Sheriff says Shelby County Jail implementing COVID-19 changes

By , Daily Memphian Updated: September 18, 2020 12:49 PM CT | Published: September 18, 2020 4:00 AM CT

On “Behind The Headlines,” Shelby County Sheriff Floyd Bonner Jr. also said he sees an “appetite” for reform among law enforcement in general but has some hesitation about trying to codify reform measures he’s taken to apply to future sheriffs.


Shelby County Sheriff's Office Floyd Bonner Jr. police reform Shelby County Jail Behind The Headlines

Bill Dries on demand

Never miss an article. Sign up to receive Bill Dries' stories as they’re published.

Enter your e-mail address

Bill Dries

Bill Dries

Bill Dries covers city and county government and politics. He is a native Memphian and has been a reporter for more than 40 years.


Reading comments and joining the conversation are some of the many benefits of subscribing. Join the conversation by clicking the View Comments button below. Not a subscriber? Click here. 

Our commenting policy can be viewed here