Conceal Carry Permit Holders and the “Parking Lot” Bill in Tennessee

Starting July 1, 2013, the Safe Commute Act will allow people with handgun-carry permits to keep guns in their locked cars on most parking lots in Tennessee — including at most workplaces — against the business owner’s objections. In an earlier blawg post, I stated the Safe Commute Act bill will still allow employers to

WCSO Sobriety Roadside Safety Checkpoints

  The Williamson County Sheriff’s Office will be conducting sobriety roadside safety checkpoints on Saturday, June 8, 2013 on Highway 96 East in the early evening and late night on Highway 31 South. Drive carefully and be on the outlook for the DUI roadblock.  Be aware there will likely be additional members of law enforcement on

THP Steps Up Seat Belt, DUI Enforcement for Memorial Day Weekend

The Tennessee Highway Patrol will step up seat belt and DUI enforcement efforts over the Memorial Day holiday weekend. State troopers will conduct seat belt and sobriety checkpoints at over 65 locations throughout Tennessee and will be out in force patrolling statewide to help ensure safe roadways this holiday. The 2013 Memorial Day holiday period