Operation Safe Community (Anti-Gang Task Force)

$1,000,000

Posted on April 6, 2010

Funding would provide support for law enforcement operations to fight gang-related and violent crime in Shelby County. Operation Safe Community is a joint initiative between The City of Memphis, Shelby County, The Shelby County District Attorney General, the United States Attorney for West Tennessee and the University of Memphis in conjunction with law enforcement and business leadership. This project was recommended by Memphis Mayor Wharton, President Raines of the University of Memphis, and Shelby County Sherriff Luttrell.