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Police rule December shooting that killed 20-year-old Wilmington man accidental

Wilmington Police Department detectives have determined the shooting that killed a 20-year-old man last December was accidental.

Report: Overall crime is down in Wilmington, however violent crimes are up

Violent crimes are up in Wilmington, but the overall crime rate is the lowest it has been in nearly three decades. 

Columbus County creates plan to crack down on illegal dumping

The Columbus County Sheriff's Office is cracking down on illegal dumping after numerous community complaints. 

Caretaker accused of assaulting elderly Brunswick County man

A Belville woman is accused of assaulting an elderly man.

Wilmington PD: Man stabbed overnight in Forest Hills area

Wilmington police are investigating after a man was stabbed in the Forest Hills area overnight.

Two pedestrians hit, one killed during crash on US-17 in Brunswick County

One pedestrian was killed and another was injured during a hit-and-run on US-17 in Brunswick County late Friday night.

Car chase ends after driver collides with Bladen County sheriff’s deputy

The Bladen County Sheriff’s Office Vice and Narcotics Unit and the Community Impact Team (CIT) were in the Bladenboro area on Friday in response to community complaints of narcotics activity.

Two teens arrested in weekend shooting in Bladen County

Two teens have been charged in a weekend shooting in Bladen County. 

Habitual felon pleads guilty to multiple vehicle break-ins

A Wilmington man has pleaded guilty to breaking into multiple vehicles and stealing items, according to the New Hanover County District Attorney's Office.

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New Hanover County GOP chair talks future of Republican Party after Trump

Now that President Donald Trump has left office, what's in store for the future of the republican party?

UNCW political science professor reacts to Trump absence from inauguration

Glaringly absent from Wednesday's inauguration ceremony was former President Donald Trump.

Two protesters show support for Trump in Wilmington on inauguration day

A couple of people unhappy with the inauguration of Joe Biden took to the streets in Wilmington today.

New Hanover High eager to kick-off the 2021 soccer season

The high school soccer season is in full swing for teams in the Cape Fear. Public Schools are five days away from opening up their 2021 season on January 25th.