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Brunswick County Sheriff's Office

New Hanover, Brunswick sheriffs join Mobile Patrol

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videoThe New Hanover and Brunswick County Sheriff's offices are now on Mobile Patrol. They say the free app for smartphones allows them to communicate more effectively with the community. Full story...
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Detectives identify SC woman wanted for Brunswick Co. thefts

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videoInvestigators in Brunswick County say colleagues in South Carolina have helped them identify a woman wanted for a couple of thefts earlier this month. Now they need to find her. Full story...
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ONLY ON 3: Mobile apps tip drivers to police checkpoints

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video In today's world social media constantly changes the way things around us work. But are new apps affecting the way that local law enforcement does its job? Full story...
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Store clerk fends off would-be robber with spray cleaner

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video A Brunswick County store clerk fended off a would-be robber this weekend with an interesting tool. Full story...
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Police ask for help identifying woman

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videoThe Brunswick County Sheriff's Office are asking the public's help to identify a woman. Full story...
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Suspect from checkpoint shooting out of hospital, in jail

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videoA second suspect involved in a shot by officers at a DWI checkpoint earlier this month is out of the hospital and in jail. Full story...
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Supply man wanted for string of golf club thefts

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The Brunswick County Sheriff's Office and Sunset Beach Police are looking for a Supply man in connection with a string of thefts. Full story...
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Shallotte man faces drug charge, federal probation violation

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A Shallotte man is in jail on drug charges and a federal probation violation. The Brunswick County Sheriff's Office Vice-Narcotics Task Force arrested Kevin Lyndell Davis, 30 Full story...
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Leland teen missing since leaving work Wednesday

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Detectives in Brunswick County need helping find a teen who disappeared after leaving work earlier this week. Imani Monique Ritcherson, 16, is a black female, 5'10", 200 lbs. with black hair and brown eyes. Full story...
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5th suspect arrested for allegedly bilking disabled veteran

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videoA fifth and final suspect is in jail charged with stealing more than $260,000 from a disabled veteran in Brunswick County. Full story...
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Sheriff provides details of Friday night checkpoint shooting

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videoWe are finally getting answers about a shooting that happened at a DWI checkpoint in Brunswick county Friday night. Today the sheriff described what happened that left two men injured and facing charges and seven deputies from two counties under investigation. Full story...
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UPDATE: 7 deputies on leave, 2 injured after shooting at checkpoint

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videoA shooting around midnight Friday at a DWI checkpoint along Highway 17 in Leland involved seven deputies and two suspects who were taken to the hospital. Full story...
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'Operation Restore Order' leads to 7 arrests in Navassa

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videoThe Brunswick County Sheriff's Office, along with the Leland Police Department, made seven arrests Friday evening after conducting Operation Restore Order in the Town of Navassa. The operation was conducted in response to the increase in violent crimes and drug activity in the Navassa area. Full story...
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Mother, daughter charged with ripping off elderly couple

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videoA mother and daughter in Brunswick County have been charged with allegedly ripping off an elderly couple they cared for. Shirlie Smith, 54, and Ashleigh Walker, 27, each face two counts of exploitation of an elder or disabled adult. Full story...
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FIRST ON 3: Anonymous tip lands alleged mailbox vandal behind bars

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The Brunswick County Sheriff's Office arrested a man, who they say damaged seventeen mailboxes, in Supply last week. Full story...
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