New and returning police reform discussions dominate council discussions, agenda

By , Daily Memphian Updated: August 18, 2020 9:27 AM CT | Published: August 18, 2020 4:00 AM CT

Meanwhile, Mayor Jim Strickland says public sentiment will probably have to resolve the differing views on what police reform in Memphis means two week after the council took a residency referendum off the November ballot. The proposed amendment was part of a push to increase the size of the police force. 

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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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