Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department Animal Care and Control is urgently seeking dog adoptions.

The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Animal Shelter is waiving all adoption fees through July as it reaches full capacity.

Charlotte Mecklenburg Police Department is receiving more calls for help as temperatures rise in the area.

CMS and CMPD are investigating a 'senior prank' that took place on a CMS campus.

Gun Found at a North Charlotte Middle School

Although it may seem like there is frequently bad news around the Queen City, the good news is the city is becoming safer. The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department found that overall crime is down by 5% compared to two years ago. Charlotte’s total arrests are down by 4%, violent crime arrests are down by 3%, and gun […]

Justice has been served! Derek Chauvin, the ex-Minneapolis police officer was found guilty in the death of George Floyd.  Floyd’s death sparked global protests and reckoning on race and policing in America. North Carolina and local leaders and officials react to the verdict:  

The new Levine Museum of the New South exhibit K(No)w Justice, K(No)w Peace examines the impact of police-involved killings in Charlotte and other U.S. cities. The exhibit humanizes the victims of the shootings, who are often vilified, as well as the protestors, who too are often vilified. Twitter :: The Latest Music, Celebrities and Interviews: […]

A Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police officer shot and killed Josue Javier Diaz, 28, after Diaz collided with an unmarked CMPD car on Albemarle Road in the fatal incident that occurred just after 1 p.m. The officers called for a marked car and chased the vehicle to the 6200 block of Albemarle Road near the Pizza Hut and U-Haul, according […]

The Charlotte City Council voted  unanimously on Monday to ask state legislators to grant subpoena power to the police Citizen’s Review Board. The changes are in response to cries of more police reform following the September riots. The riots highlighted distrust between citizens and the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department. It’s unclear whether the state legislature will […]

Bring the kids to The Press Box THIS EVENING (Monday, December 19th) from 5pm -9pm to meet and have their picture taken with Santa!  Plus, we’ll have face painting and treats for the kids.  Remember, Christmas is only a few days away and we want to make sure Santa has their list correct!!  Sponsored by […]

Charlotte Mecklenburg Police say an 18-year-old wanted for armed robbery and assault with a deadly weapon fatally shot himself this morning, the Charlotte Observer reported. Police tried to serve an arrest warrant on Timothy Davis for an incident that occurred last week, but Davis barricaded himself in a home off Mt. Holly-Huntersville Road. Police tried […]