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Suspects Identified During Civil Disturbances

Charlotte-Mecklenburg officers arrested Jayden Harrington, DOB: 08/12/1999, Marcellis McKenzie, DOB: 09/15/1986, and Shakiyla Green, DOB: 02/08/1994, for being involved in crimes related to property during the civil disturbances that took place on Sept. 21-22. Police found and arrested Marcellis McKenzie on outstanding warrants for felony …Read More

Arrests continue during the Charlotte protests following the officer-involved shooting involving Keith Lamont Scott. Between the evening of Sept. 24th  to Sept. 25th, the following four people were arrested: Daniel Caleb Santos-Romero, of Houston, TX; DOB: 10-24-1989; charged with impeding traffic and possession of a …Read More

Gastonia Man Stole Shopping Cart Full of Items

A Gastonia man stole a shopping cart that contained belongings of another man on Saturday, police said. Delaurentis Kalam Davis, 25, of 2318 Sunset Ave., is facing charges of resisting a public officer, felony common law robbery, possession of marijuana paraphernalia, …Read More

Recent Shooting May Stop CMPD Plan to Phase Out Dash Cameras

It had been planned that CMPD were going to phase out dashboard cameras and use body cameras instead, but the City Council member overseeing public safety is saying the city should think about using both. Two videos were released on Saturday of …Read More

VP Candidate Mike Pence Calls for Full Investigation in Shooting

  Republican vice presidential candidate Mike Pence recently said that a full investigation into the fatal shooting of a black man by a police officer in Charlotte is owed to the American people. According to the Asheville Citizen-Times reports, Pence spoke to about …Read More

Mecklenburg County Arrests and Mugshots 09-25-2016

Name ALLEN, D’MARIO STEPHAN Arrest Type Misdemeanor DOB 8/10/1993 Height 5.7 Weight 145 Arrest Date Time 2016-09-25 00:50:00 Court Case 3502015006679 Charge Description OTHER – FREE TEXT Bond Amount 15000.00 Name HARRIS, TERRY Arrest Type Misdemeanor DOB 8/15/1986 Height 5.9 …Read More

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Gaston County Arrests and Mugshots 09-25-2016

Name Amaya-Cruz, Mauricio Antonio Arrest Type Felony DOB 12/9/1994 Height 5′ 8" Weight 175.0 lbs Arrest Date Time 9/25/2016 2:36 AM Court Case 309739 Charge Description Possess, Prison/Jail Bond Amount $10,000.00 Name Bell, Winashia Nicole Arrest Type Traffic DOB 6/5/1989 …Read More

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Union County Arrests and Mugshots 09-25-2016

Name Thompson, Nathan Emanuel Arrest Date 09/25/2016 Court Case Charge 1) Probation Violation (M) And 2) Probation Violation (M), Description Thompson, Nathan Emanuel (B /M/29) Arrest on chrg of 1) Probation Violation (M) and 2) Probation Violation (M), at 816 …Read More

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York County Arrests and Mugshots 09-25-2016

Name Brindley, Christopher John Arrest Date 9/25/2016 11:29:31 PM Court Case 2016-00006210 Charge Dui/Driving Under The Influence, less than .10 1st Offense City CLOVER State & Zipcode South Carolina 29710 Race & Sex White Male DOB 5/21/1965 Age 51 Height …Read More

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Keith Lamont Scott – Dash Cam Footage

Earlier today CMDP released dash cam footage from the officers involved in the Keith Lamont Scott shooting. The content of this video may not be acceptable to all viewers.

Keith Lamont Scott – Official CMPD Photos

Attached are photos of the gun, ankle holster and marijuana “blunt” in Mr. Scott’s possession at the time of the incident.

Keith Lamont Scott – Official Police Statement 9/24/2016

There have been numerous unconfirmed reports published in the media concerning this case. The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department has prepared the following case update to provide factual information about the officer-involved shooting. Two plain clothes officers were sitting inside of their …Read More