Voluntary manslaughter http://wfae.org en Prosecutors Will Resubmit Voluntary Manslaughter Charge Against CMPD Officer http://wfae.org/post/prosecutors-will-resubmit-voluntary-manslaughter-charge-against-cmpd-officer <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">State Attorney General Roy Cooper says his office will resubmit a voluntary manslaughter charge against suspended </span>CMPD<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> officer Randall </span>Kerrick<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> on Monday. Meanwhile, </span>CMPD<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Chief Rodney Monroe Wednesday addressed the grand jury's decision not to indict </span>Kerrick<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> who shot 24-year-old Jonathan Ferrell ten times in mid-September. Wed, 22 Jan 2014 22:15:59 +0000 Tasnim Shamma 43505 at http://wfae.org Prosecutors Will Resubmit Voluntary Manslaughter Charge Against CMPD Officer Officer's Attorney: Shooting Justified; CMPD Releases 911 Tape http://wfae.org/post/officers-attorney-shooting-justified-cmpd-releases-911-tape <p>A CMPD officer charged with voluntary manslaughter after shooting a man 10 times had his first court appearance on Tuesday. At the court hearing, the judge scheduled the next court date for the morning of October 7. Meanwhile, defense attorney Michael Greene says he believes officer Randall Kerrick was justified in his shooting.</p> Tue, 17 Sep 2013 21:06:45 +0000 Tasnim Shamma 35506 at http://wfae.org Officer's Attorney: Shooting Justified; CMPD Releases 911 Tape CMPD Officer Charged With Manslaughter, Due In Court Tuesday http://wfae.org/post/cmpd-officer-charged-manslaughter-due-court-tuesday <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">A Charlotte-Mecklenburg police officer charged with voluntary manslaughter is due in court Tuesday.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Officer Randall </span>Kerrick<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> shot and killed an unarmed man over the weekend. His name was Jonathan Ferrell, and he was 24 years old. He wrecked his car in northeast Charlotte early Saturday morning, and then banged on the door of a home nearby around 2 a.m. The woman living there called the police. </span></p> Mon, 16 Sep 2013 16:48:12 +0000 Julie Rose & Lisa Miller 35423 at http://wfae.org CMPD Officer Charged With Manslaughter, Due In Court Tuesday CMPD Officer Shoots, Kills Unarmed 24-Year-Old http://wfae.org/post/cmpd-officer-shoots-kills-unarmed-24-year-old <p>UPDATE: The &nbsp;attorney for Jonathan Ferrell's family is holding a press conference in uptown Monday morning at 11:00, and the Charlotte NAACP is holding a rally at 1:00 at the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Government Center. WFAE will update this story throughout the day.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Charlotte-Mecklenburg police charged one of their own officers with voluntary manslaughter over the weekend. Officer Randall Kerrick shot and killed an unarmed man.&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></p> Sun, 15 Sep 2013 20:49:05 +0000 Michael Tomsic 35383 at http://wfae.org CMPD Officer Shoots, Kills Unarmed 24-Year-Old