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Charlotte Stops Paying For Officer Kerrick’s Defense

The city of Charlotte is no longer paying Officer Randall Kerrick’s legal costs in a lawsuit filed by the family of a man Kerrick shot and killed last year.

9 hours ago

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2nd Grand Jury To Hear Officer’s Shooting Case

A second grand jury will hear the case of a Charlotte police officer accused of shooting an unarmed man last year, with a judge rejecting an attempt Monday by the officer’s lawyers to stop it.

01/27/2014

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NC Prosecutor Going Back To Grand Jury In Attempt To Indict CMPD Officer

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The North Carolina attorney general’s office is going back to a grand jury in an attempt to indict a Charlotte police officer accused of shooting an unarmed man last year. Attorney […]

01/23/2014

A grand jury asked that officer Randall Kerrick be charged with a lesser offense in the shooting death of Florida A&M football player Jonathan Ferrell. (Getty Images)

Charlotte Officer Not Indicted In Fatal Shooting

A grand jury asked that officer Randall Kerrick be charged with a lesser offense in the shooting death of Florida A&M football player Jonathan Ferrell.

01/22/2014

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Police Shooting Victim’s Alcohol-Level Was Legal

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — A toxicology report released Friday shows the blood-alcohol level for an unarmed man fatally shot by a Charlotte police officer was below the legal limit. The attorney for the family of […]

11/02/2013

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NC Victim’s Fiancee Pushes To Release Video

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The fiancee of an unarmed man who was fatally shot by a Charlotte police officer says she wants police to release video of the shooting. Charlotte-Mecklenburg Officer Randall Kerrick is charged […]

10/22/2013

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Groups Criticize CMPD Officer Arrest In Man’s Death

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Hours after a Charlotte-Mecklenburg police officer fatally shot an unarmed man, the department made a rare move: It charged the officer with voluntary manslaughter. Most police departments, including Charlotte, usually take […]

10/12/2013

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NAACP: More Police Oversight Needed After Shooting

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Charlotte chapter of the NAACP wants more oversight of Charlotte police after an officer’s arrest on charges he fatally shot an unarmed man. During a rally on Saturday, President Kojo […]

09/23/2013

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Police Release 911 Tape In Fatal Police Shooting

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — A sobbing woman pleads for police to “please hurry” because a man was breaking into her front door during a 911 call recorded moments before a responding officer shot and killed […]

CBS Charlotte–09/18/2013

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Police: Cop Shot Unarmed Man In Charlotte 10 Times

Investigators say an unarmed man was shot 10 times by a Charlotte police officer.

09/16/2013

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