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Tuesday, January 19, 2021
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Authorities plead for help finding driver who hit New Hanover Co. deputy

It has now been almost two weeks since a deputy was struck and seriously injured while conducting a routine traffic stop on Carolina Beach Road. 

Several dozen car break-ins reported around Wilmington over past two weeks

Car break-ins have been on the rise over the past couple of weeks around New Hanover county. 

Sheriff’s office applying for grant to add on drug analyst

The New Hanover County Sheriff's Office may be looking to fill a new position soon that could help to shorten prison time for some criminals.

New Hanover County Sheriff’s Office searching for robbery suspect

The New Hanover County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help in identifying a suspect in an armed robbery early Sunday morning.

Contractor killed in chainsaw accident

According to Lt. Jerry Brewer from the New Hanover County Sheriff's Office, an out of state contractor died Saturday in a chainsaw accident. 

UPDATE: Students face assault charges for incident at Laney football game

Three area students will likely face assault charges for a fight Friday night that sent another student to the hospital.

New Hanover County Jail talks suicide watch procedures

After accused sex trafficker Jeffrey Epstein's apparent suicide in a New York jail cell, questions are being raised about what it means to be under suicide watch. In New Hanover County, there are a strict set of procedures the jail must follow.

How New Hanover County officials are constantly improving safety procedures

After a shooting at a Virginia Beach government building killed 12 people Friday, how are our own government officials staying safe?

New Hanover sheriff’s office adding new boat to fleet

Anyone who frequents the Masonboro Island Fourth of July bash has seen the sheriff’s office’s boat fleet -- hopefully from a distance. Next summer that fleet will have a new member, thanks to a federal grant.

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Dozens of area deputies travel to DC for inauguration security

As the inauguration is set to take place Wednesday, dozens of local law enforcement will be at the nation's capital to assist with security efforts.

Future of downtown confederate statue bases remain uncertain

More than half a year after confederate statues were taken down in Wilmington, their future, and that of the bases they were attached to, remain uncertain. 

Two NC lawmakers who contract COVID were on same hunting trip

Senate Rules Committee Chairman Bill Rabon of Brunswick County has tested positive for COVID-19, according to his office.

Portion of Wrightsville Ave. closed for emergency sewer repair

A portion of Wrightsville Avenue closed to traffic on Tuesday so crews could make an emergency sewer repair.