Friday, 23 December 2016 13:23
MEMPHIS – A special investigative team has formally been formed to address issues of elder abuse, neglect and exploitation, Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich said Friday.
Wednesday, 21 December 2016 09:27
MEMPHIS – December 20, 2016 - Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich announced Monday the creation of a new geographic approach to criminal prosecution at a public meeting at the Ed Rice Community Center at 2907 N. Watkins in Frayser.
Friday, 16 December 2016 08:55
MEMPHIS – A convicted serial rapist was sentenced to 60 years in prison Thursday for the aggravated rapes of two Raleigh women in separate incidents two years ago, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
Friday, 16 December 2016 08:49
MEMPHIS – A Berclair-area man has been indicted on second-degree murder charges in the shooting death earlier this year of a 29-year-old woman who was living with him, Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich said Friday.
Wednesday, 14 December 2016 13:27
MEMPHIS – Shelby County Asst. Dist. Atty. Michael McCusker has been named DUI Prosecutor of the Year by the West Tennessee Highway Safety Office Law Enforcement Network “for tireless efforts, commitment and dedication to prosecuting impaired driving in Shelby County.”
Wednesday, 14 December 2016 08:40
MEMPHIS – A Frayser convenience store closed last week as a public nuisance because of ongoing drug trafficking and other criminal activity will be allowed to reopen after taking steps to improve security, Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich said Wednesday.
Tuesday, 13 December 2016 10:59
MEMPHIS – A Whitehaven woman has been indicted on vehicular homicide, drunken driving and other charges stemming from the traffic death this summer of a man who had stopped to help another accident victim, Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich said Tuesday.
Friday, 09 December 2016 14:28
MEMPHIS – December 8, 2016 - A southwest Memphis man was convicted Thursday of aggravated rape stemming from an attack on a woman that occurred 16 years ago, Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich said.
Thursday, 08 December 2016 10:04
MEMPHIS – December 8, 2016 - The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation report on an officer-involved shooting last January in South Memphis has been made available by Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
Wednesday, 07 December 2016 17:27
MEMPHIS – December 6, 2016 - A man who chased down his former girlfriend and shot her numerous times in her vehicle at Halle Stadium in 2013 has pled guilty to attempted first-degree murder, Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich said Tuesday.
Tuesday, 06 December 2016 16:40
MEMPHIS – December 6, 2016 - A southeast Memphis man has been convicted in the shooting death of a neighbor during an argument outside their apartments in 2013, Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich said Tuesday.
Friday, 02 December 2016 17:02
MEMPHIS – A 28-year-old man already serving prison time for a previous rape conviction was convicted Friday of raping and robbing another woman at gunpoint two years ago, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
Thursday, 01 December 2016 09:50
More than 300 family members and friends of homicide victims turned out Monday night for the annual “Season of Remembrance” ceremony in the City Council Chambers in City Hall in Downtown Memphis.
Wednesday, 30 November 2016 13:40
MEMPHIS - Nov. 30, 2016 -- A former Memphis police officer convicted last month of attempted rape involving a woman acquaintance in 2013 was sentenced Wednesday to a year in prison followed by three years of probation, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.