DA says MPD clears more than 30% of murders. MPD disputes it.

By , Daily Memphian Updated: February 21, 2024 3:19 PM CT | Published: February 20, 2024 10:44 AM CT

Steve Mulroy said Tuesday, Feb. 20, that MPD had a murder clearance rate of 31.2% in 2022, something that Interim Chief Cerelyn “C.J.” Davis audibly disputed as he said it.

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