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New Hanover County Sheriff's Office

Man wanted for murdering deputy kills himself

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videoWe have breaking news tonight about the search for a man wanted in the murder of a New Hanover County Sheriff's deputy. Full story...
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UPDATE: Anthony Bowen: suspect in Detention Officer murder

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videoNew Hanover County Sheriff's Deputies are following new leads in the murder of one of their own. Tarica Pulliam was shot several times near her aparment this morning. Investigators are looking for Anthony Bowen. Tarica Pulliam took out a restraining order on Bowen 3 months ago. In the documents we learn Bowen was physically abusing Pulliam and even threatened to kill her. Full story...
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Update - Detention officer shot, killed outside home

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videoNew Hanover County Sheriffs deputies are investigating an early-morning shooting involving a department colleague. Full story...
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Pit bull bites deputy, dog killed

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videoA dramatic twist to to a story WWAY first reported Wednesday night results in a deputy sent to a hospital and a dog shot dead. We showed you John Williams and his wife Sandra in dog court. Their pit bull "Joe" was in trouble for biting a deputy who lived down the street. The dog court committee ruled the Williams had to restrain and muzzle the dog. Full story...
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Police chase ends with two in custody

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An illegal drug investigation sparked a police chase through Wilmington Thursday afternoon. Full story...
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Sheriff's department settles with Strickland family

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videoThe New Hanover County Sheriff's Office has reached a settlement with the family of 18-year-old Peyton Strickland. The settlement includes a re-evaluation of the Sheriff's SERT Team and $2.45 million to the Strickland family. Full story...
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Deputies arrest "well connected" drug dealer

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videoA Wilmington Man is behind bars after New Hanover County Sheriff's deputies seized guns, drugs and cash from his car. Full story...
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Lil Wayne concert costs Sheriff's Department $65,000

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New Hanover County Sheriff Sid Causey says his department spent close to $65,000 to patrol New Hanover High's Brogden Hall last Sunday night. There was concern among some parents and school administrators the concert could provoke violence. The Department says it had 148 deputies working the event that was projected to have 4,600 attendees. Full story...
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Sheriff's Department earns 'best-dressed'

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Just call them the fashion police. The New Hanover County Sheriff's Department has just earned quite a distinction. Full story...
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WPD, Sheriff's office face off on basketball court

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Wilmington Police faced off against the New Hanover County Sheriff's Office on the basketball court. Full story...
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Authorities investigating deadly Ogden shooting

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New Hanover County deputies are investigating the death of a man found shot in his home late Thursday night. Deputies say someone broke into a house in the 2500 block of Bradfield Court near Gordon Road and shot 23-year-old Geoffrey Graham with a shotgun. Full story...
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K9 officer joins New Hanover County Sheriff's Office

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videoA new officer joins the force of the New Hanover County sheriff's office and he could take a bite out of crime. The new canine's job is to sniff out drugs in schools. Full story...
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Police, Sheriff's department reach mutual aid agreement

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There is a new mutual-aid agreement between the New Hanover County Sheriff's office and Wilmington Police. The relationship between the two agency has been strained in recent months. Now Chief Ralph Evangelous and Sheriff Sid Causey have made their first step towards working together. Full story...
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Injured deputy receives "Officer Down" fund

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Law enforcement officers gathered Friday to help a New Hanover County Sheriff's deputy who was badly injured in a motorcycle accident in May. Full story...
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