Attorney General
AG Cooper to counties: Get ready for gay marriage
Submitted by Makenzi Henderson on Tue, 10/07/2014 - 7:58pm.

North Carolina's top lawyer has advised local officials to prepare for an influx of same-sex couples seeking marriage certificates following a federal judge's ruling expected within days. Attorney General Roy Cooper said Tuesday that county registers of deeds should expect a ruling from the federal judge striking down the state's ban on same-sex marriages "relatively soon."

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Will Roy Cooper run for Governor?
Submitted by Chris Brown on Wed, 05/21/2014 - 9:22pm.

videoAttorney General Roy Cooper knows he has a job to do and running for Governor isn't it. “It’s too early for me to make an official announcement,” Cooper said, “I am making plans though because I am deeply concerned about the direction of our state.”

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Formal complaint filed against Wilmington Housing Authority
Submitted by Christina Anthony on Mon, 12/16/2013 - 10:16pm.

A formal complaint was filed with Attorney General Roy Cooper's office Monday against the Wilmington Housing Authority regarding lack of access to public records.

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AG wins orders against loan mod scams in Charlotte and Wilmington
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 09/19/2013 - 9:34am.

videoTwo companies that charged homeowners illegal fees for help lowering mortgage payments and avoiding foreclosure are now barred from those practices and must pay refunds, Attorney General Roy Cooper said today.

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Hearing Thursday in sweepstakes raid lawsuit
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Mon, 08/26/2013 - 10:43am.

videoAn evidentiary hearing will be held Thursday as A Wilmington sweepstakes parlor raided last month by New Hanover County Sheriff's deputies tries to reopen its doors.

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UPDATE: DA will get SBI probe of WPD
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 07/24/2013 - 9:02am.

videoNew Hanover County District Attorney should soon get the results of a SBI investigation into the Wilmington Police Department and the way officers handled of a botched prostitution sting last year.

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ONLY ON 3: Apartment tenants upset about conditions during renovations
Submitted by Makenzi Henderson on Mon, 06/24/2013 - 4:33pm.

videoSome tenants at a Wilmington apartment complex are not happy. They say recent renovations there made it impossible to live, but managers say they tried to make up for the inconvenience any way they could.

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Attorney General warns of 'sweetheart scams'
Submitted by Cacky Catlett on Wed, 02/13/2013 - 3:37pm.

videoLove is easier to find than ever, with online dating sites and social media. But the Attorney General's Office warns some cupids are aiming straight for your bank account.

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AG takes aim at foreclosure fraudsters in Wilmington and Charlotte
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 09/24/2012 - 10:31am.

video Three North Carolina companies that claim to help people win lower mortgage payments and save their homes from foreclosures are instead ripping off homeowners and must be shut down, Attorney General Roy Cooper said Monday.

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ONLY ON 3: SBI done with Leland PD probe
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Tue, 08/07/2012 - 10:59pm.

The SBI is done with its investigation into the Leland Police Department, but the results have not been finalized.

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