Cops and Cultural Competence

KPD leaders outline how they train officers to interact with the diverse communities they encounter on the job.

Council OKs Budget

Mayor Indya Kincannon’s spending plan got green-lighted despite questions from one Council member about priorities.

A Coronabudget

The COVID-19 pandemic touches almost every aspect of the $334.4 million budget Mayor Indya Kincannon has proposed.

Camp Concerns

A City Council member alleges Knoxville police and other employees are violating city policy by harassing people living in a homeless enclave.

Against the Grain

Amelia Parker

Council starts budget deliberations on Tuesday with newcomer Amelia Parker ready to challenge assumptions.

Cameras for Cops

The Kincannon administration has proposed issuing body cameras to city police officers at a cost of $4.2 million over five years.

Council’s New Faces

Amelia Parker

With wins by three women, including the first black candidate ever elected to a citywide office, the new City Council will be the most diverse in Knoxville history.