New initiative reduces court dates for misdemeanor citations

By , Daily Memphian Updated: October 16, 2018 10:41 AM CT | Published: October 15, 2018 10:07 PM CT
Thousands of people issued misdemeanor citations each year in Memphis and Shelby County will now have to make one trip instead of two to 201 Poplar to be processed for their initial court date.


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Yolanda Jones

Yolanda Jones

Yolanda Jones covers criminal justice issues and general assignment news for The Daily Memphian. She previously was a reporter at The Commercial Appeal.

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