CMPD Chief Kerr Putney

WBT's Morning News w/ Bo Thompson
December 10, 2019 - 8:07 am
CMPD Chief Kerr Putney talks with Bo. 104th homicide-Scott Brooks, Brooks Sandwich Shop; searching for killer. This one is more random. 70% of homicides this year are repeat offenders. Believes this is a spike, not norm. Chief will stay on as chief through RNC next summer.
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Charlotte at Six
November 26, 2019 - 6:25 pm
Mark Garrison sat down with Chief Kerr Putney
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The Pat McCrory Show w/ Bo Thompson
July 11, 2019 - 9:41 am
CMPD Chief Kerr Putney joins Pat and Bo in studio. An employee was killed, a suspect and one other person have life-threatening injuries after a lunchtime shooting during a robbery at the Steak ‘n Shake in south Charlotte on Tuesday. People need to be aware, break cycles, incarcerate repeat...
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The Pat McCrory Show w/ Bo Thompson
April 15, 2019 - 10:19 am
CMPD Chief Kerr Putney and Robert in studio with Pat and Bo. The chief explains how a judge has ordered that bodycam footage from the March 25 fatal police-involved shooting of Danquirs Franklin must be released today. CMPD and Chief Putney will not make a statement.
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WBT's Morning News w/ Bo Thompson
August 27, 2018 - 9:54 am
CMPD Chief Kerr Putney and CMS Police Chief Lisa Mangum join Bo in studio. The FBI, Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools, and CMPD have launched a joint campaign to encourage students to think before they post to social media.
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April 13, 2018 - 6:22 am
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) The police chief in North Carolina's largest city says he is having a tough time filling the 174 openings on the force and needs leaders to boost pay to attract applicants. The Charlotte Observer reports Charlotte Mecklenburg Police Chief Kerr Putney told the city council...
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WBT's Morning News w/ Bo Thompson
April 04, 2018 - 8:28 am
CMPD Chief Kerr Putney talks with Bo. Dr. King gave his life, and during his time he wasn't well thought of, yet he overcame all of that with his faith. MLK was reaching out for all before his death. In Charlotte, many leaders are African-American, chief hopes we don't squander the opportunities...
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WBT's Morning News w/ Bo Thompson
February 26, 2018 - 7:59 am
CMPD Chief Kerr Putney and CMS Superintendent Clayton Wilcox in studio with Bo. Straight Talk will be live on Facebook tonight at 7pm in the govermnet Center through the Chief's page on school violenec and what need to change. First time the tow will be together, unscripted, taking questions from...
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WBT's Morning News w/ Bo Thompson
February 15, 2018 - 8:47 am
CMPD Chief Kerr Putney and Pastor David Chadwick join Bo Thompson in studio. David offers advice to parents about how to respond to children's concerns and questions. Chief Putney talks about the action plan in our area.
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The Pat McCrory Show w/ Bo Thompson
January 12, 2018 - 9:54 am
Exclusive: Chief Kerr Putney talks with Pat McCrory & Bo Thompson about last night's officer-involved ambush shooting at CMPD Headquarters.
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