Criminal Justice Reform

Demetrus is passionately committed to reforming our criminal justice system to help individuals get their life back on track and become productive members of our community. Having overcome her own personal trials, Demetrus has become a leading example of the possibilities that can become of former incarcerated individuals when given the right opportunities.

  • Invest in community programs working to help restore rights of formerly incarcerated individuals and connect them with new job training, educational and mentoring opportunities to ensure their success long-term.

  • Work with community organizations to help non-violent offenders being detained during pre-trail for non-violent offences.  

  • Work aggressively with the newly created Chattanooga Police Oversight Committee to ensure the integrity of our law-enforcement community and equitable treatment within our communities.