Charlotte City Council is buying Level II body armor for use when police confront an active shooter, such as this situation at Northlake Mall on Dec. 24, 2015.
Charlotte City Council is buying Level II body armor for use when police confront an active shooter, such as this situation at Northlake Mall on Dec. 24, 2015. Robert Lahser rlahser@charlotteobserver.com
Charlotte City Council is buying Level II body armor for use when police confront an active shooter, such as this situation at Northlake Mall on Dec. 24, 2015. Robert Lahser rlahser@charlotteobserver.com

Charlotte City Council buys better body armor to protect police from snipers

August 22, 2016 08:10 PM

UPDATED August 23, 2016 07:09 AM

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