Rallings says technology ‘vital’ for modern police work

By , Daily Memphian Updated: June 18, 2020 7:44 PM CT | Published: June 18, 2020 2:00 PM CT

Memphis Police Director Michael Rallings said Thursday, June 18, that technology, including social media, is vital to the department, and he fears the 1978 Kendrick Consent Decree will stop his department from doing its job.


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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.

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