Chief Dale Lane has over 34 years of public safety experience, 18 of those in senior leadership/command positions in law enforcement, emergency management, and transportation. Chief Lane began his career in 1987 as a patrol officer with the Millington Police Department. He is a member of the International Association of Chiefs of Police, the Memphis Metropolitan Association of Chiefs of Police, and the FBI National Academy Associates. Chief Lane holds a Master of Science in Operations Management from the University of Arkansas, Bachelor of Science in Organizational Management from Crichton College, and an Associate of Applied Science in Criminal Justice from Southwest Tennessee Community College. Chief Lane is a graduate of the FBI National Academy, Session 226, Quantico, VA. He has also completed the Secret Service National Threat Assessment and Dignitary Protection Schools in Washington, D.C. He became Chief of Police of the Collierville Police Department in 2020.