Vice President Kamala Harris is in Charlotte touting hundreds of millions for counselors in schools as part of a roundtable discussion on gun violence. Listen Here:

US Vice President Kamala Harris is in Charlotte today pitching new gun laws, but Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police announced an increase in crime stats driven largely by juveniles who are simply released to their parents or guardians after being arrested for many crimes. Listen Here:

From WBTV: The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department presented its 2023 crime stats during a news briefing on Thursday morning. Over the past year, the department said overall crime across the city increased by 14%. Police said that rise is largely due to a 17% increase in property crime. Violent crime was stagnant, staying flat from year-to-year. CMPD said […]

How can Charlotte combat the out-of-control crime — particularly among the youth? Charlotte City Councilman Tariq Bokhari is proposing a task force to help organize a response. Listen Here:

Not only did a 19-year old open fire in a crowded New Year’s Eve celebration in Uptown Charlotte, but police say a 15-year old was arrested for possessing a gun and assaulting a cop – but was turned loose by the courts. Listen Here:

Videos from body cams, dashboard cams, civilian cameras, and a street cam were released today, showing the interaction between Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police officers and two Bojangles employees that ended in a brawl. The District Attorney dropped all the charges, despite clear evidence that the individuals resisted arrest and one assaulted a cop multiple times. Listen Here:

Bodycam footage of the arrest of Christina Pierre has been released. The charges against Christina Pierre have since been dropped. The housing market crisis continues to get worse. Tara Servatius joins the program to talk about the latest on Donald Trump and the GOP. Also, Transformation Tuesday. That and much more on The Vince Coakley […]

The Mecklenburg County District Attorney dropped all the charges against a Bojangles employee who resisted arrest and got hit multiple times by officers. The “compliance strikes” were caught on video by a bystander and went viral on the internet. Listen Here:

A CMPD officer is facing backlash as a video was released of the officer hitting a woman who was allegedly not complying with an arrest. Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Chief Johnny Jennings recently spoke on the incident. Also, Faith Focus Friday. That and much more on The Vince Coakley Radio Program. Listen Here:

After getting off work at a local fast food restaurant, two people partook in the pot and police attempted to arrest them. The woman punched a cop in the face and then police had to subdue her with punches to her thigh. Someone shot video of the thigh punches and outrage ensued. Listen Here: