Wilmington Police Department
Man robbed outside downtown Wilmington business
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 10/17/2014 - 11:49am.

videoWilmington Police are investigating a robbery at a business downtown. A man says he was robbed on the street after leaving the Western Union office.

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Is Chief Evangelous dodging reporters?
Submitted by Chris Brown on Thu, 10/16/2014 - 9:42pm.

video Is the police chief dodging reporters? The chief wouldn't talk with us on camera again Thursday night. Spokeswoman Linda Rawley said the chief had an eye injury and didn't want to go on camera.

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Community policing in action tonight in Wilmington
Submitted by Chris Brown on Thu, 10/16/2014 - 9:22pm.

A community meeting tonight for folks to ask questions to officers in their community but did they get answers? For most the answer seemed to be yes.

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Police find shell casings at scene of two shootings overnight
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Thu, 10/16/2014 - 8:05am.

Police are investigating after they say ShotSpotter led them to two different places in Wilmington where shell casings were found early this morning.

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Surf City Police: 'Suspicious device destroyed, area safe'
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 10/14/2014 - 10:18pm.

videoOfficials with the Surf City Police Department investigated a bomb threat this afternoon; a bomb unit from Wilmington Police also assisted in the incident.

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NEW DETAILS: Delivery driver facing charges in fatal hit-and-run
Submitted by Sara Hopkins on Tue, 10/14/2014 - 4:59pm.

videoA man accused of a hit-and-run crash that left a Wilmington man dead over the weekend made his first court appearance today.

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WPD explains reasons for recent shootings
Submitted by Alyssa Rosenberg on Tue, 10/14/2014 - 4:24pm.

videoIt seems there has been an increase in gun violence in the Port City, and in recent weeks, ShotSpotter reports have shown several instances of homes and vehicles being shot.

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Man arrested for deadly hit and run
Submitted by Makenzi Henderson on Mon, 10/13/2014 - 9:43pm.

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.

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Victim: Bullets hit home, one goes through wall
Submitted by Elizabeth Bynum on Mon, 10/13/2014 - 4:05pm.

videoWith three shootings happening this past weekend alone, it seems like gun violence is back on the rise in the Port City.

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Evangelous pulls out of Savannah chief search
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 10/13/2014 - 3:55pm.

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.

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