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Video of North Carolina K-9 training prompts investigation

Officials say an investigation of K-9 training is underway after video showed a North Carolina officer lifting a dog by a leash and slamming the animal into the side of a police vehicle.

Report: Bias ‘deeply entrenched’ in North Carolina police force

A study of a North Carolina police department found racial bias to be “deeply entrenched” with officers feeling comfortable making blatantly racist comments. The report on the Apex Police Department was released Thursday.

NC police thwart real-life Grinch during Shop-With-A-Cop

A suspected thief picked a bad time to go shoplifting at a Target Saturday morning, as Holly Springs Police were just arriving to meet with families for their annual Shop-With-A-Cop event.

Woman whose home was wrongly raided by police: ‘I feared for my life’

An investigation has been launched into a raid of a Chicago woman's apartment that resulted in armed police officers drawing their weapons and handcuffing an innocent woman in February 2019.

North Carolina police officer killed in shootout; man charged with murder

Detectives with the State Bureau of Investigation are investigating after a Mount Holly police officer was killed following a shooting early Friday involving a police officer in Belmont, authorities said.

North Carolina sheriff’s group recommends police reforms

A statewide sheriff’s group has issued recommendations for police reforms that include more training and banning choke holds in most situations.

Assault charged dropped for North Carolina police officer

A former North Carolina police officer who pleaded guilty to the 2017 beating of a Black pedestrian has had his charge dismissed after a year’s probation and a first of its kind program.

CAUGHT ON CAMERA: Officer rescues woman from burning car

A California police officer rescued a woman from a burning car.

GRAPHIC: North Carolina police officer assaulted trying to arrest man

A North Carolina police officer suffered facial injuries after he tried to arrest a man in response to a domestic call.

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‘I just remember hearing shot after shot:’ Ten Pin Alley shooting witness talks about frightening moments

The investigation continues into shots fired at a Wilmington bowling alley Friday night. And Wednesday, one anonymous witness spoke out about her terrifying experience.

Wilmington-based Bitty and Beau’s Coffee expands to two more states

 Bitty and Beau’s Coffee Shop has recently announced two more locations -- Bethlehem, PA and Auburn, AL.

Can you choose which COVID-19 vaccine you get? And other questions answered

Though vaccinations have been underway for a few months now, many still have questions about the process and the vaccines themselves.

Thousands give feedback to Wilmington PD about their pilot cruise lights program

The Wilmington Police Department says they have received thousands of responses to a survey about their "cruise light" pilot program.