Since January 1, 2002 there have been 91 domestic violence related homicides in Mecklenburg County. (Average 7.00 per year)There have been 938 "intimate partner" related homicide in North Carolina in the same time period. Mecklenburg County has led the State of North Carolina in most of these years. (Average 72 per year)Reports2014 DV Homicides to-date (State & Local) rev070714.pdf2013 DV Homicide Report (State & Local).pdfDV related homicides by Month & by Holiday 2002-2010DV related homicides by Firearms 2002-2010 DV related homicides followed by suicide 2002-1010
2003-2006 Domestic Violence Homicide ReportFor more information on the effects of domestic violence in our community, call Mecklenburg County's Community Support Services Women's Commission at 704-336-3210 or Safe Alliance's Shelter for Battered Women 24-hour hotline at 704-332-2513.
For more information on this listing and other domestic violence public awareness efforts, please call Mike Sexton at 704-432-1568.