Mayor outlines new public safety director’s job, still backs Chief Davis

By , Daily Memphian Published: February 17, 2024 4:00 AM CT

Memphis Mayor Paul Young says the city’s new public safety director is a position that will consolidate the city’s response to violent crime. Young talked about that and other crime issues on WKNO-TV’s “Behind The Headlines.”


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


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