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Apr 2, 2020: Mecklenburg County Sheriff’s Office Announces A Positive Test for COVD-19 of a Wellpath Nurse



Apr 2, 2020: Nurse at Meck Co. Juvenile Detention Center Tests Positive for COVID-19



Apr 2, 2020: Mecklenburg Jail Nurse Tests Positive for COVID-19; Exposure Minimal, Sheriff Says



Apr 2, 2020: Nurse at Mecklenburg County Juvenile Detention Center Tests Positive for COVID-19



Apr 2, 2020: Mecklenburg Jail Nurse Tests Positive for COVID-19; Exposure Minimal, Sheriff Says



Apr 1, 2020: Sheriff talks about changes at Mecklenburg County jail to keep COVID-19 out



Mar 26, 2020: Mecklenburg County Sheriff’s Office Remains Prepared During the Coronavirus Pandemic to Care for Residents in the Mecklenburg County Detention Centers



Mar 26, 2020: Sheriff McFadden Issues a Plea for Citizens to Adhere to the “Stay at Home Order”



Mar 26, 2020: Mecklenburg County Sheriff’s Office Will Continue to Process Pistol Purchase Permits and Concealed Handgun Permits During Coronavirus Crisis



Mar 20, 2020: Mecklenburg County Sheriff’s Office Suspends Evictions During Coronavirus Crisis



Mar 18, 2020: In-Custody Death of Mecklenburg County Sheriff’s Office Resident



Mar 17, 2020: Mecklenburg County Sheriff Asks Courts to Halt Evictions; Announces Other Changes



Mar 16, 2020: MCSO Statement On Court Ordered Eviction Execution



Mar 16, 2020: Coronavirus update: What you need to know in Mecklenburg County



Mar 16, 2020: Mecklenburg Sheriff: Courts Should Not Issue Eviction Notices for 30 Days Due To Coronavirus



Mar 2, 2020: Clearing up Confusion Around Raise the Age



Feb 29, 2020: Program teaching inmates to be entrepreneurs



Feb 19, 2020: Mecklenburg County Sheriff McFadden responds to immigration criticism



Feb 5, 2020: A look inside Mecklenburg County's new juvenile-only Detention Center



Feb 5, 2020: Mecklenburg County sheriff, CMPD make changes after Raise the Age law enacted



Jan 30, 2020: Sheriff Battling Human Trafficking through Education Campaign



Jan 29, 2020: Human trafficking education aims to help the most vulnerable



Jan 29, 2020: These Bechtler art classes in Mecklenburg jails help develop skills and self-esteem



Jan 27, 2020: 10-year-old Travels Hundreds of Miles to Hug Police Officers



Jan 24, 2020: Mecklenburg County Sheriff Garry L. McFadden's Response to Proposed Second Amendment Sanctuary County Designation



Jan 21, 2020: Residents Reconnect with their Children in the Jail’s New Child-Friendly Visitation Room



Jan 15, 2020: Largest Juvenile Detention Facility in NC Opens as Raise the Age Law goes into Effect



Jan 14, 2020: Mecklenburg County Sheriff Warns Parents about 15 Apps that could be used to Target Children



Jan 14, 2020: Mecklenburg County Opens New Juvenile Detention Center



Jan 14, 2020: Mecklenburg County Transforms Existing Detention Center into One Just for Juveniles



Jan 3, 2020: NC Churches, Police Drill Down on Training after Texas Church Shooting



Jan 2, 2020: Places of Worship Increase Security in Wake of Recent Attacks