Retro Charlotte

Charlotte City Police, ‘66- ‘70

“Veteran Charlotte Policeman Mack Monroe patrolled the almost deserted Square at Tryon and Trade Streets in Charlotte. Monroe doesn't like working on Christmas - he gets no extra pay - but he's learned to shrug it off after working most Christmas Days since he joined the force 30 years ago.” December 25, 1970
“Veteran Charlotte Policeman Mack Monroe patrolled the almost deserted Square at Tryon and Trade Streets in Charlotte. Monroe doesn't like working on Christmas - he gets no extra pay - but he's learned to shrug it off after working most Christmas Days since he joined the force 30 years ago.” December 25, 1970 The Charlotte Observer/Charlotte News

A look at our heroes in blue long before Charlotte and Meck Co police departments merged in 1993.

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