Changing times at 201 Poplar

By , Guest Columnist Updated: July 02, 2019 1:36 PM CT | Published: July 02, 2019 4:00 AM CT
Guest Columnist

Amy Weirich

Amy Weirich is district attorney general for Tennessee’s 30th Judicial District (Shelby County).

A smart inmate told me there are two types of criminals: those who embrace anti-social behavior, and those who struggle with it. With these changes in how we do our job – from arrest to sentence – we are better positioned to use our jail/prison/docket space on the former and find alternative solutions for the latter.


201 Poplar Amy Weirich Shelby County District Attorney

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