Multi-agency command center set up at Wrightsville Beach for holiday weekend
A multi-agency command center set up shop in Wrightsville Beach to help keep folks safe this holiday weekend. Sat, 07/04/2015 - 3:49pm
Law enforcement, EMS prepare for July 4
This is just a practice airlift, but it's not an uncommon emergency on July 4 according to Lt. Jerry Brewer. "Last year we had a boy who had drank so much that he coded twice on the way to the hospital," Brewer said. Mon, 06/29/2015 - 6:09pm
New Hanover County attempts to save lives faster
The New Hanover County Sheriff's Office wants citizens to take part in its new Yellow Dot Program. The program alerts emergency responders to an individual's vital medical information to speed up help during emergencies. Tue, 05/28/2013 - 10:22pm
Fire crews put out hot spots after flames engulf multiple buildings
New Hanover County fire crews worked to put out all hotspots hours after a fire sparked at an office building on Murrayville Road Monday night. Tue, 01/29/2013 - 2:45pm
Emergency crews respond to home off Market Street; one confirmed dead
Market Street is reduced to three lanes at 20th Street while the Wilmington Police and Fire Department investigate a hazardous materials incident. Mon, 11/26/2012 - 1:20am
Church honors emergency workers, military as 9/11 anniversary nears
As the 10th anniversary approaches, St. Mary Catholic Church in Wilmington took time to pay tribute to the folks who risk their lives to keep us safe. The special recognition mass honored and remembered local law enforcement and members of the military. Fri, 09/09/2011 - 2:13pm