Shelby County Commission weighs forming public safety committee in wake of recent violence

By , Daily Memphian Updated: September 13, 2022 9:19 AM CT | Published: September 12, 2022 11:32 PM CT

The committee proposal is a reaction to last week’s violence in the city, with more discussion to come at committee sessions later this month before a vote. 


Shelby County Commission violent crime public safety Mickell Lowery

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