Suspect, already in jail, charged with shooting outside of bank

A man already in jail on charges of bank robbery also was charged with shooting an Oct. 12 shooting outside a different bank.
By Glenn Burkins | November 18, 2015

Forum tackles tough issues of race and policing in Charlotte

Days after Charlotte’s police chief said distrust toward police officers is making it harder to solve and reduce crime, the community forum tried to address the root causes of that distrust.
By By Cleve R. Wootson Jr., The Charlotte Observer | November 14, 2015

Man killed in shooting near uptown Charlotte

The shooting was reported in the 1300 block of Seigle Avenue.
By QCity Metro Staff | November 13, 2015

Police charge man with shooting into convenience store

Police say the incident happened at a store on Independence Boulevard after a man was confronted by a clerk who suspected him of stealing.
By QCity Metro Staff | November 12, 2015

Charlotte-Mecklenburg police chief gives insights into rise in crime

Speaking to City Council, Kerr Putney made a case for requesting more officers, but he also made some of his most comprehensive public statements on why he believes crime is spiking.
By By Cleve R. Wootson Jr., The Charlotte Observer | November 12, 2015

Police arrest two bank robbery suspects after a car chase

Two men suspected of robbing a Wells Fargo Bank branch on Park Road were arrested following a car chase that ended in northwest Charlotte.
By Glenn Burkins | November 11, 2015

18-year-old charged in Labor Day weekend killing

Police said Quincy Dushawn McWaine was in the Mecklenburg jail on an unrelated charge when he was also charged in the death of Elias Izagirre Perez, 31.
By Glenn Burkins | November 11, 2015

Shooting suspect surrenders to police

A man wanted by police on suspicion that he broke into an east Charlotte home them shot a woman inside, seriously wounding her, has turned himself in.
By Glenn Burkins | November 9, 2015

CMPD warns Panthers fans about fake tickets

With the Carolina Panthers at 6-0, a ticket to Bank of America Stadium has become a hot commodity. Too hot, in some instances.
By Glenn Burkins | October 30, 2015

Police investigate killing in southeast Charlotte

Charlotte-Mecklenburg police were investigating a killing late Wednesday inside an apartment in southeast Charlotte near Independence Boulevard. The shooting was […]
By QCity Metro Staff | October 29, 2015