TN Law Enforcement Accreditation

TLEAThe Martin Police Department was accredited by the TLEA in December 2012.  TLEA is a program offered by the Tennessee Association of Chiefs of Police. TLEA requires adherence to over 150 professional law enforcement standards.

The TLEA standards are designed to:

  • Increase the agency’s ability to prevent crime.
  • Increase the agency’s effectiveness in the delivery of law enforcement services.
  • Increase cooperation and effectiveness among other law enforcement and criminal justice agencies.
  • Increase citizen and employee confidence in the goals,objectives,policies,and practices of the agency.