Crime taking its toll as residents consider relocation, poll shows

By , Daily Memphian Updated: June 27, 2023 5:02 PM CT | Published: June 25, 2023 4:00 AM CT

Polling data shows the toll that crime – both violent and property crime, particularly the rash of auto thefts sweeping the city – has taken on the psyche of Memphians. 


Memphis Mayor Jim Strickland crime auto break-ins Subscriber Only Public Safety Poll

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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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