make WWAY your homepage  Become a fan on facebook  Follow us on twitter  Receive RSS Newsfeeds  MEMBERS: Register | Login

Gangs

WPD: Void in gang leadership behind rash of violence

READ MORE:
videoWilmington Police are trying to figure out if multiple shootings this weekend are connected. The first shooting in Forest Hills Saturday left a teenager dead. Now police think most of the shootings are gang related. Full story...
»

Day after search, wanted MS-13 gang member still on the loose

READ MORE:
videoA member of the MS-13 gang is still on the loose after yesterday's manhunt near Mayfaire was called off. Now both law enforcement and neighbors are left wondering where he will turn up next. Full story...
»

NC judge OKs Charlotte gang crackdown with new law

READ MORE:
A Mecklenburg County judge is the first to use a North Carolina law that forbids members of a street gang from having any contact with each other. Full story...
»

ONLY ON 3: City considers law banning gang members from parks

READ MORE:
video City parks are designed to be fun, safe places that people of all ages can enjoy. But after a four-year-old boy recently found a gun in a Wilmington Park, some city employees started designing a plan to try and prevent a similar situation in the future. Full story...
»

Clergy joining fight against gangs after Chadbourn murder

READ MORE:
video For the second time in a month, Chadbourn Police are investigating a murder. Now police and the community are looking at the past to fight for the future. Full story...
»

Police, clergy call for 90-day 'cease fire' in gang violence

READ MORE:
video With a wave of violence sweeping through parts of the Port City, community leaders are banding together with a unified message. Full story...
»

Neighbors say gangs behind increase in shootings

READ MORE:
video An undermanned Wilmington Police Department is working overtime after another shooting in the Port City. Meanwhile community leaders say they have had enough, and it's time to stop the violence. Full story...
»

Wilmington Police hope to help parents with problem children

READ MORE:
If you need help keeping your child out of trouble, you might want to stop by a free seminar at the Wilmington Police Department Saturday. video Full story...
»

NC Latin Kings gang head convicted by feds

READ MORE:
The head of a North Carolina Latin gang who twice ran for Greensboro's City Council faces a long prison sentence after his conviction on federal racketeering charges. Full story...
»

Investigators say gang member among arrests in fast food heroin bust

READ MORE:
New Hanover County Sheriff's investigators say one of three people arrested for allegedly selling heroin at a Wilmington fast food restaurant is a gang member. Full story...
»