Crime cut in half? It’s unclear. But it’s down

By , Daily Memphian Updated: February 06, 2024 6:38 AM CT | Published: February 04, 2024 4:00 AM CT

During her Jan. 9 reappointment presentation to the Memphis City Council, Cerelyn “C.J.” Davis noted that crime in the city had been slashed in half over a six-month period.


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Ben Wheeler

Ben Wheeler

Ben Wheeler is an investigative reporter and is a member of The Daily Memphian’s public safety reporting team. He previously worked at the Yankton Daily Press and Dakotan and Herald-Citizen.

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