A tale of two crime discussions

The city’s divide on how to respond to violent crime is as complex as the problem

By , Daily Memphian Updated: August 02, 2021 9:32 AM CT | Published: August 02, 2021 4:00 AM CT

A common presence at the two July town hall meetings within two days of each other was the city’s new police chief, who is feeling her way through different discussions on what is the most effective response to violent crime.


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


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