Safety & Homeland Security

Department of Safety & Homeland Security Promotes 10 Employees

Wednesday, June 29, 2011 | 11:22 am
NASHVILLE --- The Tennessee Department of Safety and Homeland Security promoted 10 employees on Wednesday, including nine members of the Tennessee Highway Patrol and one employee in Research, Planning and Development. The ceremony took place at the department’s Training Center in Nashville.  Rank advancements were presented to the following individuals:

Southeast Davidson County Driver Services Center to Offer Reinstatement-Only

Monday, June 27, 2011 | 04:18 pm
NASHVILLE --- The Tennessee Department of Safety and Homeland Security will convert the Express Driver Service Center located at 1601 Murfreesboro Road in Nashville to a Reinstatement-Only Service Center effective Friday, July 1, 2011. With this new service, reinstatements will no longer be provided at driver service centers on Centennial Boulevard and Hart Lane in Nashville. The move is part of an overall effort to improve effectiveness and efficiency in the Nashville metropolitan area.

Tennessee Highway Patrol Participates in Operation Roadcheck 2011

Monday, June 06, 2011 | 04:17 pm
NASHVILLE --- In conjunction with the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance, the Tennessee Highway Patrol will once again participate in the world’s largest targeted enforcement program on commercial vehicles – Operation Roadcheck 2011. This 72-hour roadside inspection will begin at 12:01 a.m., Tuesday, June 7 until midnight, Thursday, June 9 across North America. The ultimate goal of