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Memphis, TN, United States

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Past articles by Yolanda:

Memphis Police, Shelby County implement domestic violence program

MPD and Shelby County law enforcement have adopted a new tool to fight domestic violence in the community. → Read More

Police: 2 men arrested in fatal South Memphis shooting

Two men have been arrested in connection the fatal shooting of a man and injuring two women in a July 20 shooting. → Read More

Bonner, Lane discuss issues in the Shelby County Sheriff's race

Floyd Bonner and Dale Lane, the two candidates running for Shelby County Sheriff, discuss issues in the race. → Read More

Man, 30, dead after shooting in Medical District, police say

The 30-year-old man was taken to the Regional Medical Center where he later died. → Read More

Teen charged in fatal shooting in Oakhaven area

MPD has charged an 18-year-old in connection with the June 27 fatal shooting of a 30-year-old man. → Read More

Sherra Wright's new lawyer Juni Ganguli no stranger to high profile murder cases

Juni Ganguli has been appointed to represent Sherra Wright in her murder trial. → Read More

Former Walls firefighter killed in Southaven crash

Steven Heath, a former captain with the Walls Fire Department, was killed in a crash on July 9. → Read More

Memphis opening cooling center as temperatures rise

Memphis opens cooling center as extreme heat moves into area over the next 5 days. → Read More

Police: Man laughed after fatally shooting woman at South Memphis club

Police said a man shot a woman at a South Memphis club and then laughed as he walked away. → Read More

No charges filed in fatal stabbing of Ridgeway High grad, police say

MPD said the stabbing death of Britney Allgood is self-defense and no charges filed. → Read More

Memphis mom arrested after 2-month-old baby found dead

MPD have charged a 22-year-old mother with child abuse in connection to the death of her 2-month-old daughter. → Read More

Police: Driver killed in single-car crash on South Parkway

MPD are investigating a single-car crash on South Parkway where a female was killed Monday morning. → Read More

Power out for 3,400 in Memphis after storm topples trees, power lines

More than 3,400 remain without power Friday after an overnight storm moved through the Memphis area. → Read More

Police charge teen in fatal shooting at Bartlett Taco Bell

A teen has been charged in fatal shooting of another teen at Bartlett Taco Bell near fireworks show on July 3. → Read More

3 killed in separate Memphis shootings over 4th of July holiday

A woman and two men were killed in separate shootings over the Fourth of July holiday in Memphis, police said. → Read More

New state law seeks to protect domestic violence victims against 'stalking' lawsuits

Staci Jones' husband tried three times to kill her. Three years after his sentencing, he's still taking her to court. → Read More

Man found shot to death near Memphis elementary school

MPD is investigating after a man was fatally shot near Raineshaven Elementary School Sunday morning. → Read More

At least 19 Memphis officers failed to find man's body in van

At least 19 Memphis police officers responded to a shooting and attempted call in Binghamton last year, but they failed to find the body of a man in back of a van. The man was not found until 49 days later. → Read More

Former Memphis Police Director Melvin Burgess Sr. dies

Melvin Burgess Sr, former MPD Police Director, died Thursday after an illness, his son said. → Read More

Pedestrian fatal crashes, accidents on rise in Memphis

Memphis is not a pedestrian friendly city and the number of pedestrian fatalities has increased over the last three years. → Read More