A woman shot and killed in northeast Charlotte

The incident happened near the 8300 block of Paces Oaks Blvd.
By Jonathan Limehouse | December 29, 2020

2 killed in separate stabbings in Charlotte

Charlotte’s homicide total reached 122, a mark last seen during the crack cocaine wave in 1993.
By Jonathan Limehouse | December 29, 2020

Here are our public safety stories of 2020

A new chief of police, a rise in homicides and police reform initiatives were some of the storylines in the spotlight this year.
By Jonathan Limehouse | December 29, 2020

2 killed in Charlotte shootings less than an hour apart

Days before Christmas, Charlotte reached its 117th homicide this year after two people were fatally shot Tuesday night.
By Jonathan Limehouse | December 23, 2020

Concord police officer killed in the line of duty

Concord police officers shot and killed the suspect at the scene near Concord Mills Mall late Wednesday.
By Jonathan Limehouse | December 17, 2020

3 killed in Charlotte shootings over the weekend, including a juvenile

Charlotte’s homicide total reaches 113 after three separate incidents claim the lives of victims over the weekend.
By Jonathan Limehouse | December 14, 2020

Mount Holly police officer, 25, killed during encounter with suspect

The 24-year-old suspect was wounded during an exchange of gunfire. He was released from a hospital and charged with murder.
By Jonathan Limehouse | December 11, 2020

1 dead, 1 injured in northeast Charlotte shooting

The Thursday morning incident marks Charlotte’s 110th homicide of 2020.
By Jonathan Limehouse | December 10, 2020

3 injured in triple shooting in west Charlotte

CMPD is investigating a triple shooting that happened Monday evening on West Boulevard near Remount Road.
By Jonathan Limehouse | December 8, 2020

CMPD officers wounds man suspected of robbing convenience store

The incident happened early Sunday near Charlotte's Steele Creek community.
By Glenn Burkins | December 7, 2020