Peace Officers Standards and Training (P.O.S.T.) Commission
3025 Lebanon Pike
Nashville, TN 37214
Phone: (615) 741-4461
Fax: (615) 532-0502
Tenn. Code Ann. § 38-8-126 (2017) requires officers who have been arrested to notify the Executive Secretary of the POST Commission and the chief officer of the employing agency within twenty-four (24) hours of that arrest.
The statute also requires the chief officer of the employing agency to notify the Executive Secretary of the POST Commission within twenty-four (24) hours of gaining knowledge of the officer’s arrest.
Please note that the Commission may revoke or suspend the certification, withhold a pay supplement pursuant to Tenn. Code Ann. § 38-8-111(e)(2) or take any other lawful action against an officer who is arrested and knowingly fails to notify the executive secretary of POST.
To report an arrest, please fill out and submit the Officer Arrest Form. - PLEASE USE INTERNET EXPLORER OR EDGE TO SUBMIT FORM.