A woman alleges she was forced into a Myrtle Beach sex trafficking operation after threats were made against her family. The woman told police she was taken from Columbia, SC, to Charlotte and then to Myrtle Beach.
Franklin Academy dropped longstanding wording from its student handbook saying students couldn’t talk about being homosexual, bisexual or transgender. School leaders say it was a misunderstanding in wording that they’ve clarified.
A former high-ranking prison manager, who has been accused of fostering a culture of violence at Lanesboro Correctional Institution, acknowledged in a federal courtroom Tuesday that he put homemade weapons in the ceiling of his prison office.
Murder charges against an elderly man from North Carolina were dropped after medical experts concluded that his dementia left him incapable of standing trial. Jim Norris fatally shot his wife as part of a suicide pact.
A federal jury on Thursday ruled against a North Carolina prison inmate who contends he was stabbed and permanently disabled at Lanesboro Correctional Institution because the prison’s chief had enabled a “culture of violence.”
With 42 percent of active shooter incidents happening in businesses, the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department began training citizens 4 years ago with a seminar called Active Survival for an Active Shooter.