Friday, 22 March 2019 15:10
March 22, 2019 – A Knoxville man who was one of 42 suspects arrested in a three-day human-trafficking sting two years ago has been convicted of patronizing prostitution near a school, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
Tuesday, 25 July 2017 07:08
July 24, 2017 – No criminal charges will be filed against the Shelby County Sheriff’s Office deputies involved the fatal shooting last December of an Arlington man, Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich said Monday.
Wednesday, 08 February 2017 14:47
MEMPHIS – Feb. 8, 2017 - No criminal charges will be filed against an off-duty Memphis police officer who shot and killed a man last year during a child-visitation exchange, Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich said Wednesday.
Wednesday, 11 January 2017 10:00
When a person dies at the hands of a law enforcement officer in Shelby County, a specific and detailed protocol is followed by law enforcement as well as the District Attorney's Office. Such incidents deserve careful attention as they can have criminal, administrative and civil consequences. They also may attract scrutiny from the public, and can have an important impact on the relationship between law enforcement officers and the community they serve. It is important that this formal protocol be followed.
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Thursday, 08 December 2016 10:04
MEMPHIS – December 8, 2016 - The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation report on an officer-involved shooting last January in South Memphis has been made available by Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
Friday, 27 May 2016 11:39
MEMPHIS – May 27, 2016 - Statement from Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich regarding TBI investigation of the fatal shooting of Jonathan Bratcher: