Charlotte Police Foundation

Keeping You Up-to-Date

Because the needs and activities of our Charlotte police force vary daily, Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Foundation news changes frequently as well. We invite you to review our current and past press releases, events and updates, and welcome your input on news and events that help support our efforts and improve public safety.

Event
May 10, 2018
Our 2018 Spring Luncheon has been announced for Thursday, May 10, 2018 at the Charlotte Convention Center.

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Chief Putney discusses CMPD's Body Worn Camera Program.
March 1, 2017


I had unusual access to CMPD. Here’s what I saw.
January 4, 2017
In September, several days of riots broke out following the Keith Lamont Scott shooting by a Charlotte-Mecklenburg police officer.

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Mayor Roberts Needs to Stand with CMPD
September 28, 2016
Our city has seen enough division and anger in the last several days. That’s why I was dismayed to read the opinion piece from Mayor Jennifer Roberts in which she...

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Event
April 28, 2016
Our 2016 Spring Luncheon welcomes Keynote Speaker and former chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff General Martin E. Dempsey on Thursday, April 28 at the Charlotte Convention Center.

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Charlotteans of the Year 2015: Cops & Barbers
November 24, 2015
One Charlotte program, started by a barber with a hard past, aimed to bring police officers and young black men together

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Two perspectives on criminal justice
April 25, 2015
How long is a split second? Can you make a life or death decision in a flash?

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Gallery: Medal of Honor recipient speaks to police
April 16, 2015
On Thursday, April 16, 2015, the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Foundation held its annual spring luncheon at the Westin in Charlotte.

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Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Foundation gives $250K toward body cameras
May 11, 2014
The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department’s effort to use body cameras – which can record officers’ interactions with civilians – is getting a $250,000 boost from a foundation that supports CMPD initiatives.

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Spring Luncheon

May 10, 2018

Held each spring, this non-profit event kick-starts the annual CMPD fundraising efforts.

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