Guest column

Councilwoman: Our police officers should live in Shelby County

By , Guest Columnist Updated: June 28, 2020 3:52 PM CT | Published: June 28, 2020 3:43 PM CT
Guest Columnist

Michalyn Easter-Thomas


Michalyn Easter-Thomas is an Instructional facilitator for Shelby County Schools, as well as the Memphis City Council Representative for District 7. 

"While the MPD has some ways to go before it is fully reflective of the communities it serves, do we really believe that officers brought in from outside counties or states will improve any situation?"


Memphis Police residency referendum Michael Rallings

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