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Cornelius Police Department

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Police Blotter: Dec. 6-12

Incidents, arrests and citations reported by Cornelius Police Dept. Incidents Incident Nature Incident address Reported Disposition Victim/Complainant 231206085 Larceny 18820 Statesville Rd 15:16:00 12/06/23 CLO EDU Healthcare 231209045 Fraud 20100 Zion Av 09:23:45 12/09/23 ASN Ecogreen Services Arrests Arrest Charge Defendant DOB Gender Race Date Address 231208027 DWLR Aft Impaired Rev Notice Burton, Shaquiah Lashay […]

Police blotter: Nov. 1-7

Nov. 9. Incidents, arrests and citations reported by Cornelius Police Dept. Incidents Incident Nature Incident address Reported Disposition Victim/Complainant 231102071 Fraud 20301 W Catawba Av 16:07:00 11/02/23 ASN Ipex USA, LLC 231103041 Fraud 18674 Oakhurst Blvd 11:04:16 11/03/23 CLO Purcell, Alison 231106052 Larceny 20605 Torrence Chapel Rd 13:13:27 11/06/23 CAA Ulta Beauty Arrests Arrest Charge […]

Police blotter: Oct. 11-17

Oct. 19. Incidents, arrests and citations reported by Cornelius Police Dept. Incidents Incident Nature Incident address Reported Disposition Victim/Complainant 231012013 B&E Commercial 20221 W Catawba Av 03:08:24 10/12/23 ASN Carolinas Telco Credit Union 231012029 B&E Vehicle 19805 One Norman Blvd 08:39:00 10/12/23 ASN Pratt, Chloe 231013052 Fraud 19823 Henderson Rd 14:53:29 10/13/23 CLO Beaver, Benjamin […]

Police blotter: Oct. 4-10

Incidents, arrests and citations reported by Cornelius Police Dept. Incidents Incident Nature Incident address Reported Disposition Victim/Complainant 231006014 Larceny 20008 W Catawba Av 07:34:00 10/06/23 CLO Circle K 231006057 Fraud 19505 Liverpool Pkwy 13:43:00 10/06/23 ASN Ease Air 231007025 B&E Vehicle 20321 Sterling Bay Ln W 09:25:00 10/07/23 ASN Upchurch, Asia 231007032 B&E Vehicle 20409 […]

Tommy Davis, from left, historian for North Meck Crime Stoppers, Arlene Arciero, treasurer, and David Rochester, chairman, volunteer at an event. Crime Stoppers is a 
community-based program designed to assist local law enforcement agencies with crime prevention.

Crime doesn’t pay, but helping solve it can

March 28. By TL Bernthal. North Mecklenburg Crime Stoppers wants to work with residents to prevent and solve crimes. Crime Stoppers’ primary aim is to raise awareness with regard to citizen participation in crime fighting in our community. The tip line, 704-896-7887, is one way: Residents can report crimes confidentially and be rewarded if the […]

Police blotter: Feb. 15-Feb. 21

As reported by the Cornelius Police Dept. Incidents Incident Nature Incident address Reported Disposition Victim/Complainant 230217055 B&E Vehicle 8133 Forest Shadow Cir 09:29:34 02/17/23 ASN Siegel, Stacey 230219058 Fraud 1208 Inn Keepers Way 11:07:37 02/19/23 ASN Elliott, Jonathan 230220025 B&E Vehicle 18931 Cloverstone Cir 07:17:00 02/20/23 ASN Crowe, Richard 230221098 B&E Residential 21943 Riddles Ct […]

Still missing: Madalina Cojocari

Now the mother: Madalina’s mom arrested for failing to report missing child

Dec. 17. Hours after her husband was arrested for failing to report the disappearance of a child, the mother of a missing girl was also arrested under the same charges. Cornelius Police have arrested Diana Cojocari, the 37-year-old mother of Madalina Cojocari, 11, who was last seen in Cornelius on Nov. 23. The step-father, Christopher […]

Still missing: Madalina Cojocari

Step-father arrested in connection to child disappearance from Victoria Bay

Dec. 17. Cornelius Police have arrested the step-father of the 11-year-old Cornelius girl who was reported missing three weeks after the fact. Christopher Palmiter, 60, was charged with Failure to Report the Disappearance of a Child, a felony. Madalina Cojocari, who was last seen at home in Victoria Bay the evening of Nov. 23 dressed […]

Chief Baucom

New police chief worked his way up through the ranks

Dec. 14. By Dave Yochum. There will soon be another long-time officer at the top of the Cornelius Police Dept. Major David Baucom becomes Chief of Police on Jan. 3 of next year, two dozen years after joining the Cornelius Police Dept. In that 24 years he’s seen Cornelius grow from a little over 6,000 […]

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Woman hit by car | update

Nov. 30. A pedestrian is in Atrium Main with life-threatening injuries after being struck by a car at the intersection of Westmoreland Lake and West Catawba this morning. Cornelius Police identified her as Joan Messier. CPD would not release her age, but voter registration records show a Joan Messier on nearby Chandler’s Landing. Police said […]