Public Safety



Accident/crash reports are available 24-48 hours after the crash occurs.Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department
Charlotte Fire DepartmentFire
Charlotte, North Carolina - Code of OrdinancesCharlotte, North Carolina - Code of Ordinances
Crime mappingLook up crime hotspots within the city from our interactive mapping system.
Crime Prevention is the anticipation of a crime risk and the initiation of an action to reduce it. The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department’s Crime Prevention Section's role is to be a county-wide resource.Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department
Crime reports are available 24-48 hours after the crime occurs.Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department
Emergency ManagementThe Charlotte-Mecklenburg Emergency Management Office (CMEMO) is responsible for planning and executing the community's preparation, response, and recovery for all hazards or disasters - both natural and man-made.
Mecklenburg County Sheriff's OfficeMecklenburg County Sheriff's Office
The Charlotte-Meckenburg Police Department oversees the enforcement of various ordinances that provide safety for the citizens of the community, including those dealing with rental properties, youth protection, noise and towing.Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department
The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department jurisdiction is divided into 13 patrol divisions. CMPD
The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department offers online crime reporting. This page lets you submit a police report now and print a copy of the report for free.CMPD
Traffic and pedestrian signal outagePlease report all traffic and pedestrian signals that are burned out or not working discovered between 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. immediately by calling 311. After 5 p.m. please call 911.