No criminal charges for CMPD officers connected to Harold Easter’s death, Meck DA says

District Attorney's report says the state couldn't prove involuntary manslaughter charges beyond a reasonable doubt.
By Jonathan Limehouse | September 21, 2020

Gun owner charged after child’s accidental shooting in west Charlotte

The child, age 2, was listed in stable condition.
By Glenn Burkins | August 13, 2020

CMPD officer on unpaid leave after he was arrested in Union County

The officer was charged with driving while impaired and carrying a concealed weapon.
By Glenn Burkins | July 27, 2020

Police: Charlotte homicides are up, but so are arrests

In recent weeks, CMPD has announced nine arrests in seven homicides that happened between June 29 and July 21.
By Glenn Burkins | July 22, 2020

Weekend violence: 4 killed in separate shootings, including 16-year-old boy

With the homicide rate in Charlotte climbing, City Manager Marcus Jones last week outlined a plan to address violent crime in four of the city’s “hot spots.”
By Glenn Burkins | July 13, 2020

City officials explore ways to curb violence and crime on Beatties Ford Road

Malcolm Graham, who represents District 2 on Charlotte City Council, challenged city officials to get serious about crime on the corridor. His district includes Beatties Ford Road and Historic West End.
By Glenn Burkins | July 12, 2020

A father’s pain: Two men speak out after losing their only sons in Beatties Ford Road shooting

Both men are asking witnesses to come forward and tell the police what they saw.
By Glenn Burkins | July 8, 2020

Police: Shooting leaves 1 dead in southeast Charlotte

Victim was identified as a 52-year-old man.
By Olivia Todd | July 6, 2020

CMPD: 2 dead, 1 injured in shootings late Monday

On Tuckaseegee Road, two people were found shot inside a business, one fatally.
By Glenn Burkins | June 30, 2020

On Beatties Ford Road, shooters used handguns and assault-style rifles

Officers recovered 181 shell casings at the scene of Monday morning's carnage, CMPD officials said.
By Glenn Burkins | June 24, 2020