The Wilmington Police Department welcomed 11 new officers Friday.
The Blue Alert system will notify the public when an NC officer has been attacked and a suspect is currently on the loose.
Scott told reporters that one person in the car fled the traffic stop and one of the patrol officers gave chase. The chief said there was a "very violent encounter" between the officer and the person from the car.
Police are investigating the theft of an unknown number of weapons from a gun show at the Greensboro Coliseum.
Services have been scheduled for Keith Lamont Scott, the 43-year-old man who was shot and killed by Charlotte-Mecklenburg police.
The American Civil Liberties Union of Louisiana says a man has been unconstitutionally arrested in Lafayette on a charge of desecrating the American flag by setting one afire and tearing up another.
Police in North Carolina have made two arrests in connection with the shooting death of a police officer, although the main suspect remains at large.
Some towns in the Cape Fear are looking into the legality of the Adopt-A-Cop Program.
The State Law Enforcement Division is investigating a shootout in which North Charleston police officers killed a man who they say fired at them.
A small-town police chief in staunchly conservative South Carolina is trying to make history by becoming the first female sheriff in the state. And the first openly gay one, too.