Democratic National Convention 2012: $600,000 Charlotte Police Department Update Approved

08/26/2011 05:28 pm ET | Updated Oct 26, 2011
  • By Mary C. Curtis Creative Loafing

Early this week, the Charlotte City Council approved a request of close to $600,000 so the police department can renovate its downtown headquarters in preparation for the 2012 Democratic National Convention. On Thursday night, Rodney Monroe, Chief of the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department, gave some details on the “command center” he said, that will be “the department’s management arm for the convention.”

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