5 days ago
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Wilmington Police officer gets FBI Task Force award

WPD officer has been given a big award for his work with the FBI. Corporal T.J. Waddell received the FBI Wilmington Task Force Officer of the Year award.
1 month ago
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WPD employees honored at pinning ceremony, several promoted

Wilmington Police take time to honor one of their own and those who went above and beyond the call of duty. They were honored at Wilmington City Hall.
1 month ago
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WPD plans to step up protection following acts of terror

Wilmington Police are rethinking security after the latest terrorist attack in New York.
2 months ago
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Operation Tourniquet: Six arrested for drug, gun charges

An undercover operation has led to six arrests in Wilmington for multiple drug and firearm charges including the intent to sell crack, heroin and fentanyl.
3 months ago
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Report: Wilmington crime numbers down, violent crime rate drops 16%

The latest FBI Crime Report is out and Wilmington’s overall crime totals and rates for 2016 improved over the previous year.
4 months ago
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WPD: Chief speaks frustrations after 70 car break-ins in 2 weeks

Wilmington Police have a message for you, lock your car! After dozens of break-ins, more and more stolen guns are now on city streets.
Cape Fear Serpentarium
5 months ago
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WPD: Most crime down, but homicides up for first half of 2017

Historically low. That's what Wilmington Police Chief Ralph Evangelous is calling Wilmington crime statistics so far this year, but domestic violence murders are on the rise.
Ralph Evangelous signing off on LEAD
7 months ago
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Local agencies take the lead against opioids

Wilmington police, the District Attorney's office and agencies that work with overcoming addictions, signed a joint memorandum to implement a new program.
Ralph Evangelous
8 months ago
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Police chief talks gun violence, plans to attack gang activity

Wilmington Police Chief Ralph Evangelous spoke with League of Women Voters of the Lower Cape Fear today about gun violence, crime and gun safety.
9 months ago
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Attorney General Josh Stein holds opioid roundtable

The opioid epidemic in Wilmington has captured the attention of state law makers. Today some powerful people came together to bring about change.