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