Local News Stories

City Council Expected to Approve Body Cameras for all CMPD Officers

City leaders appear ready to approve a $7 Million plan that would outfit all CMPD officers with body cameras. Read More »

Kannapolis Police ID 32 Drug Suspects

 KANNAPOLIS, NC  - A six month drug investigation led to the arrest of 26 people... Read More »

Black Ice Blamed for Fatal I-85 Crash

Gastonia man slid on black ice and ran off the interstate. Read More »

14-Year-Old Boy Accidentally Shot Near North Charlotte Park

Investigators say it happened after he and a group of teens were playing with a gun. Read More »

Body found Behind CVS in Rock Hill

York County Officials say that a body has been found behind a CVS on Celanese road in Rock Hill. Read More »

Woman Sent to Hospital After Being Struck By Car in East Charlotte

A woman has been sent to Carolinas Medical center after she was struck by a car at the 2800 block of Milton road Saturday night. Read More »

Catawba Co. Hardware Store Catches Fire

Officials have not determined a cause for a five alarm fire that broke out just after 3p.m. at the Claremont Hardware and Farm Supply Store in Catawba County Read More »

14-year-old Shot in Northwest Charlotte

Officials with Charlotte-Mecklenburg police say that a teenager has been shot at the 1900 block of McAllister Drive. Read More »

LYNX Train and Car Collide in South End

A woman has suffered minor injuries after her car collided with a LYNX train at the intersection of East and West blvds just before 3p.m. Saturday. Read More »

Downed Power Lines Leave 300 Without Power on Randolph Rd.

Fallen trees and limbs onto power lines caused an outage that has left over 300 people without power at the 2700 block of Randolph Road Saturday morning. Read More »

Mecklenburg County Mugshots January 23rd

Check out the mugshots from Friday, January 23rd.

Student Charged with Bringing BB Gun onto Campus

Two 14-year-olds found themselves in front of a police officer's gun Friday after they were spotted with a BB gun outside Thomasboro Elementary School in West Charlotte. Read More »

Wintry Weather Means Good Business for Ski Resorts

The wintry weather is bad for the roads, but great for the slopes. Read More »

NC DOT to Discuss Unused I-485 Lane

Drivers angry about an unused paved lane on I-485 will get their complaints heard. Right now, orange cones block off a new fourth lane in South Charlotte. Read More »