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Lt. Dixon celebrates retirement

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Lt. Dixon has served as a commissioned police officer with the Collierville Police Department for 26 years beginning his employment on July 17, 1989.

He was born in Jacksonville, Florida, in 1957, and moved to Memphis, Tennessee in 1965.   He attended Overton High School, and later graduated with honors “Magna Cum Laude” from Memphis State University.

In 1983, Norm married Cindy Mason and they have one daughter Lindsey.

In the summer of 1989, Norm joined the Collierville Police Department as a commissioned officer, and later that year, he graduated from the Memphis Police Department’s First Regional Academy.

Officer Rossie Promoted to Lieutenant

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In August of this year, the department held a Lieutenant Promotional Process to establish an eligibility list in anticipation of the upcoming retirement of two lieutenants.   There were eight candidates who participated in this process.  

These eight candidates were tested on their knowledge in the following areas:

                   STATE AND LOCAL LAWS

                   EFFECTIVE POLICE SUPERVISION

                   CRIMINAL INVESTIGATION

                   CASE LAW

                   POLICE PATROL

                   COMMUNITY POLICING

                   DEPARTMENT GENERAL ORDERS

                   TOWN POLICIES

Collierville Police asks everyone to take a stand against crime

Your neighborhood is invited to participate with many other neighborhoods across the country in celebration of National Night Out on Tuesday evening, August 4, 2015.

Beware of Phone Scams!

Recently, a couple of citizens in Collierville were targeted by phone call, claiming to be a deputy sheriff, threatening them with prosecution for failing to comply with jury service unless they pay a fine now.

COLLIERVILLE POLICE INCREASES SEAT BELT ENFORCEMENT  DURING NATIONAL “CLICK IT OR TICKET” MOBILIZATION
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The Collierville Police Department is partnering with the Tennessee Governor’s Highway Safety Office to step up seat belt enforcement from May 18 to 31, just ahead of one of the busiest travel weekends of the year.