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Emergency and Patrol Response: 911    Non-Emergency Crime Reporting: 311
If calling outside the Mecklenburg County, the Non-Emergency Crime Reporting: 704-336-7600
 
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​​​​OUR PRIMARY GOAL IS TO "PREVENT THE NEXT CRIME," THROUGH A RANGE OF CRIME PREVENTION TACTICS, COMMUNITY INTERVENTION AND ENFORCEMENT STRATEGIES.
WE ARE WORKING TO REDUCE CRIME, INCREASE SAFETY AND DEVELOP PROACTIVE, LONG-TERM SOLUTIONS TO CRIME PROBLEMS AND CHALLENGES IN OUR NEIGHBORHOODS.
 


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CHARLOTTE-MECKLENBURG POLICE DEPARTMENT
HQ: 601 E. Trade Street Charlotte, NC 28202
phone: 704-333-3333   fax: 704-333-3333
ACADEMY: 1770 Shopton Road Charlotte, NC 28217
phone: 704-333-3333   fax: 704-333-3333
Operated by the CITY OF CHARLOTTE