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No Retrial of North Carolina Officer in Manslaughter Shooting Case

August 28, 2015
The North Carolina Attorney General's Office will not retry a Charlotte police officer whose voluntary manslaughter trial in the death of a man ended with a hung jury last week.

Video: Protests Break Out in Charlotte Following Mistrial in Officer-Involved Shooting Case

August 23, 2015
Protests broke out in the center city area of Charlotte over the weekend following a mistrial Friday in the case of a Charlotte-Mecklenburg police officer accused in the shooting death of an unarmed man.

Mistrial Declared In North Carolina Officer's Manslaughter Trial

August 21, 2015
A judge declared a mistrial Friday in the voluntary manslaughter case of Charlotte, N.C., police officer Randall "Wes" Kerrick. The jurors were deadlocked.

Jurors Reportedly Deadlocked in Manslaughter Trial of North Carolina Officer

August 21, 2015
Jurors told Judge Robert Ervin that they had taken 3 votes so far, and after the third vote were still split 8-4. Neither they nor the judge gave any indication of which way the 8 jurors were leaning.

Jury Deliberates in North Carolina Shooting Case

August 18, 2015
A North Carolina jury on Tuesday began deliberating in the voluntary manslaughter trial of a police officer in the fatal shooting of an unarmed black man who was involved in a car accident and ran toward police.

Dash Cam Footage of Shooting Incident Released in Charlotte Officer's Manslaughter Trial

August 6, 2015

Officer Adam Neal, whose car captured the dash cam video described what can't be seen on the video, saying that after the initial volley of shots, Jonathan Ferrell's upper body fell on Officer Kerrick's legs, the two men then fell into a ditch and continued to be engaged. More Here.

Video: Dash Cam Footage of Shooting Incident Released in Charlotte Officer's Manslaughter Trial

August 6, 2015
Officer Adam Neal, whose car captured the dash cam video, described what can't be seen on the video, saying that after the initial volley of shots, Jonathan Ferrell's upper body fell on Officer Kerrick's legs, the two men then fell into a ditch and continued to be engaged.

Streamlining the Chain of Evidence

July 14, 2015

CMPD crime scene techs say their work can be very physically demanding and officers often don't realize what is involved. "I don't know how many times I have shown up on a scene and the officers have said to me, 'It's just going to be pictures,'" says Crime Scene Supervisor Roy Patterson. "But it doesn't work like that."

Charlotte Purchases 1,425 TASER AXON Body-Worn Cameras

March 31, 2015
TASER has announced that several large AXON cameras orders were received from domestic law enforcement agencies, including 1,425 AXON body and flex cameras for the Charlotte-Mecklenburg (N.C.) Police Department.

Charlotte to Buy Body Cameras for All Patrol Officers

January 27, 2015
Chief Rodney Monroe says people expect a lot from his department and body cameras will only improve the relationship between the two.

Video: 2 North Carolina Officers Shot on a Domestic Call

August 18, 2014
A suspect is in custody after two Charlotte-Mecklenburg (N.C.) police officers were shot and injured on Sunday, according to officials.

2 North Carolina Officers Shot on a Domestic Call

August 18, 2014

A suspect is in custody after two Charlotte-Mecklenburg (N.C.) police officers were shot and injured on Sunday, according to officials. The officers responded to a domestic violence call when the shooting took place. The officers suffered non-life-threatening injuries. Read More Here.

Video: Charlotte Police Shoot, Kill Man Wanted for Firing at Officers

June 19, 2014
Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police shot and killed a suspect wanted in an officer-involved shooting earlier this week.

Charlotte Police Shoot, Kill Man Wanted for Firing at Officers

June 19, 2014

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police shot and killed a suspect wanted in an officer-involved shooting earlier this week. Read Full Story Here.

Grand Jury Indicts Charlotte Officer on Manslaughter Charge

January 27, 2014
A Charlotte-Mecklenburg police officer was indicted Monday on voluntary manslaughter charges linked to the shooting death of an unarmed man.

Charlotte Officer's Attorneys Object to Second Grand Jury

January 25, 2014
The attorneys for accused Charlotte-Mecklenburg police Officer Randall Kerrick have asked a judge to block prosecutors from taking Kerrick’s voluntary manslaughter case before a second grand jury on Monday.

Grand Jury Does Not Indict Charlotte Officer Over Shooting

January 21, 2014
Officer Randall “Wes” Kerrick is charged with voluntary manslaughter in the Sept. 14 shooting death of 24-year-old Jonathan Ferrell, who was unarmed.

Charlotte Officer Shot While Serving Warrant in S.C.

January 7, 2014
Charlotte-Mecklenburg PD Officer Shane Page sustained injuries in a shooting while serving a warrant on a fugitive in nearby York County, S.C., on Tuesday morning.

Judge Blocks Release of Dashcam Video from Charlotte Police Shooting

November 4, 2013
A Mecklenburg County judge on Thursday effectively blocked release of the video from a controversial police shooting by giving control of the footage to the state prosecutor handling the case, the Charlotte Observer reports.

Will On-Body Kill In-Car Video?

October 16, 2013

Law enforcement agencies have been using in-car video cameras for a little more than two decades. The devices have defended officers against nuisance claims of abusive or even brutal behavior. But now some agencies are beginning to ask if in-car video systems have been made obsolete by officer-worn systems.

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