Alabama State Law Enforcement Agency http://apr.org en Collier To Lead New Alabama Law Enforcement Agency http://apr.org/post/collier-lead-new-alabama-law-enforcement-agency <P>Alabama's governor has promoted his homeland security director, Spencer Collier, to secretary of law enforcement.</P> <P>Collier will lead the creation of the new Alabama State Law Enforcement Agency. The agency is the result of a new state law combining many of Alabama's law enforcement programs, including the Department of Public Safety and the Department of Homeland Security.</P> <P>Gov. Robert Bentley says Collier worked on the consolidation of law enforcement programs and has the experience and expertise to lead the new agency. Fri, 05 Apr 2013 22:16:23 +0000 The Associated Press 28039 at http://apr.org Collier To Lead New Alabama Law Enforcement Agency Alabama Officials Compromise On Law Enforcement http://apr.org/post/alabama-officials-compromise-law-enforcement <P>Alabama's governor and a legislative leader have compromised on consolidating law enforcement programs.</P> <P>Gov. Robert Bentley and Senate President Pro Tem Del Marsh had offered different plans to improve efficiency, but they announced an agreement on a bill Tuesday.</P> <P>The bill reorganizes Alabama's many law enforcement programs into a Cabinet-level agency called the Alabama State Law Enforcement Agency. It will have two units. Tue, 05 Feb 2013 23:28:20 +0000 The Associated Press 24427 at http://apr.org Alabama Officials Compromise On Law Enforcement