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Leland Police Department

FIRST ON 3 UPDATE: Dashcam captures incident between Leland, Navassa officers

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video New details on the traffic stop that ended with a Leland Police officer's resignation last month. We now have the dashcam video that paints a clearer picture. "Just remember: once you leave your jurisdiction you are just a normal citizen," Sgt. Anthony Nathan is heard telling a Navassa officer on the video. Full story...
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Leland officer quits after incident involving Navassa officer

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video A Leland Police officer has resigned after an altercation with an officer from a neighboring department. Full story...
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WPD cruiser involved in crash in Leland

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A Wilmington Police car was involved in an accident this morning in Brunswick County. Leland Police say it happened just after 8 a.m. on Village Road. Full story...
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Robbers get nothing after holding up Leland diner owner

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video A Leland restaurant owner was held up at gunpoint last night, but the crooks got away with nothing, police say. Full story...
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Police: Statutory rape suspect made advances toward teen victim

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videoLeland Police have provided more details on an investigation that led to a woman being charged with statutory rape of a teenaged boy. Detectives arrested Hannah Whitlock Friday and charged her with statutory rape/sex offense of a victim over the age of 6. Full story...
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Leland woman charged with rape of 14-year-old boy

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videoA 29-year-old Brunswick County woman has been arrested for statutory rape. According to a warrant, Leland Police charged Hannah Whitlock of S. Navassa Rd., Friday for the rape of a 14-year-old boy. Full story...
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Leland Police need help in identifying suspect

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video The Leland Police Department needs the public's assistance in identifying a suspect. Full story...
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Drivers called 911 to report Leland officer cited for DWI

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videoA Leland Police officer is off the streets after he was cited for DWI over the weekend, but the town says there might be more to the story. Full story...
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Man indicted for allegedly attacking Leland officer

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videoA man Leland Police say beat up an officer during a field sobriety test in July has been indicted. Full story...
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Leland Pizza Hut robbed at gunpoint

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videoLeland Police are looking for a man they say robbed a restaurant at gunpoint. Early this morning police responded to an armed robbery at the Pizza Hut at 112 Village Road. Full story...
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FIRST ON 3 UPDATE: Man files federal lawsuit against Leland, former cops

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videoA man Leland Police arrested during a June 2011 domestic situation has filed a federal lawsuit against the town and the two former police officers involved in the incident. Full story...
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Leland officer suspended for arresting video-recording teen

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A Leland Police Department officer was suspended for 28 days without pay after arresting a teenager who was video-recording another arrest. Full story...
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DA: Officers were justified in June checkpoint shooting

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videoBrunswick County's district attorney says officers were justified in using lethal force when they shot at a vehicle that tried to leave a DWI checkpoint in Leland in June. Full story...
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Man behind bars after reportedly robbing employer

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videoA Wilmington man is behind bars after police say he kidnapped, assaulted, and robbed his employer over a paycheck. Police say John Gatewood wasn't happy with the amount of money he earned from Manale Landscaping after a job in Leland. Full story...
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FIRST ON 3: Leland Police officer beaten during field sobriety test

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videoA Leland Police officer was beat up Thursday night while trying to give a field sobriety test. Warrants show Officer J. Keel possibly has a fractured elbow and needed stitches for cuts on his head and arm. Full story...
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