CMPD will no longer use tear gas to disperse large crowds, won’t pursue no-knock warrants

CMPD Chief Johnny Jennings made the announcement during Tuesday's safe communities committee meeting.
By Jonathan Limehouse | September 29, 2020

March on Washington anniversary comes as Black America still fights for justice

On the 57th anniversary of the March on Washington, civil rights advocates and activists call for police accountability, police reform and voter protection.
By QCity Metro Staff | August 28, 2020

CMPD releases video from June 2 protest, captures “They’re all about to be gassed” comments

Dozens of video clips released Wednesday that include a tear gas incident in which protesters were "bottle-necked" in uptown Charlotte.
By QCity Metro Staff | August 27, 2020

Charlotte’s Black media publishers open up about longevity and managing through the pandemic

Part Two of the Black Power Moves series dives into the challenges and opportunities for Charlotte’s flagship Black media companies.
By Kallan Louis | August 17, 2020

Black Power Moves 2020, Part I: Charlotte Black business leaders share challenges and opportunities

BBOC and the local Black chamber of commerce leaders reflect on the year during Black Business Month.
By Kallan Louis | July 31, 2020

Music of the Movement: Reuben Vincent’s picks

Rapper Reuben Vincent picks six of his favorite tracks or albums by Black artists about activism, racial and social justice, unity or inspiration.
By QCity Metro Staff | June 26, 2020

Music of the Movement: BRAVE Entertainment’s picks

BRAVE Entertainment picks five of their favorite tracks or albums by Black artists about activism, racial and social justice, unity or inspiration.
By QCity Metro Staff | June 25, 2020

Community remembers victims of Charlotte block party shooting

Police say shooters fired at least 100 rounds into a crowd early Monday in northwest Charlotte that claimed three lives and injured 11 others.
By Katrina Louis | June 22, 2020

Music of the Movement: Anthony Hamilton’s picks

Anthony Hamilton picks three of his favorite tracks or albums by Black artists about activism, racial and social justice, unity or inspiration.
By QCity Metro Staff | June 22, 2020

Music of the Movement: Jason Jet’s picks

Jason Jet picks five of his favorite tracks or albums by Black artists about activism, racial and social justice, unity or inspiration.
By QCity Metro Staff | June 19, 2020