Law and Order and Nepotism

Guidance from state officials on employees working for family members leads a veteran prosecutor to leave Knox County’s DA’s office.

Crisis Response

Charme Allen

Knox County aims to bolster resources for victims of domestic violence and those in mental health emergencies.

D.A.: Police Justified in Shooting

Knoxville police officers won’t be prosecuted in the death of Anthony Thompson Jr. during a confrontation at Austin-East Magnet High School.

Keeping It Together

Clerk's office

For the parts of life that haven’t come to a standstill, the Knox County Clerk and the county jail adapt to the pandemic.