CMPD

Joe Gillespie/ WBT Reporter
July 09, 2019 - 1:34 pm
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) A North Carolina restaurant worker was fatally shot and the suspect was wounded Tuesday during an attempted robbery, a police chief said. The Steak `n Shake employee was shot inside the restaurant south of downtown Charlotte about 11:30 a.m., Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Chief...
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Charlotte at Six
May 23, 2019 - 6:34 pm
The Council considered taking money from police to pay for a raise. Mark Garrison says it made for a spirited debate.
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April 24, 2019 - 1:01 pm
The following video is graphic in nature please be advised. Video of OIS - Michael Daniel Kelly [BWC footage from Ofc. Kiefer] Press Release from CMPD on the incident: Wednesday, April 24, 2019, A Superior Court judge has granted a media request authorizing the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police...
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April 15, 2019 - 3:50 pm
**UPDATE** April 24, 2019 5:09 pm **UPDATE** The second portion of the body cam video is roughly 9 minutes long. It wasn't immediately released to the public, but activists and CMPD went before a judge on Tuesday asking for the remainder to be released. The video shows the body cam footage to the...
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The Pat McCrory Show w/ Bo Thompson
March 25, 2019 - 1:50 pm
UPDATE Charlotte, WBT: Chief Kerr Putney joined Pat McCrory and Bo Thompson in the studio to discuss the events of Monday's Officer-Involved shooting. Listen to Mark Garrisons Report and watch the video from the show below. CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) Police fatally shot an armed man in the parking lot of...
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Charlotte at Six
February 25, 2019 - 6:49 pm
A double murder early Sunday near Providence Country Club. Charlotte police say it’s a case that shows you better know who your kids talk to online. Mark Garrison reports.
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Charlotte at Six
January 16, 2019 - 7:48 pm
Belton Platt was a successful businessman, his business was cocaine. He shares his story of how he got into the drug game, what his father did to influence it, his time in prison, and what he is doing for the city of Charlotte alongside with the Charlotte Mecklenburg Police Department.
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Joe Gillespie
January 16, 2019 - 6:19 pm
Wednesday afternoon CMPD Chief Kerr Putney addressed the officer-involved shooting at the corner of West Blvd and Remount. Joe Gillespie is on the scene. Our @JoeGNews reports @CMPD says they believe the victim was involved in recent armed robberies. The man has died due to being shot. — News 1110/...
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Charlotte at Six
December 13, 2018 - 7:15 pm
The District Attorney's Office today recognized those who went above and beyond their call to service and community. WBT's Joe Gillespie was there while District Attorney Spencer Merriweather presented the awards to both citizens and police officers alike, highlighting the story of Kimberly Cherry...
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August 01, 2018 - 9:45 am
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) A police officer fired shots at a man who he says was trying to run him over in a parking deck at a North Carolina airport. Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Chief Kerr Putney tells news outlets that an officer responding to a report of a suspicious vehicle at the Charlotte Douglas...
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