CAROLINA BEACH, NC (WWAY) — Two members of the Carolina Beach Police department will soon have their own bullet proof vests. K9’s Ammo and Nox will receive their new vests thanks to a nationwide Groupon event that raised $335,000! Vested interest in K9’s, Incorporated will be providing over 350 law enforcement dogs nationwide with the […]
It seems encounters with law enforcement are becoming more violent across the country. Even here, we've been following a story about a Wilmington police officer accused of choking and threatening a handcuffed teen in his patrol car. So, what are the approved use of force tactics?
The Silver Alert for 15-year-old Antonio Demetruis Hansley has been canceled. Thursday evening, Hansley's mother Tammie told us she was called by Wilmington Police to come confirm if someone they had in custody is her son.
With community help, some Wilmington and New Hanover County law enforcement agents of the four legged variety are safer on the streets. Just like their human handlers the K9s now have the safety of a bullet and stab proof vests.