Wednesday, April 6, 2011
Former Cookeville Trooper Promoted
A former trooper in the Cookeville District of the Tennessee Highway Patrol has been promoted. Les Dolente has been elevated to Sergeant in the Executive and Protective Services detail. After joining the Highway Patrol in 2004, Sergeant Dolente was assigned to Cumberland County in the Cookeville District. He worked there until September of 2005 and was then transferred to Executive Security in Davidson County. Sgt. Dolente holds a bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice, and is currently enrolled in a master’s of business administration (MBA) program at Tennessee Tech University. His wife, Beth, is an assistant District Attorney for Randy York and they have two children.