Tag Archives: Mecklenburg County Jail North

CRISIS EMERGENCY RESPONSE, A TEAM EFFORT

We’ve all heard the line from the movie when Tom Hanks says, “Houston, we have a problem.” When the Sheriff’s Emergency Response Team (SERT) gets a page from their commander, Captain Mark McLaughlin, they know there is a situation. It … Continue reading

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THE SHERIFF IS LOOKING FOR YOU……WELL, MAYBE.

In my last blog, I talked about my visit to Jail North with the Sheriff’s Office Citizens’ Academy. The second half of our time there was learning about the process of recruitment and training of officers. Deputy J. Ryan Moore, … Continue reading

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JAIL NIGHT AT JAIL NORTH

I went to jail again. This time to Mecklenburg County Jail North. This is a correctional facility that houses up to 614 inmates located off I-77 in North Charlotte. Like Jail Central in downtown Charlotte, it is a nationally accredited … Continue reading

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