The Memphis Shelby Crime Commission seeks to improve public safety in the Memphis and Shelby County community by identifying and promoting evidence-based best practices.

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Overall Crime Rate in Shelby County
In 2021 Compared to 2020
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Major Violent Crime Rate in Shelby County
In 2021 Compared to 2020
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Major Property Crime Rate in Shelby County
In 2021 Compared to 2020

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Join Neighborhood Watch

Law enforcement can’t prevent and reduce crime alone. It also takes engaged citizens at the neighborhood level. Join or organize a neighborhood watch group today.

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Share Our Survey Findings

Your voice matters. That’s why we surveyed countywide for public opinion on crime and policing. Download the findings and share!

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Mentor a Child

Habitual truancy is often a gateway to delinquency. Mentors can help move youth on to productive paths and away from criminal behavior. Become a mentor today.

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Be an Advocate

Spread the word that there is a Safe Community Plan to prevent and reduce crime. Donate to support Plan implementation and measure progress.

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Join Safe Community

Join our safe community that is committed to building and encouraging safety. Together we can make Memphis and Shelby County a safer place.

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Donate to the Crime Commission to support Safe Community Plan implementation and to measure progress. Join us in building a safer Memphis and Shelby County.

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