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Jun 8, 2020: Mecklenburg County Sheriff’s Office Changes Use of Force Policy Removes the Usage of "Tear Gas"



Jun 5, 2020: Community Gathers at Charlotte’s Freedom Park for Educational ‘People’s University’ Event



Jun 4, 2020: McFadden Says He's Drafting 'Duty To Intervene' Policy



Jun 4, 2020: Mecklenburg Sheriff Garry McFadden Says He’s Drafting a ‘Duty to Intervene’ Policy



Jun 4, 2020: New CMPD Policy Spells Out Duty To Intervene In Police Brutality



Jun 3, 2020: After Days of Protests, Will Charlotte Be Put Under Curfew?



Jun 3, 2020: FOX 46 Now: Protest Coverage



Jun 3, 2020: CNN Political Commentator Bakari Sellers Will Join Alma Adams, Sheriff Garry McFadden, and Alvin C. Jacobs, Jr. for ‘Unmasked’ Virtual Panel



Jun 3, 2020: Black North Carolina Justice System Leaders Speak in Support of Protesters’ Calls for Change



May 29, 2020: MCSO To Reopen Registration Unit Operations With Restrictions



May 28, 2020: Feeding Our First Responders



May 28, 2020: Organization Delivers Meals to Sheriff's Office



May 28, 2020: Feeding the Frontline Workers



May 28, 2020: Feeding the Frontline Workers



May 21, 2020: CLT After Dark (starts at 24:30)



Apr 30, 2020: Meck County deputies surprise 10-year-old boy with birthday parade



Apr 22, 2020: Number of Inmates Inside Some N.C. Jails Dropping



Apr 21, 2020: Days Inn Shuts Off Utilities To Push Residents Out, Then Relents -- For Now



Apr 15, 2020: Mecklenburg County First Responders Host Parade of Lights for Huntersville Medical Workers



Apr 9, 2020: Charlotte Parade of Lights



Apr 9, 2020: 'Parade of Lights' Honors Charlotte Hospital Workers' 'Relentless Dedication'



Apr 9, 2020: Parade of Lights: First Responders Show Unity, Support for Healthcare Workers in Charlotte



Apr 9, 2020: First Responders Hold Parade Thanking Healthcare Workers



Apr 7, 2020: Community Engagement Officers Delivering Food to Local Hotels for Homeless Families



Apr 6, 2020: Mecklenburg County Sheriff’s Office Announces a Positive Test for COVD-19 of a Detention Officer



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 31, 2020: Telemundo Charlotte: COVID-19 and the Hispanic Community



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


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