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

Former Officer Sentenced in Attempted Rape Case

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.
Tuesday, 29 November 2016 15:20

Man Gets 17 Years in 2004 Rape Case

A Mississippi man convicted this summer of raping a woman in 2004 in South Memphis has been sentenced to 17 years in prison with no possibility for parole, Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich said Tuesday.
Memphis - November 22, 2016 - Shelby County DA Amy Weirich and staff started their holiday season at the Memphis Christmas Parade in Whitehaven this past weekend.
Tuesday, 22 November 2016 15:48

Man Indicted in Stabbing Death of Woman

MEMPHIS – November 22, 2016 - A man accused of fatally stabbing a woman this summer and dumping her body over his backyard fence into a neighbor’s yard has been indicted on second-degree murder charges, Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich said Tuesday.
MEMPHIS – November 21, 2016 - A Brooks Road night spot has agreed to close temporarily while it takes steps to tighten security measures, Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich said Monday.
MEMPHIS – November 18, 2016 - A 22-year-old man was convicted Thursday of second-degree murder stemming from the shooting death of an opponent in a basketball game in July of last year, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
MEMPHIS – November 11, 2016 - A Memphis man has been convicted of aggravated rape and aggravated kidnapping in a 2012 incident in which his former girlfriend was shocked with a stun gun, abducted and taken to an apartment and raped, Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich said Friday.
Monday, 14 November 2016 10:56

Pair Convicted in Robbery of Pedestrian

MEMPHIS – November 10, 2016 - Two men in a car with a shotgun have been convicted of robbing a pedestrian of his watch and a beer two years ago in the Castalia Heights area of South Memphis, Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich said Thursday.
MEMPHIS – November 10, 2016 - A 21-year-old man has been convicted of attempted second-degree murder and other charges stemming from a shooting last year near Mississippi and Danny Thomas, Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich said Thursday.