Police

24-hour police support event finishes
24 hours after it began a Pender County man wrapped up his day long remembrance of police. Farris Leonard decided Monday evening to sit out on the courthouse lawn in Burgaw to show his support for what the men and women in law enforcement do. Wed, 12/24/2014 - 3:49am
24-hour vigil to support police
In light of the weekend shooting that ended in the murders of two New York Police officers, one local man is literally standing up for the Cape Fear's police departments. Tue, 12/23/2014 - 3:28am
Police behavior subject of expected NC bill
Lawmakers and social justice activists say it's time the General Assembly discusses how to improve relations between police and citizens, particularly young black men. Mon, 12/15/2014 - 9:43pm
Dash Cam video released of chase and crash
New information on a high speed chase in Brunswick County that happened Monday afternoon. Southport Police released dash cam video of the chase and crash. Thu, 09/11/2014 - 4:00am
Police: Driver crashes into home
A driver crashed into a Wilmington home around 6:00 p.m. Thursday evening. The accident happened at the corner of Kerr and Martin Luther King. Fri, 09/05/2014 - 2:52am
Police give insight into Mayfaire standoff
On the heels of the ‘critical incident’ Tuesday evening questions arose about just what the police response entailed. We're getting an inside look into those crucial moments where one officer’s life was on the line. Fri, 06/27/2014 - 2:45am
Wilmington Police cruisers get new look approved
Wilmington police cruisers will be getting a new look. The decision was made at tonight’s City Council meeting but not without scaring up some controversy. Wed, 06/04/2014 - 3:13am
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
City Council protests stop for now
Supporters of pay increases for Wilmington Police and Firefighter employees have stopped demonstrating at Wilmington Council Meetings for now. Wed, 04/16/2014 - 3:37am
Burgaw man shot in confrontation, dog killed
A Burgaw man was shot Monday afternoon during a confrontation with his neighbor, Burgaw Police Chief Montrina Sutton said. Wed, 04/16/2014 - 1:24am