Jun 14 2021
11:29 am

"KPD Chief Eve Thomas’s implements a plan to reduce and stop the murders and shootings. Thirteen officers are on the CERT unit – the Community Engagement Response Team. Walking beats ensures face-to-face engagement with community members – long-time residents, families, kids and the young people, and maybe some gang members."

The hope is to "make the neighborhoods of East Knoxville safer and more secure."

fischbobber's picture

This is a good idea.

I recently purchased an e-bike. I think community policing using e-bikes to get around for a couple patrols would be an idea worh considering as well.

Comment viewing options

Select your preferred way to display the comments and click "Save settings" to activate your changes.

TN Progressive

TN Politics

Knox TN Today

Local TV News

News Sentinel

State News

Local .GOV

Wire Reports

Lost Medicaid Funding

To date, the failure to expand Medicaid/TennCare has cost the State of Tennessee ? in lost federal funding. (Source)

Search and Archives