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.
While many of our healthcare workers are battling coronavirus cases -- our everyday heroes are delivering meals, providing rides, donating clothes, shopping for groceries and cleaning homes and businesses.
Nearly a month after a Memphis police officer was seen shoving a young woman to the ground during a protest, a spokesperson with the Memphis Police Department tells WMC Action News 5 they still have not identified that officer.
In celebration of Juneteenth and Black Music Month, the Slave Haven Underground Railroad Museum will put on free performances for the public and $12 museum tours Saturday to honor lives lost to racist violence.
The YWCA of Greater Memphis is a non-profit that has assisted thousands of people through their domestic violence hotline. They've also helped house people fleeing abuse through their domestic violence shelter.
The cry for the Lauderdale County sheriff to step down grew louder after the head of the county’s NAACP spoke to commissioners during their meeting. The sheriff admitted it was him using racial slurs on an audio recording.