New Hanover County Sheriff's K9 Funny
New Hanover County looks to sell back bite-prone K9
New Hanover County is moving forward with trying to get rid of a Sheriff's Office K9 that has bitten at least two people. Wed, 05/20/2015 - 11:29am
Carolina Beach Police Department K9s Ammo and Nox
CBPD K9’s to receive bulletproof vests
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 Read more... Thu, 05/14/2015 - 10:41pm
Brunswick Co. Sheriff’s Office K9 dies
The Brunswick County Sheriff's Office is mourning the loss of one of its K9 deputies. Moncey, a female German Shepard, died suddenly on Sunday. Wed, 05/06/2015 - 4:20pm
WPD explains use of force tactics
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? Mon, 09/29/2014 - 10:04pm
More answers in the hot car death of a sheriff’s K-9 deputy
New information in the case of a Duplin County Sheriff's K-9 deputy that died after allegedly being left inside a hot patrol car for about 24 hours. Thu, 09/18/2014 - 2:45am
UPDATE: Silver alert canceled for missing teen
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. Fri, 07/11/2014 - 1:52am
WPD could send K9 Kaas to Fair Bluff
A Wilmington police dog that's been off the street for months after a bite incident following a car chase could soon find a new home in Columbus County. Fri, 06/13/2014 - 5:40pm
Community funds new bulletproof vests for K9 officers
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. Mon, 04/28/2014 - 12:19am
Retired Army K9 reunited with handler
What would you do if you found out that your family pet actually belonged to someone else? A Whiteville woman adopted a retired Army K9 just three weeks ago, and now she’s giving him up to the man she says is his rightful owner. Sat, 03/22/2014 - 3:28am
Wilmington Police to spend thousands to evaluate K-9 unit
The Wilmington Police Department will spend nearly $10,000 as it evaluates its canine program. Chief Ralph Evangelous promised the review earlier this year after an internal investigation into K9 officer Stafford Brister and his use of his dog on a chase suspect last fall. Tue, 03/11/2014 - 3:45pm