"If shootings become too rampant at a complex that is something we would have to look into," said Jones.
"Murfreesboro is a safe place," said Sgt. Kyle Evans, but he added that everyone can do more.
Those apartment complex managers did meet with the police chief Karl Durr yesterday.
"The community is engaging us. We are having those discussions," said Chief Durr.
The talks included adding a crime-free addendum to all leases.
"What that does is give apartments a chance to evict someone convicted of criminal activity," said Sgt. Evans.
Police encouraged everyone to use Crimemapping.com to find trouble spots.
"You can get information instantly about what kind of crime was reported there," said Evans.
The site is updated daily with the latest information.
The good news: A couple days have gone by with no shooting in Murfreesboro - that's a start. City leaders hoped steps they take help keep the peace.
Murfreesboro police reported that gun violence is up and stopping it is a priority. However, they also report that statistics show almost every other crime category from rape to burglary to arson is down or not on the increase.