CMPD

Dreamstime
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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Mark Garrison
April 04, 2018 - 5:03 pm
*Due to the graphic nature of the videos, discretion is strongly advised. Charlotte police have released body cam footage of a life-and-death encounter that happened last September. A 28 year old man broke into a home and kidnapped a pregnant woman at gunpoint. He used her as a shield when officers...
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Charlotte at Six
March 21, 2018 - 6:57 pm
Mark Garrison looks at a new computer program that is assisting CMPD to screen for officers who may be headig for trouble and get them help before it is too late.
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Charlotte at Six
March 12, 2018 - 6:59 pm
Mark Garrison reports on CMPD providing assistance at a house in East Charlotte.
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Charlotte at Six
March 07, 2018 - 6:40 pm
Mark Garrison looks at a police shortage in Charlotte and what the department is doing to fix it.
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Charlotte at Six
January 18, 2018 - 6:46 pm
CMPD says that we have killers in the city who are ticking time bombs...ready to kill their wives and girlfriends, or even cops. Mark Garrison says that police can predict who many of these killers are because they all have one thing in common: they have a tendency to choke women.
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Dreamstime
January 12, 2018 - 6:33 am
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) A man suspected of killing his baby's mother ambushed North Carolina police officers as they gathered for a briefing near headquarters, wounding one of them before the suspect was killed in a shootout, authorities said Friday. Jonathan Bennett, 23, fired several shots at...
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Mark Garrison
October 06, 2017 - 3:25 pm
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- Body-camera footage released by a North Carolina police department shows a man had his arms raised to his side just before officers fatally shot him last month. The video was among five released Friday by Charlotte-Mecklenburg police. Officers can be heard on the video...
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JIM BARROLL
September 27, 2017 - 6:25 am
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) A citizens' review board in North Carolina has ruled against a police department in response to an allegation of excessive force in which an officer threatened to kill a man. Local media outlets report that the Charlotte board ruled 7-1 on Tuesday against the Charlotte-...
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Charlotte at Six
September 20, 2017 - 7:00 am
A year after the police shooting of Keith Lamont Scott and the protests that followed, Mark Garrison revisited the timeline of events.
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