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Memphis Shelby Crime Commission

Moving on gun crime!

  • A tougher state law for convicted felons in possession of guns
  • Priority placed on prosecuting gun crimes by both federal and state prosecutors - with a new no plea bargaining policy on state cases for convicted felons in possession of guns
  • An effective effort to comminicate to the street level the consequences of committing a gun crime - with the ultimate goal of changing behavior

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MURDERS DOWN SIGNIFICANTLY; AGGRAVATED ASSAULTS AND AUTO THEFTS SHOW INCREASES MEMPHIS, Tenn.

Through the third quarter of 2017 (January – September), the murder rate in Memphis/Shelby County is down significantly compared to the same time period last year, according to preliminary figures from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation (TBI) released today by the University of Memphis Public Safety Institute and the Memphis Shelby Crime Commission. Read the Media Release

JUVENILE ASSESSMENT CENTER FRAMEWORK CONCEPT:
AN OVERVIEW

Dorcas Young Griffin, Deputy Director, Shelby County Division of Community Services presented the overview at the Breaking the Cycle of Delinquency Symposium on October 17, 2017. Download a pdf or pptx.

 

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GUN CRIME. MAX TIME. 8-12 Years State... 15 Years Federal. FED UP