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Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 08/30/2013 - 2:20pm.READ MORE:
Wrightsville Beach has released videos that show what happened inside its police station Nov. 8, 2011, that has led a town alderman's son to file a federal lawsuit against the town and two police officers. Full story...
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Thu, 08/29/2013 - 3:54pm.READ MORE:
Wrightsville Beach town leaders still have not released a video that the son of a town alderman says shows two police officers assaulting him in 2011. But the town is releasing information about the officers. Full story...
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Wed, 08/28/2013 - 3:53pm.READ MORE:
As we told you last night Wrightsville Beach and two of its police officers face a federal lawsuit for allegedly violating the civil rights of a town alderman's son. Today we hoped to get a look at what happened, but the town said no. Full story...
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Tue, 08/27/2013 - 4:33pm.READ MORE:
In 2011 Darryl Mills was elected to be an alderman in Wrightsville Beach. Just a few hours later his son Adam was stopped by Wrightsville Beach Police and charged with DWI. That stop now has the town in federal court facing allegations of civil rights violations. Full story...
Submitted by Makenzi Henderson on Mon, 08/12/2013 - 3:47pm.READ MORE:
Wrightsville Beach Police charged a man with second-degree rape, assault by strangulation and assault on a female. Police say Paul Allen Smithey, 30, attacked a woman around 1:30 a.m. yesterday on the beach. Full story...
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Fri, 03/22/2013 - 6:31am.READ MORE:
A man who pulled a knife on an off-duty officer at a bar and sent another to the hospital early Friday faces assault charges. Wilmington police say it all started when Rochi Kevin Sutton began groping girls in the bar. Full story...
Submitted by Cacky Catlett on Tue, 02/12/2013 - 5:30pm.READ MORE:
Wrightsville Beach police are turning to technology to target criminals. Officers are equipped with personal body cameras and automated license plate recognition systems, looking for anyone who may be breaking the law. But is it all too extreme for a small beach town? Full story...
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 07/17/2012 - 4:26pm.READ MORE:
A Wrightsville Beach Police officer is off the job. He quit this morning four days after being arrested for allegedly drinking and driving. Full story...
Submitted by Ramon Herrera on Wed, 02/22/2012 - 5:54pm.READ MORE:
A day after details were released in the investigation of three Wrightsville Beach Police officers, citizens are coming forward with their own allegations of police misconduct. Full story...
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Thu, 02/02/2012 - 10:20pm.READ MORE:
We told you this week that investigations into three Wrightsville Beach Police officers have led to them being placed on administrative leave. Thursday the Board of Aldermen held a special meeting and went into closed session to discuss the personnel matter. We spoke with Police Chief Daniel House afterwards about the progression of the investigations and the next step in dealing with the officers. Full story...
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 08/17/2011 - 5:01pm.READ MORE: