Policy Appraisal

The city will launch a review of its anti-racism and anti-sexism policies, but without the goal of requiring a zero-tolerance system.

A Zero-tolerance Proposal

Police cruiser with lights on

A City Council member wants to adopt zero-tolerance policies addressing racism and sexism, though administration officials say measures are already in place.

A Question of Leadership

Knoxville Vice Mayor Gwen McKenzie says she’s lost confidence in Police Chief Eve Thomas over racist incidents within KPD.

Coming to Terms

School board members appear satisfied with a new security agreement with the Knoxville Police Department, but broader questions remain.

Power Poll: School Security

A large majority of survey respondents wants to keep armed officers in schools and retain the current mix of agencies responsible for keeping schools safe.

Setting the Table

Evetty Satterfield and Betsy Henderson

The school board takes the first steps toward a community discussion of police on campus.

City Budget Approved

Knoxville Mayor Indya Kincannon’s $383.4 million spending plan emerges unchanged after Council scrutiny.