Chief Chris Perkins

Chief Chris Perkins

Roanoke Police Chief Chris Perkins says he will object to new liquor license applications in neighborhoods with high-than-normal crime rates. The chief told City Council members yesterday that numbers in Roanoke — and studies elsewhere — show higher rates of drug, firearms and assault offenses where there’s a greater number of liquor licenses. WFIR’s Evan Jones has the story.

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