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Host Darrell “DC” Catron, will interview police officers and other staff of the Memphis Police Department for a deep dive into issues that impact the community. Topics will include community policing, gangs, and a look at the various positions within the police department and the role they play in protecting the community. Best in Blue listeners will become familiar with many of the unheralded areas of the Memphis Police Department, including community and civic initiatives.

Jun 25, 2018

Most of us have witnessed or been involved with persons who’ve found themselves in crisis…well our MPD has specially trained officers who make the scene everyday to assist with ensuring those family members their loved one will be met with an officer who attempts to ensure they are handled in the least restrictive...

Jun 11, 2018

On this episode of BEST In BLUE, D.C. and MPD Director Michael Rallings interview Sam Faulkner, CEO of Response To Resistance.  Response To Resistance has established comprehensive guidelines on what constitutes reasonable responses to various types of resistive and/or aggressive situations. When police are faced with...

Jun 7, 2018

Law enforcement has another name for mass shootings they call them, Active Shooter Events. Sandy Hook, Columbine, Sutherland Springs, Tx., Texas Tech, all of these situations are well-known Active Shooter Events... How do we prepare? Sgt. Darryl Banks and Officer Robert Carlson will walk us through some of the...

Jun 6, 2018

Best In Blue visits with Major Lambert Ross of the MPD Violent Crimes Unit.  They discuss:

  • What defines a violent crime
  • What is the state of violent crimes in Memphis and the US. 
  • Violent Crimes vs. Homicide 
  • Your neighborhood is your DOMAIN, we will help you if you allow us. 

May 10, 2018

Our guest is Sgt. Craig Littles, Chief Visionary Officer of the Police Activities League a/k/a PAL.  Sgt. Littles is committed to the youth of Shelby County and has championed the need and continued support of PAL by the Memphis Police Department and many other community partners.  During his visit to BIB, Sgt. Littles...