Memphis Crime

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Recent Crime News

  • Investigation continues Monday into deadly fire

    Friday Nov 20 | via WTVM 

    Since his daughter was born Nov. 4, the 20-year-old father never left her side - until he was forced to give her to adoptive parents this week, after the baby's mother decided to put her up for adoption. Since his daughter was born Nov. 4, the 20-year-old father never left her side - until he was forced to give her to adoptive parents this week, after the baby's mother decided to put her up for adoption.


    Related Topix: Violent Crime, Indiana

  • Briefs: Assault case dismissed; prostitutiona

    Monday Nov 9 | via The Jackson Sun 

    Briefs: Assault case dismissed; prostitution arrests Also - Woman charged with marijuana possession, Crockett Co. names bank robbery suspects, Man arraigned on car theft charge, Check out this story on A Chester County judge has dismissed the case of a Henderson Fire Department captain who was charged with aggravated assault, according to District Attorney General Jerry Woodall.


    Related Topix: Drugs, Marijuana, Memphis, TN

  • Briefs: Drug arrest; officer assault

    Oct 16, 2015 | via The Jackson Sun 

    Briefs: Drug arrest; officer assault Also: Guilty verdict; Lane Homecoming Parade: DAR Tea; Lawyer censure Check out this story on One person was arrested Thursday after agents with the 28th Drug Task Force and Humboldt police found cocaine, prescription pills and marijuana in a home during a search. According to a news release from the Humboldt Police Department, Louis Williams was inside a North 3rd Avenue home when agents and officers searched the house.


    Related Topix: Drugs, Humboldt, TN, Madison County, TN, Memphis, TN

Memphis Law

I was drunk and being loud and obnoxious and got arrested for public intox and resisting arrest.
Can I get both of those off my record by ecpungment or something called title 40? someone explain this to me please?
Because of a new law passed in Tennessee in 2012, if you were convicted of these charges, but you have not had any...
I was unable to pass the inter breeding test for the second time I even had to get the doctor drop the air level ..
I try passing the test was unable is there something else that I can ask for or some order device.
Inter-breeding? Was this in Mississippi? Your questions need to be more clear. Did you take the breath test and...
How long a person have to wait to get DUI expunge in arkansas
have two DUI's in two weeks apart in 20012
Not sure about Arkansas specifically, but in most states DUI convictions are no longer able to be expunged off of a record.
Does the officer has reasonable suspicion of DUI for a valid stop based on the facts below?
I was stopped for illegal turn, failure to maintain lane, and arrested for dui. The officer claims he witnessed me make a uturn in an intersection and began following me in which his police report says i was all over the road. The U-turn nor weaving is captured on video, however the driving that is on video captures no traffic violations nor bad driving. I was found guilty of the alleged U-turn in city court, appealed and the case was dismissed at the circuit court level b/c the officer did not show up. My question, is the officer still credible if he can not show the offenses on video. Also, his police report which states I made the U-turn and failure to maintain lane is not consistent w/ his video that shows good driving.
An illegal turn and failure to maintain lane are valid stops for a dui. But they might be afterthoughts by the officer....
How are crimes committed in three different counties (and two states) within a week's time handled?
DUI in Desoto County, MS; domestic violence in Tipton County, TN; aggravated burglary in Shelby County, TN
By an attorney in each state and a defendant who travels (so long as he's not in custody). Your question is too...
Before my bac test comes back do I need a lawyer even if I am found guilt or not guilty? This is my first time being in court
No background at all first time getting in trouble
Was your BAC test done by blood? Even so, results are typically obtained relatively quickly. Start looking/consulting...
I had 1 shot of wiskey an maybe 8 beers in 8 hours how much is my bac level ? An do I need n attorney before my bac test comes?
I have no other record this is my first offence ever in anything
Generally (or at least this is the claim), alcoholic beverages have .02 in them so add .02 for each drink. BUT,...