Otis Sanford

Otis Sanford holds the Hardin Chair of Excellence in Journalism and Strategic Media at the University of Memphis and is the political analyst and commentator for WATN Local 24. Contact him at 901-678-3669 or at o.sanford@memphis.edu. Follow him on Twitter @otissanford.

First responders need to protect themselves, too

By Updated: May 14, 2020 4:00 AM CT | Published: May 14, 2020 4:00 AM CT SANFORD

In the age of COVID-19, suspicions that police are not trustworthy must take a back seat to the certainty that this pandemic will spread without adequate safeguards.


Michael Rallings Gov. Bill Lee first responders

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