City Council Scorecard: The new police director’s challenge

By , Daily Memphian Updated: May 11, 2021 4:00 AM CT | Published: May 11, 2021 4:00 AM CT

The City Council Scorecard looks at the almost unanimous vote making Cerelyn “C.J.” Davis the new head of MPD. The dissenting votes indicate Davis has cleared one hurdle but faces more to make the words that impressed most of the council match what she does as police chief.


City Council Scorecard Memphis City Council Cerelyn "C.J." Davis

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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.