Alcohol Law Enforcement
Owner of raided building denies nightclub allegations
Submitted by Alyssa Rosenberg on Mon, 05/19/2014 - 4:36pm.

videoInvestigators say a building raided by five agencies this weekend is a "makeshift nightclub," but the owner says the building is just a place for friends and family to gather.

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NC agencies to launch summer lifesaving campaign
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 05/19/2014 - 7:22am.

videoThree North Carolina agencies are joining together in a campaign to keep people safe this summer. The Highway Patrol, the Wildlife Resources Commission and the Alcohol Law Enforcement Division are announcing an effort on Monday that will focus on roadways and the water.

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ALE, Bladen Sheriff arrest eight on drug trafficking charges
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 02/07/2014 - 11:44am.

During the past month, the Department of Public Safety's Alcohol Law Enforcement section has arrested and charged eight people with drug trafficking, larceny, forgery and other crimes following a year-long, multi-county criminal investigation. More charges are pending.

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Judge: Firing of former ALE director was political
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 12/31/2013 - 5:30pm.

An administrative law judge says the administration of Republican Gov. Pat McCrory fired the former Alcohol Law Enforcement director because he's a Democrat.

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Raid on Wilmington club results in several charges
Submitted by Alyssa Rosenberg on Sun, 12/22/2013 - 10:25am.

videoAn early morning raid by Wilmington Police and ALE resulted in 20 people detained, and two people with numerous charged.

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ALE renewing enforcement of bar memberships
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Mon, 12/02/2013 - 11:17pm.

Thanks to renewed enforcement of a state alcohol law you might not be able to get a drink, regardless of your age, if you’re not a card carrying member of that establishment.

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Police shut down illegal bar in Wilmington
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 07/26/2013 - 11:32am.

videoWilmington Police say they helped bust an illegal bar overnight. WPD and Alcohol Law Enforcement served a search warrant at 510 S. 14th St. last night after getting numerous complaints from neighbors.

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NC Wildlife patrols waters on holiday weekend
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Sat, 07/06/2013 - 9:21pm.

videoNorth Carolina Wildlife, along with Alcohol Law Enforcement and Highway Patrol combed New Hanover County's waters and streets Saturday as part of the "On the Roads, On the Water" campaign.

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Teacher still on job after drug charge
Submitted by Jayne Dees on Tue, 05/28/2013 - 3:18pm.

video A New Hanover High School teacher arrested last week on drug charges is still on the job. A school district spokeswoman says the district says it is investigating Catherine Entrocaso after an Alcohol Law Enforcement agents arrested her for possession of schedule II narcotics.

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ALE director wants to be field agent again
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 12/28/2012 - 7:10am.

videoThe director of the NC Division of Alcohol Law Enforcement has asked for a demotion ahead of the incoming Republican administration.

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