Adkins says violent crime makes new police director decision urgent

By , Daily Memphian Published: April 17, 2021 4:00 AM CT

On The Daily Memphian Politics Podcast, Greater Imani Pastor Rev. Bill Adkins says the case can be made for a new director from MPD ranks or for someone from the outside. Adkins also said he sees a new indifference to violent crime that calls for new solutions as well as new ways of policing the city.


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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.