Memphis, TN Is One Of The Most Heavily Policed Cities In The Country

The High Police Presence In Memphis Is Likely Due In Part To The Area’s High Rates Of Criminal Violence. There Were A Total Of 2,352 Violent Crimes Reported In The City For Every 100,000 People In 2020, Well Above The National Average That Year Of 399 Per 100,000 People.

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Former Special Agent Says Crime Will “Get Worse Before It Gets Better”

Former Supervisory Special Agent James A. Gagliano Joined Sen. Marsha Blackburn On Wednesday And Explained That There Is A “Huge Mistake” Being Made When It Comes To Policing.

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To Help Combat Illicit Drugs, New TN Legislation Requires Fatal Overdoses Be Reported To Police

A New Law In Tennessee Requires Hospitals To Report All Fatal Overdoses To Local Law Enforcement. The Intention Of The Bill Is To Help Police Determine Where People Are Obtaining These Drugs In An Effort To Stop Those Individuals Who Are Distributing Them.

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Athens, TN Teacher Of The Year Busted For Burglary, Drug Possession And Trespassing

Daelyn Waldroup, Named Athens City Schools Pre-K Through 4th Grade Teacher Of The Year For 2021-22, Was Busted By Police On June 6th And Is Now Facing Charges Of Burglary, Drug Possession And Trespassing.

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First Responder Focused Nonprofit Pays Off Mortgages Of Fallen TN Soldiers, Police Officer

The Tunnel To Towers Foundation Has Paid Off The Mortgages Of A Fallen Franklin Police Officer And Five Fallen Soldiers From Tennessee.

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Fake News Reports That TN Bill Seeks To Recognize Some Handgun Owners As Police

There Are News Reports And Some Press Releases, Primarily From Law Enforcement Agencies, Claiming That SB2523/HB2554 Seeks To “Recognize Some Handgun Owners As Police”. This Is Not Just Incompetent Reporting But It Is Simply False, Or Intentionally Misleading.

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