Crime & Courts

Charlotte-Mecklenburg police chief on CBS News Thursday

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Chief Rodney Monroe will make an appearance on national television Thursday evening. Monroe is scheduled to be interviewed during the “CBS Evening News,” which airs in Charlotte at 6:30 p.m. on WBTV. Monroe and other law enforcement officials will be interviewed as part of a segment on police-community relations in the wake of recent fatal shootings by police and the death of a man who was being taken into custody in New York City. Observer staff reports