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Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Wed, 05/22/2013 - 10:45pm.READ MORE:
Add the New Hanover County Sheriff's Office to the list of local law enforcement agencies in the spotlight because of officer's alleged bad behavior. The actions of one deputy may have given the entire department a black eye. A disabled WWAY viewer claims a New Hanover County Sheriff's deputy intentionally blocked his handicapped spot in the parking lot of a Wilmington business. Full story...
Submitted by Makenzi Henderson on Wed, 05/15/2013 - 1:30pm.READ MORE:
Submitted by Brandon Taylor on Wed, 05/01/2013 - 4:00pm.READ MORE:
After nearly 30 years of service, today the New Hanover County Sheriff's Office honored one of its own. You might not recognize her name or her face, but coworkers say Sheriann Davis is the heart and soul of the Sheriff's Office. Full story...
Submitted by Jayne Dees on Mon, 04/29/2013 - 4:57pm.READ MORE:
A man charged with murder in a weekend shooting spent more than five years behind bars on a similar charge. Shannon Mitchell is charged with second-degree murder in the shooting death of Gilbert McClammy Saturday night. Full story...
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Sun, 04/28/2013 - 11:47am.READ MORE:
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 04/17/2013 - 4:19pm.READ MORE:
The depths of the sea and the bottom of big bodies of water are no longer a big problem for the New Hanover County Sheriff's Office. New technology used to search for a missing man in the Northeast Cape Fear River yesterday makes the job easier. Full story...
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 04/16/2013 - 4:07pm.READ MORE:
Search crews have found the body of a swimmer who went missing in the Northeast Cape Fear River near Castle Hayne this afternoon. Full story...
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 04/09/2013 - 10:21am.READ MORE:
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 04/05/2013 - 3:31pm.READ MORE:
A Wilmington man will spend 25 years in prison after admitting to federal drug and weapons charges. Earlier this year Leander Hands, 37, pleaded guilty to distribution of heroin and possession of a firearm among other crimes. Full story...
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 03/21/2013 - 9:08pm.READ MORE:
UNCW has reached a settlement with the family of a college student shot and killed by a New Hanover County Sheriff's deputy more than six years ago, according to a news release on the school's website. Full story...