Strickland touts police pay raise proposal in State of the City address

By , Daily Memphian Updated: January 26, 2022 6:26 PM CT | Published: January 26, 2022 3:45 PM CT

In addition to the pay raises, Strickland again called for changes in state laws, particularly around gun crimes, and doubled down on his earlier declaration that the local criminal justice system is a “revolving door.”

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