Reed, Carleton statements on Hall appeal

Tupelo, Mississippi – The following statements are from Mayor Reed and Chief Carleton regarding the letter received today on Deputy Chief Robert Hall’s certification request.

Chief Tony Carleton :
“We received the letter from the Board on Law Enforcement Officer Standards and Training in reference to Deputy Chief Robert Hall. The letter stated that the board reviewed the application that Tupelo Police Department sent requesting his professional certificate, and it was denied. We are entitled to a hearing and we have full intentions of following through with this process.”

Mayor Jack Reed, Jr. :
“This is a process. We will take the next step because our city is a safer place with Robert Hall on our team.”

NEMS Daily Journal