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The Case of the Chase: The history of MPD’s pursuit policy

By , Daily Memphian Updated: January 24, 2022 6:06 AM CT | Published: January 24, 2022 4:00 AM CT

The current policy bars police car chases for misdemeanors including traffic offenses.

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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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