police

Charlotte is having trouble recruiting, holding on to police officers

As homicide numbers barrel toward levels not seen since the 90s, Charlotte’s police force is battling another intractable problem — difficulty...

Here’s what we know about the police shooting that left a black man dead in north Charlotte

(Charlotte Agenda is updating in real time on our social media channels. Check Instagram and Twitter) A man was shot and killed by a Charlotte-Mecklenburg...

CMPD is making changes to its training academy after a recruit died

The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department is making changes to its training academy — including giving each recruit a water bottle — after a state...

The family of a deaf man who was shot and killed by police in Charlotte is calling for a change

Last Thursday, Daniel Harris was shot and killed by a N.C. Highway Patrol trooper in north Charlotte after failing to pull over for a speeding violation on...

You can ride along in a CMPD police car for a day

I spent last Wednesday patrolling the streets of Charlotte in a squad car alongside a Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department officer. We rushed to the scene...