No Charges for Memphis Detective but DA Forms Conduct Review Unit

Shelby County District Attorney General Amy Weirich today announced that her office will not bring charges against Memphis Police Department Detective Eric Kelly, but will create a new unit charged with investigating cases involving officers who violate police policy. The unit will be led by Assistant District Attorney General Paul Goodman, the Daily Memphian reports. Kelly, who has since retired, admitted to a sexual relationship with a woman who was part of a homicide investigation. Weirich said her office found no evidence of laws being broken in his case.

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