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

Wilmington Police Department

Man arrested for deadly hit and run

READ MORE:
Wilmington Police have made an arrest in this weekend's fatal hit and run. Richard Pait, 24, of Bladenboro is booked in the New Hanover County jail on a $20,000 bond. Full story...
»

Victim: Bullets hit home, one goes through wall

READ MORE:
videoWith three shootings happening this past weekend alone, it seems like gun violence is back on the rise in the Port City. Full story...
»

Evangelous pulls out of Savannah chief search

READ MORE:
videoRalph Evangelous will stay in Wilmington for the time being. A news release from the Wilmington Police Department late this afternoon says Chief Evangelous pulled out of the process to find a new chief in Savannah Friday. Full story...
»

Pedestrian killed in hit-and-run crash identified

READ MORE:
Wilmington Police have released the name of a man killed in a hit-and-run crash last night. Full story...
»

Body found in Cape Fear River

READ MORE:
videoA body has been found at the Cape Fear River. Wilmington Police have not yet identified the victim. Full story...
»

Police looking for driver, car after pedestrian killed in hit-and-run crash

READ MORE:
videoA Wilmington man is dead after a hit-and-run crash tonight on Military Cutoff Road. Wilmington Police say the 58-year-old man was pushing a shopping cart across the 200 block of Military Cutoff Road at 8:39 p.m. when he was hit by a small, dark-colored sedan. Full story...
»

Another drive-by shooting at a home reported in Wilmington

READ MORE:
Police are looking for suspects in another drive-by shooting that hit an occupied home. Full story...
»

WPD and NHCSO searching woods following chase

READ MORE:
Several Wilmington officers and New Hanover deputies are searching a wooded area in Wilmington for evidence. Full story...
»

Search for man who jumped in Cape Fear River to resume in morning

READ MORE:
Witnesses say they saw a white man jumped into the river, and started to float up the river towards the Coast Guard Diligence before losing sight of him. Full story...
»

Police: Man solicits child on Facebook

READ MORE:
videoInvestigators said they've charged a man in connection with an online child solicitation investigation. Full story...
»

Wilmington man convicted of burning a child in his care

READ MORE:
A New Hanover County jury convicted a man for burning a child in his care Wednesday. Full story...
»

Police investigating after armed duo robs worker at Wilmington tire store

READ MORE:
videoWilmington Police are investigating after they say an armed duo robbed a worker at a Wilmington tire store before taking off over a fence behind the business. Full story...
»

UPDATE: Both drivers charged after crash takes out fire hydrant

READ MORE:
videoWilmington Police say alcohol was a factor in a traffic accident this afternoon that took out a fire hydrant. Full story...
»

Wilmington couple charged with lying about being hit by car

READ MORE:
videoA Wilmington man and woman have been arrested for insurance fraud after allegedly lying about their involvement in a traffic crash, the NC Department of Insurance says. Full story...
»

NEW DETAILS: Surveillance pictures released in store armed robbery

READ MORE:
videoWilmington Police need the community's help in identifying the suspects in a store armed robbery last month. Full story...
»