TN Politics: County Commission Debates First Police Reform Proposals

Sep 11, 2020

Political analyst Otis Sanford.

Across the country, local governments are considering new reforms within police departments. The Shelby County Commission began debating several proposals this week which would apply to the Shelby County Sheriff's Department. Among the proposals: maintaining a database of those who have been fired due to excessive force and banning the use of certain chemical agents such as tear gas. 

Political analyst Otis Sanford weighs in on the discussion.