Who’s responsible for reducing crime? For some, the onus is on the mayor

Community Conversations, convened by The Daily Memphian, gives voice to the many reasons for — and solutions to — the crime problem

By , Daily Memphian Updated: November 07, 2023 4:49 PM CT | Published: October 23, 2023 4:00 AM CT

Focus groups brought together by The Daily Memphian highlight many concerns residents have about the sources of crime and the difficulties involved in increasing public safety.


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Samuel Hardiman

Samuel Hardiman

Samuel Hardiman is an enterprise and investigative reporter who focuses on local government and politics. A native Rhode Islander who lives in Midtown, he enjoys tennis, golf and reading.


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