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Men use drive-thru for robbery

Wilmington Police are searching for the men who robbed a fast food restaurant over the weekend using the drive-thru window.

Anonymous tip leads to drug bust

Another anonymous tip led Wilmington vice and narcotics detectives to make another drug bust over the weekend.

Wilmington Police search for purse snatchers

The victim says a man approached her in the shampoo aisle of a store and started a conversation with her. She stepped a few feet away from her cart, and when she stepped back, her purse was gone.

WFD dive team helps WPD search

The fire department says the dive team often helps law enforcement conduct searches for evidence.

Trailblazing police officer leaving the beat

Ofc. Verna Atwood is the first African-American woman to reach full retirement as a Wilmington police officer.

WPD search for elevator vandals

A surveillance camera in the elevator caught them in the act. Police say the men might have assaulted two other men in a stairwell that night.

Drill lets cops, teachers practice school safety

videoDeputies, officers and school faculty spent at least five hours learning how to react when a gunman enters the building and starts shooting.

Head Start worker faces child sex charge

Wilmington Police tell WWAY 50-year-old Johnie Lewis, Jr. has worked for Head Start for 27 years.

Body identified as missing man

45-year-old Royal Avery Cannon walked away from New Hanover County Medical Center in mid-January.

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