CMPD seizes 7 guns within 36 hours
Charlotte-Mecklenburg police charged seven people, including five juveniles, in two separate crimes happening 36 hours apart in northwest Charlotte.
By Jonathan Limehouse | March 16, 2021
Fatal shooting in northeast Charlotte marks city’s 100th homicide
The milestone is just shy of last year’s 107 homicides. Charlotte City Council recently adopted the SAFE Plan to address, in part, public safety and policing.
By Jonathan Limehouse | October 28, 2020
Public safety, reimagining policing at the center of new City of Charlotte report
City Council will vote Monday to adopt Safety and Accountability for Everyone (SAFE) Plan. Housing, jobs and transportation also addressed.
By Jonathan Limehouse | October 25, 2020
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
Gunfire claims life of teen in northeast Charlotte
Teen pronounced dead at the scene Sunday night from apparent gunshot wound.
By QCity Metro Staff | September 28, 2020