2017-04-20 22:31:09 UTC
A bill to allow Briarwood Presbyterian Church to have a police force
won approval this morning in an Alabama House committee.
The Public Safety committee approved the bill by Sen. Jabo Waggoner,
R-Vestavia Hills, sending it to the House, which could give it final
The officers would have to complete state certified training by the
Peace Officers Standards and Training Commission. They would have the
same powers as all police officers but those powers would be
restricted to Briarwood properties.