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3 weeks ago
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US appeals court restricts police use of stun guns

A federal appeals court says police should not use stun guns on people who are trying to evade custody but pose no safety risk to the officers or others.
WPD arrested Jennifer Frink of Leland on multiple charges in connection with an officer-related crash Friday night. (Photo: NHCSO)
1 month ago
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UPDATE: Charges made in officer-related crash

Wilmington Police say an officer was involved in a crash tonight at the intersection of Greenfield Street and South 16th Street.
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1 month ago
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US Toddler Takes Midnight Tour of Salzburg in Stocking Feet

Perhaps she was out looking for Santa.
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2 months ago
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4 NC officers on leave after man dies in police custody

Winston-Salem police say four officers are on administrative duty after a man who was subdued with pepper spray died in custody.
Surf City Police Department (Photo: Hannah Patrick/ WWAY)
2 months ago
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Surf City Police to give out blue lights to honor law enforcement

The Surf City Police Department will be giving out blue lights for residents this week to honor law enforcement for the holidays.
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2 months ago
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FBI, police investigating threat against Jewish school

Police and the FBI are looking for someone who issued a threat against people involved with a Jewish school in Greensboro.
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3 months ago
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Teenager charged after woman shot in eye with pellet gun

Authorities in Durham say a teenager faces malicious maiming and other charges after police say he shot a woman in the eye with a pellet gun.
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3 months ago
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Greensboro police end stops for minor traffic infractions

The Greensboro Police Department is trying to address racial disparities in arrests by ending traffic stops for lesser infractions such as broken headlights.
Filmmaker Quentin Tarantino has drawn the ire of police after comments he made about police brutality. (Photos: Gage Skidmore & Scott Davidson/MGN)
3 months ago
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Police union threatens ‘surprise’ for Quentin Tarantino

The executive director of the largest police union in the country has threatened a "surprise" for Quentin Tarantino after the director drew its ire for comments about police brutality.
New Hanover County leaders are hoping to keep more kids in class and less in trouble.
3 months ago
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Agreement signed about school safety procedures in New Hanover County

New Hanover County leaders are hoping to keep more kids in class and less in trouble. Officials signed an agreement to address school behavior when and where it happens instead of criminalizing that behavior.