Crime

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CMPD increases patrols at bus stops after eight reports of man exposing himself to girls

On Monday, Charlotte-Mecklenburg police said it’s investigating several reports of a man exposing himself to girls between the ages of 8 and 18.

CMPD: 2019 homicides up dramatically compared to last year

Charlotte-Mecklenburg police investigated 23 more homicides than this time last year, according to first-quarter crime statistics.

Police charge 3 with murder after woman drove into crossfire and was killed

The shooting happened near a busy intersection just north of uptown Charlotte as workers were heading home.

CMPD Chief Putney faces angry residents, some supporters, following fatal police shooting

Charlotte Mecklenburg Police Chief Kerr Putney addressed residents at a community meeting at Friendship Missionary Baptist Church on Thursday.

One person shot at Concord Mills movie theater

Officials said the shooting incident resulted from an argument over seating inside of the AMC movie theater in Concord Mills Mall.

2 killed in Charlotte in weekend violence

Two people were killed in Charlotte in separate incidents over the weekend — one a 28-year-old man who died in […]

Police make arrest in 2008 quadruple homicide

The four victims were all found dead inside an apartment in southwest Charlotte.

CMPD: Ballantyne shooter dies from self-inflicted gunshot after killing 2

Police today released new details about the weekend shooting in Ballantyne that has now claimed three lives, including that of […]

Man killed in north Charlotte. Was it a crime or self-defense?

Mecklenburg County prosecutors will review a Friday evening homicide to determine whether a crime was committed. Shortly after 8 p.m., […]

CMPD: Robbery suspect in critical condition after confrontation with store employees

The incident happened late Thursday when two men tried to rob a cellphone store in southwest Charlotte.

News & Buzz

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Kemba Walker made the All-NBA Third Team, should Charlotte be worried?

Will Kemba Walker stay with the Hornets after making All-NBA Third Team? The team has the cap space and money...

Entertainment

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Hip-Hop legends headline this year’s North Carolina Music Hall of Fame inductees

Five music artists with North Carolina ties to be honored at a ceremony in October.

Voices

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Charlotte’s Black filmmakers react to John Singleton’s death

Local filmmakers react to the death of Academy Award-nominated director John Singleton, who died on April 29 following complications from...

Health

Health expert Dr. Ian Smith gives tips, dispels myths on clean eating and healthy living

During a recent Charlotte visit, the New York Times bestselling author and TV host sat down with QCityMetro to talk...

Faith

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Local church organizes to bail out dads on Father’s Day

New Birth Charlotte Church launches Father’s Day Bail Out initiative to bail out nonviolent, first-time offenders on June 16, 2019.

People

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Charlotte Artsy Folks, bridging the gap between artists and art collectors

Charlotte Artsy Folks, a local group of African American art collectors and art lovers, looks to create closer connections with...

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