City officials in the North Carolina city of Greensboro say they plan to spend more time studying police interactions with the public and to regularly release information on police officers’ job performance.
A North Carolina man has been charged with misusing confidential information to make $380,000 in fraudulent securities transactions related to Duke Energy’s proposed purchase of Piedmont Natural Gas Co. The Charlotte Observer reports that 44-year-old Eric Hill’s insider trading indictment was unsealed Friday after he made his initial appearance in federal court.
A federal lawsuit says a North Carolina law making it a serious crime for convicted felons to vote before their right is restored is racially discriminatory and needs to be blocked for the November election.
A police officer in North Carolina has been suspended for his handling of a traffic stop last year in which fellow officers drew their weapons, broke car windows and took actions that may have injured a man.