Commission to vote on initial funding for new detention center

By , Daily Memphian Updated: January 14, 2019 4:00 AM CT | Published: January 11, 2019 4:19 PM CT

A new Juvenile Detention Center is a top priority for Mayor Lee Harris in 2019.


Juvenile Court Lee Harris Patrice Thomas Shelby County Commission Van Turner
Omer Yusuf

Omer Yusuf

Omer Yusuf covers Bartlett and North Memphis neighborhoods for The Daily Memphian. He also analyzes COVID-19 data each week. Omer is a former Jackson Sun reporter and University of Memphis graduate.


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