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Two Wilmington police officers resign

Two Wilmington police officers resigned after their involvement in an off-duty incident early Saturday morning.

Wilmington Police introduce “Text a Tip” program

Wilmington Police have a new program they hope will encourage people to come forward with crime tips.

Downtown Wilmington police authority

On any given Friday or Saturday night you can see plenty of Wilmington police downtown. Now, one local organization is working to give those officers more authority.

New Hanover County Sheriff’s Department and the Wilmington Police Department join forces

The New Hanover County Sheriff’s Department and the Wilmington Police Department are joining forces to try and reduce gang violence in the area.

Woman killed in early-morning shooting

videoA 45-year-old woman is dead after an early-morning shooting in Wilmington's Creekwood Community.

Rewards offered in two Wilmington crimes

The WPD and the North Carolina Governor's Crime Commission are teaming up for a $10,000 reward for information leading to the conviction of the person who sexually assaulted and stabbed a 24-year-old woman.

Human bones found in Wilmington

Wilmington Police are investigating human skeletal remains found behind a business in the 3500 block of Carolina Beach Road Saturday afternoon. Investigators say passersby found the scattered remains that appear to be from two people.

WPD adding surveillance cameras downtown

Downtown Wilmington will soon be under a close watch. The Wilmington Police Department plans to install at least 20 surveillance cameras throughout the downtown area.

Wilmington detectives have lead in year-old murder case

It's been one year since Ronald Conyers Jr. was found dead in an alley near downtown Wilmington. His murder remains unsolved, but investigators say they are getting closer. That's news his mother Samantha Buchanon has been waiting for.

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President Donald Trump delivers remarks at Robeson County Fairgrounds

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Health department issues order banning church’s in-person events after COVID-19 outbreak

Mecklenburg County leaders have issued an order barring the church from holding in-person gatherings for the next two weeks.

Jerry Jeff Walker, Texas singer and songwriter, dies at 78

Walker died Friday of cancer after battling throat cancer and other health issues for several years.