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Mayor Strickland addresses crime concerns

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — More than a dozen children were homicide victims this year.

A 15-year-old girl shot and killed in Whitehaven. A 17-year-old boy gunned down on a basketball court behind a Frayser school. 410 more words


Amy Weirich on crime in Memphis

Shelby County District Attorney Amy Weirich responds to the rising rate in homicides. 21 more words

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Murders are up in Memphis and more than two dozen other cities

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — The city of Memphis recorded its 85th homicide of the year this weekend.

That’s 32 more than this time last year.

New data shows around 30 major cities have reported more homicides recently. 311 more words


Mad In America : The FDA Is Hiding Reports Linking Psych Drugs to Homicides


The FDA Is Hiding Reports Linking Psych Drugs to Homicides

By Andrew Thibault

Featured Blogs May 6, 2016

In my wildest dreams, I could never have imagined being drawn into a story of intrigue involving my own government’s efforts to hide, from the public, reports of psychiatric drugs associated with cases of murder, including homicides committed by youth on the drugs. 2,967 more words


"O" is for Obligation

During the last few months while meeting and greeting folks on the campaign trail, I have been asked by lots of people, “What exactly does a coroner do?” As your coroner, I am the voice for the deceased. 408 more words

Majority of STL Murders Unsolved, Guns Used in All But 4

ST. LOUIS (KMOX)- St. Louis recorded two more murders Wednesday night, one a south-side stabbing, the other a north-side shooting.

A 37-year-old man was found on a sidewalk in the 4200 block of Humphrey, the Tower Grove South neighborhood, just before 10 pm. 248 more words


Is Gun Violence Going Up Or Going Down? A New Technology Gives Us One Answer.

If you want to fix something, the first thing you have to do is figure out what you are trying to fix. So if you are a GVP activist or supporter, obviously you want to do something about gun violence.  625 more words