee met with the Law Enforcement Training Advisory Council on Thursday. The purpose of the council is to advise on developments in policing needs and training best practices. At Thursday's meeting, they discussed improving information sharing and increasing officer training. 

The governor's office said the following "key progress highlights" have been made since September 2020.


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