Mulroy says judicial commissioners should set unaffordable bail, in certain cases

By , Daily Memphian Updated: July 01, 2023 9:05 PM CT | Published: June 28, 2023 5:53 PM CT

“Some of those people who’ve reoffended ... there’s a small percentage of those that, I guess, maybe, we need to give up on and just talk about long-term incarceration,” Mulroy said. “But I think for a lot of them, there is a chance for rehabilitation.”


Shelby County District Attorney General Steve Mulroy Behind The Headlines
Julia Baker

Julia Baker

Julia Baker covers Memphis and Shelby County’s law enforcement agencies and is a member of The Daily Memphian’s public safety reporting team. A lifelong Memphian, Julia graduated from the University of Memphis in 2021. Other publications and organizations she has written for include Chalkbeat, Memphis Flyer, Memphis Parent magazine and Memphis magazine.


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