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Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 12/09/2013 - 10:43pm.READ MORE:
A former New Hanover County Sheriff’s Deputy is in jail under a $500,000 bond after a grand jury indicted him Monday. Jurors reviewed the results from an investigation conducted by N.C. State Bureau of Investigation regarding the misconduct of Lt. Joey LeBlanc. Full story...
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 12/06/2013 - 5:47pm.READ MORE:
New Hanover County Sheriff's deputies have ended a standoff with an armed man at a home off Castle Hayne Road. Deputies say it was the man's family who helped bring things to a quiet conclusion. Full story...
Submitted by Brandon Taylor on Wed, 12/04/2013 - 6:20pm.READ MORE:
New Hanover and Brunswick County Schools should soon get state money for more resource officers. It's part of $7 million legislators allocated in this year's state budget. Counties must match one dollar for every two from the state. Full story...
Submitted by Alyssa Rosenberg on Tue, 12/03/2013 - 5:26pm.READ MORE:
While many were giving thanks and spending quality time with family, a few bad apples were ruining the holiday cheer for some in New Hanover County. Full story...
Submitted by Brandon Taylor on Mon, 11/25/2013 - 6:07pm.READ MORE:
Highway Patrol and other law enforcement agencies across the state are targeting speeders and aggressive drivers this holiday. Officers are also focusing on increasing seat belt use during the busy holiday weekend and beyond. Full story...
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 11/20/2013 - 12:21pm.READ MORE:
This time, there appears to be an explanation for a boom that rattled downtown Wilmington and Leland this morning. No, it was not the mysterious Seneca guns phenomenon that often causes unexplained shaking around the region. Full story...
Submitted by Daniel Seamans on Mon, 11/18/2013 - 2:57pm.READ MORE:
New Hanover County Sheriff Ed McMahon told county commissioners this morning he has a new plan to fight crime. It involves a seven new positions, six deputies and one sergeant, who will work side-by-side with seven Wilmington Police officers in the city's public housing projects. Full story...
Submitted by WWAY on Sun, 11/17/2013 - 12:30am.READ MORE:
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 11/14/2013 - 2:15pm.READ MORE:
The New Hanover County Sheriff's Office at ATF say a six-week investigation led them to bust a man with more than 44 grams of raw heroin at a Wilmington apartment. Sheriff's Office spokesman Sgt. Jerry Brewer says in a news release the investigation centered around Vincent Bruce Jackson transporting heroin from neighboring states to New Hanover County. Full story...
Submitted by Brandon Taylor on Tue, 11/12/2013 - 6:33pm.READ MORE:
North Carolina NAACP President Rev. William Barber says he believes street justice is overtaking courtroom justice in Wilmington. Now the civil rights group is calling for change. Full story...