Tag Archives: CMPD

CMPD "Snoopy" Helicopter, K9 Units And Car Chase Nets 2 Carjackers

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Charlotte-Mecklenburg police arrested two suspects wanted in a armed carjacking and chase Thursday morning. Police said the incident happened in the 3700 block of North Tryon just after 10 a.m. Officers located the vehicle as the suspects …Read More

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CMPD Officer Charged With Assaulting Man In Handcuffs

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Officer Jason Van Aken was arrested Friday by CMPD detectives and charged with misdemeanor assault inflicting serious injury and simple assault. Van Aken is accused of assaulting Terance Malachi, 30, during an interview at the Metro …Read More

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CMPD Officer Arrests In Domestic Dispute With Wife

INDIAN TRAIL, N.C. – A Charlotte police officer was arrested in Union County after deputies say they were called to the officer’s home about a domestic dispute. According to the Union County Sheriff’s Office, deputies were called to the home of …Read More

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CMPD Investigate Shooting That Injured One

CHARLOTTE, N.C.  — Charlotte-Mecklenburg police responded to a call for assault with a deadly weapon at 11:57 a.m. Thursday. According to a release from CMPD, a patrol officer was on a traffic stop when he alerted regarding a possible shooting. The …Read More

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CMPD Investigates West Charlotte Attempted Robbery

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Charlotte Mecklenburg police were investigating an early morning attempted robbery at a restaurant in west Charlotte. Police said a man tried to rob the KFC in the 2700 block of Freedom Drive before 7 a.m. Thursday. Nobody was …Read More

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Mugshots Released Of CMPD Officer, Wife Charged With Sex Crimes

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — On Wednesday, Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Officer Reginald K. Harris was arrested by CMPD detectives and charged with three counts of first-degree sex offense, three counts of indecent liberties with a minor and three counts of crimes against nature. CMPD …Read More

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CMPD Officer Assaulted, Dragged By Vehicle

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department is investigating an alleged assault on an officer. Tuesday afternoon near the intersection of West Sugar Creek Road and Reagan Drive, police say an officer was assaulted, sustaining non-life threatening injuries. According to …Read More

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CMPD, Campus Police Investigating After Student Fell To Death

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – A male student at the University of North Carolina Charlotte was found dead early Sunday morning after an apparent fall from Moore Hall, an on-campus residence hall. Charlotte-Mecklenburg police were called to the campus Sunday morning around 9:30 …Read More

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Vance High School Student Found With Gun On Campus

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Charlotte Mecklenburg Police say a teenage student was arrested after bringing a semi-automatic pistol to school. According to CMPD, 17-year-old Lathan Robinson brought a .380 caliber semi-automatic pistol to Vance High School on Tuesday morning. Robinson was …Read More

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Officers Responded To Shooting On LaSalle Street

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Officers are investigating a shooting in west Charlotte. It happened Wednesday afternoon in the 2500 block of LaSalle Street. One person was shot and transported to CMC Main. CMPD officers say the injuries are non-life-threatening. No word …Read More

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Man Shot In The Middle Of The Street; Shooter Sped Away

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Charlotte-Mecklenburg police are investigating a shooting in southwest Charlotte that left one person hurt late Monday night. One person was shot in the middle of Grapevine Drive, near South Tryon Street. Investigators said two men were walking down …Read More

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Ashley Park School On Brief Lockdown For "Suspicious Person"

CHARLOTTE, N.C.  — Ashley Park School on Belfast Drive in West Charlotte was on lockdown briefly Wednesday, according to Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools officials. The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department said it received a call about a suspicious person in the area before 11:30 a.m. …Read More

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