Mecklenburg County Coverage
Fact check: Trump wrongly suggests North Carolina ballot mistake foreshadows 'rigged election'
President Donald Trump tweeted that Some people in the Great State of North Carolina have been sent TWO BALLOTS. RIGGED ELECTION in waiting!" It's true that some people received two ballots. But it only affected a small group of people, and North Carolina's ballot-counting system doesn't allow for people to vote twice.
Some North Carolina voters mistakenly get 2 absentee ballots
A mixup with the first absentee ballots sent in North Carolina caused some voters to receive two identical ballots for the November general election, according to election officials.
Mecklenberg Co. following CDC guidelines after possible coronavirus patient passed through Charlotte airport
Mecklenburg County officials answered questions Monday about possible community spread of coronavirus after a person returned from Italy through Charlotte Douglas Airport.
Acting director of ICE calls out Mecklenburg County for not cooperating
The Acting Director of Immigration and Customs Enforcement is calling out communities he says won't cooperate with his officers. Mecklenburg County is one of those locations.
Sexual assault cases in NC plagued by long lags after arrests made
Resolution of sexual assault charges typically takes more than a year in North Carolina, according to analysis by the Carolina Public Press.