Law Enforcement
Law enforcement out to protect school children
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 08/26/2008 - 4:08pm.

With schools back in session, law enforcement officers are asking drivers to be extra careful on the road.

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Burgaw Police Chief resigns
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 08/21/2008 - 4:02pm.

After just a few months on the job, Burgaw's police chief is stepping down.

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Training for a terrorist attack in our area
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 08/19/2008 - 4:00pm.

Our area is home to a nuclear plant, and a major port. That makes it a potential target for terrorists, and that is why the Coast Guard has a plan, just in case.

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Sketch artist helps local law enforcement
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 08/13/2008 - 4:13pm.

videoWilmington police are using a few leads and a composite sketch to find the man responsible for a brutal downtown assault. The likeness may be the strongest clue detectives have to find the man who raped and stabbed a woman.

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Outside company taking over Oak Island sexual harrasment investigation
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 07/30/2008 - 4:10pm.

A Raleigh company is taking over the investigation into allegations of sexual harassment within the Oak Island Police Department.

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Thorpe suspended without pay, license revoked
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 07/24/2008 - 4:21pm.

There is more information tonight on the weekend arrest of Navassa Police Chief Ricky Thorpe.

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Oak Island PD sexual harassment accusations
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 07/24/2008 - 4:19pm.

videoFemale employees of the Oak Island Police department claim they were discriminated against and sexually harassed by their superiors.

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Wilmington Police partnering with ICE
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 07/24/2008 - 4:02pm.

videoWWAY has learned that it's now official; the Wilmington Police Department will team up with Immigration and Customs Enforcement, better known as ICE.

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Witnesses not cooperating with investigators
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 03/14/2008 - 3:38pm.

Since January police in Wilmington have investigated four murders. Out of the four three are still unsolved.

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