City Council talks crime after a violent week puts new urgency in discussion

By , Daily Memphian Updated: September 12, 2022 7:28 PM CT | Published: September 12, 2022 2:59 PM CT

The council’s monthly crime update from Memphis Police brass could be more than a regular check-in. Last week’s violence has renewed a long-running civic discussion. And it has moved swiftly to questions about the criminal justice system.

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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.


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