The launch of the website is all about improving transparency between the public and the Memphis Police Department. The website includes MPD’s policies, procedures and President Barack Obama’s six pillars of 21st century policing.
Demonstrators took to the streets of Downtown Memphis Friday night for a peaceful protest. But outside of the marches, there’s a lot of work going on behind the scenes -- alliances being made to take advantage of what some are calling a watershed moment.
The Memorial Day holiday is a time to honor the men and women who made the ultimate sacrifice for our freedoms. It is also traditionally a time for families and friends to gather, get outside and enjoy themselves.
Over 52,000 tests have been administered for COVID-19 in Shelby County, but the Tennessee Black Caucus of Legislatures is worried that fewer people will get a test knowing that their information is being shared with law enforcement.
The August election is less than three months away and there is a big push to allow people to vote from home. In Tennessee, unless you qualify for an absentee ballot, you have to show up to the polls to cast your vote.