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Hosts Darrell “DC” Catron and Lia Roemer, 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 13, 2019

Let's explore the life of an officer that is a part of the Air Support Unit of MPD. Joining DC and Lia, Lt. Max Howard and he will enlighten us on the Air Support Unit, as well as, how the unit interacts and interfaces with the other departments/units of MPD.


Jun 12, 2019

DC visits The Memphis Police Dept. Training Academy with Lt. Colonel Anthony Rudolph and Major Sharon Cunningham.  They will share with us what it takes to become and continue to be one of the Best In Blue and take us on a tour of the Police Training Academy.


May 10, 2019

On this episode of Best in Blue, we hear from Col. Dana Sampietro, the commander of the Crump Station Precinct of the Memphis Police Department. We dive into the Crump Station's involvement with the community and the measures that are being taken to keep the areas within the precinct safe.

We discuss the journey of Col....


May 10, 2019

On this episode of Best in Blue we hear from both Officer Jessica Grafenreed and Major Steve Chandler of the Memphis Police Department Real Time Crime Center. We discuss the intimate details and unknown activities of the RTTC.

We also discuss the 13 year journey for officer Grafenreed and the 28 year journey of Major...


Apr 24, 2019

On this episode of Best in Blue, we hear from Lt. Tina Halfacre from the Memphis Police Department's Motors Unit Traffic Division. The Motors Unit primary jobs are the enforcement of traffic laws, investigation of crashes and special events. 

Lt. Tina Halfacre discusses her journey throughout her career and details the...