Davis: Police more aggressive about reckless driving without changing pursuit policy

By , Daily Memphian Updated: March 01, 2022 7:25 PM CT | Published: March 01, 2022 7:25 PM CT

2021 police stats show arrests for reckless driving and drag racing are up over 2020. That follows a stronger police presence and traffic enforcement without changing the police pursuit policy. 


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