Update

Davis confirmed as new Memphis Police chief

By  and , Daily Memphian Updated: May 04, 2021 5:29 PM CT | Published: May 04, 2021 2:36 PM CT

Cerelyn “C.J.” Davis became the new leader of the Memphis Police Department Tuesday, May 4, in a council vote that was almost unanimous.

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Cerelyn "C.J." Davis Memphis Police Director Michael Rallings Memphis Mayor Jim Strickland MPD
Yolanda Jones

Yolanda Jones

Yolanda Jones covers criminal justice issues and general assignment news for The Daily Memphian. She previously was a reporter at The Commercial Appeal.

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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