County Commission considers limits on use of military equipment by law enforcement

By , Daily Memphian Updated: September 04, 2020 12:57 PM CT | Published: September 04, 2020 12:52 PM CT

The proposal would ban the Shelby County Sheriff’s Office from getting camouflage uniforms and bayonets from surplus federal military stocks as well as militarized and weaponized vehicles or aircraft.

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Lee Harris Shelby County Commission police reform
Bill Dries

Bill Dries

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


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