Friday, 25 May 2018 09:48
May 25, 2018 – A 21-year-old man who shot an acquaintance in the back after losing to him in a fist fight was convicted Thursday of attempted second-degree murder and three other felonies, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
Thursday, 24 May 2018 16:23
May 24, 2018 – A Whitehaven man was convicted of first-degree murder and other charges Thursday in the shooting death of a man who was pleading for his life while still connected to a 911 operator, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
Wednesday, 22 April 2015 08:47
MEMPHIS – Apr. 21, 2015 - The Tennessee General Assembly passed legislation allowing prosecutors to show juries in-life photographs of homicide victims during murder trials, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
Friday, 10 April 2015 13:04
MEMPHIS – Apr. 9, 2015 - A DUI prosecutor this week passed out small photos of a Shelby County teenager killed in a car crash five years ago and asked high school students at St. Benedict at Auburndale to remember her this prom season.
Friday, 27 March 2015 11:34
MEMPHIS – Mar. 27, 2015 - Shelby County District Attorney General Amy Weirich revealed the finalists of this year’s “Do the Write Thing Challenge” (DTWT) Thursday night at Hope Church.
Friday, 27 March 2015 11:06
MEMPHIS – Mar. 27, 2015 - A Frayser man has been indicted on criminal charges stemming from an alleged attack that included throwing a bat through a car window that left two small girls covered in broken glass, Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich said Friday.
Wednesday, 25 March 2015 15:45
MEMPHIS - Mar. 25, 2015 - Shelby County District Attorney General Amy Weirich will announce the selection of this year’s “Do the Write Thing Challenge” (DTWT) ambassadors this Thursday, March 26, 2015 at Hope Church located at 8500 Walnut Grove at 6:30pm.
Friday, 13 March 2015 08:31
MEMPHIS, TN – Mar. 13, 2015 – Shelby County District Attorney General Amy Weirich announced truancy mentoring training this Saturday for new truancy mentoring volunteers and open enrollment for those interested in becoming truancy mentors.
Thursday, 26 February 2015 12:36
MEMPHIS, TN - Feb. 26, 2015 - This year more than 1200 middle school students from 23 Shelby County Schools have submitted essays for the "Do the WRITE Thing" (DTWT) Challenge.
Wednesday, 04 February 2015 15:44
MEMPHIS – Feb. 4, 2015 - University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law’s Thurgood Marshall Mock Trial team recently won second place in the National Black Law Student Association’s regional competition in Columbia, S.C.