DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – Dallas Police Chief U. Renee Hall put on her police uniform for the first time Thursday.
She tweeted out a photo of her wearing it.READ MORE: Texas Bill On Increased Police Accountability In Honor Of Botham Jean Signed Into Law
Chief Hall just passed the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement Certification exam, known as TCOLE.
Officers cannot wear a badge or make arrests without that certification.MORE NEWS: North Texas Officer Helps Wrangle Snake From Inside Man's Car At Shopping Center
Chief Hall had 180 days from assuming her post to pass the exam.