Deputies with the Columbus County Sheriff's Office said a man is behind bars after a three-month-long human trafficking and drug investigation.
Eight gang members will spend years behind bars after a joint investigation between the sheriff offices in Columbus and Bladen counties.
Deputies with the Columbus County Sheriff's Office said they've filed additional charges involving an altercation between a woman and a school bus driver, with kids aboard the bus.
Deputies with the Columbus County Sheriff's Office are investigating a break-in and burglary at the animal shelter.
The Columbus County Sheriff's Office Vice-Narcotics Unit has arrested two men after under cover drug investigations.
A Whiteville man is facing a slew of sex crimes involving a child after an investigation this month, according to the Columbus County Sheriff.
A missing Columbus county woman has been found thanks to the help of the Brunswick County Sheriff's Office.
The North Carolina Department for Missing Persons issued a Silver Alert for Mary Jane Smith.
A Columbus County man has pleaded guilty to second degree murder and robbery with a dangerous weapon in the 2011 murder of his grandmother.
Two possibly three inmates reportedly stabbed an inmate with poultry shears at the Columbus County Correctional Institution in Whiteville Saturday morning.