make WWAY your homepage  Become a fan on facebook  Follow us on twitter  Receive RSS Newsfeeds  MEMBERS: Register | Login

New Hanover County Sheriff's Office

Local school safety concerns rise again after Pennsylvania stabbings

READ MORE:
videoThe recent violence in Murrysville, Pennsylvania is once again raising some questions about local student safety. New Hanover County deputy superintendent Rick Holliday says, "It makes us go back and reexamine what we're doing." Full story...
»

UPDATE: Police investigating after man is shot three times

READ MORE:
videoPolice are investigating after they say a man was shot three times near Greenfield Lake last night. When officers got to the scene, they found Gregory Nixon, 25, with three gunshot wounds. Full story...
»

Deputies bust man for allegedly selling heroin out of home in Creekwood

READ MORE:
videoNew Hanover County Sheriff's deputies arrested a man they say was selling heroin out of a home in Creekwood. Full story...
»

Former deputy guilty of tasing utility worker

READ MORE:
videoA former New Hanover County Sheriff's deputy accused of tasing a utility worker took the stand in his own defense in Burgaw this afternoon. It was not enough, though, as a judge found Reed Roberts guilty of simple assault. Full story...
»

Man, woman arrested for heroin in Creekwood

READ MORE:
videoA three-month heroin trafficking investigation by the New Hanover County Sheriff's Office and AFT has landed a man and a woman in jail. Full story...
»

New details on PGA Tour event coming to Wilmington in 2017

READ MORE:
videoWhere will everyone park at the 2017 Wells Fargo Championship when it comes to Wilmington? After all, thousands will be doing it at Eagle Point the first week of May in three more years. "I don't think we're going to have a traffic problem during the tournament," Eagle Point Golf Club President Bobby Long said. Full story...
»

Law enforcement looking for ways to make up ABC funding cut for downtown task force

READ MORE:
videoAs expected, the New Hanover County ABC Board will pull back its funding to Wilmington's Downtown Task Force. The phasing out will happen gradually over the next few years. So what does this mean for your safety, and what does law enforcement think? Full story...
»

Man faces first-degree murder charge in overnight shooting

READ MORE:
videoA judge denied bond for murder suspect during a first court appearance this morning. Demarius Quandreis Kelly, 20, faces a charge of first-degree murder in the shooting death of Harry Dewayne Eason, 19. Full story...
»

Bars, Police prepare for St. Patrick’s Day

READ MORE:
video It’s St. Patrick’s Day weekend and thousands across southeastern North Carolina are flocking to their favorite watering hole for some green beer, but if you plan on drinking you might want to consider calling a cab. Full story...
»