Two Mt. Juliet police officers graduated from the 12-week Basic Police School at the Tennessee Law Enforcement Training Academy in Nashville recently.
Mt. Juliet’s newest police officers — Alecia Martin and Megan Smith — took part in a graduation ceremony for Basic Police School 1869 held at Hermitage Hills Baptist Church.
Before becoming a police officer, Martin served as a police dispatcher and is a Volunteer State Community College graduate. Smith is a University of Tennessee – Knoxville graduate and interned with the local district attorney’s office.
TLETA provides technical and tactical training as well as teaches ethical and professional standards for law enforcement.