Ralph Evangelous
Police chief, residents react to Ferguson grand jury decision, riots
Submitted by Sara Hopkins on Tue, 11/25/2014 - 3:12pm.

videoThe reaction continues in the Port City following a grand jury's decision to not indict a police officer accused of shooting and killing an 18-year-old black teen in Ferguson, Missouri. The decision sparked a night of violence in the city, and that too has people talking.

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Chief Evangelous: 'We need 26 more officers'
Submitted by Sara Hopkins on Mon, 11/24/2014 - 4:39pm.

videoA study shows, and authorities agree, Wilmington need more police. Results from patrol staffing studies show WPD need more than two dozen officers in addition to the eight more they will have by July of 2015.

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Accused murderer speaks from jail
Submitted by Chris Brown on Thu, 10/23/2014 - 9:20pm.

videoDid Marokus Ballard kill Hisan Polk? That’s a question a jury will decide. “I’m not guilty of first degree murder,” said Ballard, “I am not.”

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Is Chief Evangelous dodging reporters?
Submitted by Chris Brown on Thu, 10/16/2014 - 9:42pm.

video Is the police chief dodging reporters? The chief wouldn't talk with us on camera again Thursday night. Spokeswoman Linda Rawley said the chief had an eye injury and didn't want to go on camera.

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Evangelous pulls out of Savannah chief search
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 10/13/2014 - 3:55pm.

videoRalph Evangelous will stay in Wilmington for the time being. A news release from the Wilmington Police Department late this afternoon says Chief Evangelous pulled out of the process to find a new chief in Savannah Friday.

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Evangelous interviews for Savannah chief
Submitted by Chris Brown on Wed, 09/24/2014 - 9:36pm.

videoWilmington Police Chief Ralph Evangelous was in Savannah, Ga., Wednesday interviewing for the job of top cop there. Evangelous is one of three contenders for the position. He told reporters in Savannah being an outsider was beneficial.

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Police talk use of force on council agenda
Submitted by Chris Brown on Tue, 09/16/2014 - 9:43pm.

videoWilmington Police Chief Ralph Evangelous talked use of force in front of city council tonight. The conversation was inspired by events in Ferguson, MO, where riots broke out after an unarmed black teenager was shot by a white police officer.

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Evangelous talks about possible new job
Submitted by Taylor Yakowenko on Tue, 09/16/2014 - 9:19pm.

videoAfter giving a presentation on the Police force Tuesday night at the City Council meeting we asked Police Chief Ralph Evangelous about his new job prospect.

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Evangelous finalist for Savannah chief
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 09/12/2014 - 1:51pm.

video Wilmington's police chief is up for a top job in another city. Ralph Evangelous is a finalist to be chief in Savannah, GA.

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Judge shuts down two local businesses
Submitted by Chris Brown on Mon, 08/25/2014 - 9:42pm.

videoTwo local businesses are shutting down and police say that's a step in the right direction. Good Times Lounge and The Chestnut Market both are shutting their doors. Police say Good Times Lounge on Dawson St. had a history of complaints and incidents involving weapons.

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