1 dead in south Charlotte shooting
Police said the victim and shooter apparently knew one another.
By Glenn Burkins | February 18, 2021
Police investigate Tuesday shooting that left man dead
The Tuesday shooting was reported in the 1200 block of Kelston Place, just north of Albemarle Road.
By QCity Metro | February 10, 2021
Teen killed, 2 injured in east Charlotte shooting
Investigators did not release a motive for the shooting, which happened at a n office complex.
By QCity Metro | February 8, 2021
Crime report: Police investigating car crash find driver was fatally shot
A roundup of some of the major crimes reported this week by CMPD.
By QCity Metro | January 29, 2021
CMPD reports 2 homicides, the firsts of 2021
A weekly roundup of major crimes reported by the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department
By QCity Metro Staff | January 6, 2021
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
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
Mecklenburg DA announces changes to deal with backlogged cases
As jury trials resume in North Carolina, Spencer B. Merriweather III said his office will focus on prosecuting violent crimes, not simple drug possession.
By Jonathan Limehouse | November 18, 2020
Man charged with fatal stabbing in east Charlotte
A 41-year-old man was arrested Saturday and charged with murder after a fatal stabbing in east Charlotte late Friday. Authorities […]
By Glenn Burkins | October 11, 2020
Father charged after 2-year-old son finds gun, fatally shoots himself
According to a police report, the 24-year-old father was a convicted felon and not allowed to own a gun.
By Glenn Burkins | August 17, 2020