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From threatened to thriving: How do we make Memphians safe?

On July 27, the Department of Justice opened a pattern or practice civil rights investigation into the Memphis Police Department. Although the investigation comes six months after the beating death of Tyre Nichols at the hands of MPD, U.S. Assistant Attorney General Kristen Clarke said the investigation was not prompted by any single incident but […]