New plan offers recommendations to make Beatties Ford Road area safer

CHARLOTTE — More than a year after four people were killed during a block party along Beatties Ford Road in west Charlotte, there are new recommendations to make this area, and others like it in Charlotte safer.

Those recommendations would actually reduce the role police play in that community.

In the video at the top of the webpage, Channel 9′s veteran crime reporter Mark Becker speaks with community leaders regarding their opinions of these recommendations.

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