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Kidder Street Shooting: Multiple people fired 20+ shots as partygoers celebrated birthday

The Wilmington Police Department has released more details on a shooting that left three people dead and four others hurt in early April.

Foot chase ends with man being arrested inside Wilmington gym

A man has been arrested after attempting to bite police officers and then leading them on a foot chase, according to authorities.

WPD honors officers for police week, Kidder St. survivor says ‘thank you’

Wilmington Police Department honored officers and civilians who have gone above and beyond at an awards ceremony on Tuesday.

Wilmington Police looking for missing teenage girl

If you see her, please call 911 immediately.

Police: Man beats, threatens to kill 91-year-old woman at Wilmington apartment

A man is accused of beating an elderly woman and threatening to kill her at a Wilmington apartment.

Missing Wilmington man man found dead, police say

The Wilmington Police Department reported a man missing earlier this week has been found dead.

Bystander describes Long Leaf Park shooting, law enforcement increases patrols

Little league baseball games resumed Thursday night at Long Leaf Park, 24 hours after a shooting sent parents and kids running in fear.

Wilmington trio busted in retail theft ring spanning across state lines, police say

Wilmington police say the department has arrested three people in connection to a retail theft ring with crimes spanning across two states.

‘It comes down to human relations’: WPD chief patrols on UTV, engages with community

Wilmington Police Chief Donny Williams spent the day on Wednesday connecting with his roots, patrolling like an officer, and connecting with the community along the way.

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Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office hosting career fair on Saturday

The Brunswick County Sheriff's Office is holding a career expo this weekend.

$9M settlement for 2 men wrongfully sent to death row

Lawyers representing two former North Carolina sheriff's deputies have agreed to a $9 million settlement with two half brothers who spent decades behind bars after being wrongfully convicted in the killing of an 11-year-old girl.

Videos show detail of death of inmate at South Carolina jail

In newly released video of the January death of a South Carolina inmate with a history of mental health issues, deputies are seen deploying stun guns repeatedly, kneeling on the man’s neck and back, before he stops moving.

Gov. Cooper lifts capacity & social distancing rules, and most mask mandates

North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper on Friday announced that the state is completely lifting all mandatory capacity, gathering limits and social distancing requirements, effective immediately.