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Submitted by Chris Phillips on Fri, 11/01/2013 - 8:10pm.READ MORE:
At a news conference today we asked Sheriff Ed McMahon what he would say to those who think the deputies should not have shot Brandon Smith. Full story...
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 11/01/2013 - 6:41pm.READ MORE:
The District Attorney says a shooting that killed the suspect accused of shooting a New Hanover County Sheriff's deputy last month was a reasonable use of deadly force. District Attorney Ben David said the officers were "absolutely justified in taking Brandon Smith's life." Full story...
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 11/01/2013 - 3:15pm.READ MORE:
A New Hanover County Sheriff's deputy has been fired after allegedly trying to use his Taser on a utility worker. The Sheriff's Office says Reed Roberts was at his home in Pender County yesterday waiting for a technician to restore power to his home. Full story...
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 11/01/2013 - 1:43pm.READ MORE:
A man who led multiple law enforcement agencies on a car chase during a DWI checkpoint early this morning faces several assault charges after investigators say he intentionally hit a deputy's car twice. They say it started at a roadblock set up at the corner of 15th and Market streets around 1:30 a.m. Full story...
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 10/31/2013 - 4:05pm.READ MORE:
Wilmington Police are investigating an incident involving two juveniles and a gun near New Hanover High School this afternoon. Full story...
Submitted by WWAY on Sun, 10/27/2013 - 10:39pm.READ MORE:
On the same night Wilmington Police launched a joint patrol effort with New Hanover County Sheriff's deputies to combat the city's gang problem, officers wound up in a shoot-out after the latest late-night restaurant robbery. When it was over, two suspects were dead and a third was in the hospital. Full story...
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 10/25/2013 - 3:39pm.READ MORE:
A New Hanover County Sheriff's deputy has quit after being charged with DWI. The Sheriff's Office says the Brunswick County Sheriff's Office charged Rudolph Howell for DWI Thursday night during a checking station on US 17. Full story...
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 10/25/2013 - 2:53pm.READ MORE:
Nearly two weeks after Wilmington's police chief and the New Hanover County Sheriff announced a joint enforcement plan, officers and deputies hit the streets together Friday night. Full story...
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Mon, 10/21/2013 - 9:37am.READ MORE:
A man is charged with breaking and entering after New Hanover County Sheriff's deputies say they found him in the pharmacy at the Harris Teeter at 5920 Carolina Beach Road. Full story...