Police Training Bill Moves Forward

March 31, 2016

I am pleased to report that HB 5547, An Act Concerning The Training Curriculum and Education of Police Officers, is making progress. The proposed legislation has been discussed in a Public Safety and Security Committee public hearing. The bill received a joint favorable vote by Committee and is awaiting a spot on the House calendar. This legislation seeks to adopt best practices and national standards for the training of our police officers.