Crime Crisis: Community prosecutors play key role in juvenile cases

By , Daily Memphian Updated: February 01, 2022 4:00 AM CT | Published: February 01, 2022 4:00 AM CT

The conclusion of a two-part series on Shelby County’s Community Prosecutor Program looks at how assistant DAs and juvenile court liaisons work together on a case-by-case basis to affect the best outcome for youth, especially those arrested for non-violent offenses.

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Community Prosecutor Program Shelby County Juvenile Court Lora Fowler Debbie Holdman Anthony Clear Tracye Jones Michael McCusker Chris West Shelby County District Attorney General Amy Weirich
Don Wade

Don Wade

Don Wade has been a Memphis journalist since 1998 and he has won awards for both his sports and news/feature writing. He is originally from Kansas City and is married with three sons.


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