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Atlanta mayor says Buckhead cityhood is no crime solution; police chief search delayed

In a virtual speech in Buckhead April 12, Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms addressed crime concerns that have drawn challengers for her reelection and sparked legislation to turn the neighborhood into its own separate city. Bottoms blasted Buckhead cityhood as a non-solution to crime while acknowledging she is delaying a search for a permanent police […]