An internal investigation found that four KPD officers didn’t commit use-of-force policy violations in the death of Anthony Thompson Jr.
Election 2022: District Attorney General
In the race for an eight-year term as the county’s top prosecutor, incumbent Republican Charme Allen faces Democrat Jackson Fenner.
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.
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
For the parts of life that haven’t come to a standstill, the Knox County Clerk and the county jail adapt to the pandemic.
Putting the Mental Health Pieces Together
Leon Evans helped revolutionize San Antonio’s approach to mental illness in the criminal justice system. He told Knox County leaders the key is coordination.