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New Hanover County names Linda Thompson as Chief Diversity and Equity Officer

New Hanover County announced today that Linda Thompson has been named the Chief Diversity and Equity Officer

Two injured in drive-by shooting on North 6 Street

Wilmington police responded to the 400 block of S. 6th St. in reference to a drive-by shooting on Saturday. 
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‘A phantom car crash’: WPD releases body cam footage from River Rd. car crash

Newly released video from April shows what happened from Wilmington Police's perspective the night a car crashed off River Road that belonged to a missing Wilmington couple.

Police, outside agency offering $6,000 reward for information on murder

The Wilmington Police Department is offering a $1,000 reward to anyone who can provide information that leads to the arrest of Edward Demorris Huckabee, who is wanted for the murder of 50-year-old Shawn Grady on May 18.

Wilmington Police investigating shooting near Target

Police say they are currently investigating a shooting on Hunters Trail near the Hunters Crossing Apartment complex in Wilmington.
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Wilmington City Council discusses COVID-19 budget impacts, drones for WPD

Besides discussing the coronavirus' impacts on the City of Wilmington's budget and extending the state of emergency through Friday, Wilmington City Council also heard from Interim Police Chief Donny Williams at a meeting Tuesday night, who requested coronavirus grant funds to purchase drones.
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Meet the new Wilmington Police unit hitting the streets to enforce Gov. Cooper’s Stay...

A new Wilmington Police unit is officially on patrol to make sure everyone is following Governor Roy Cooper's order to stay at home.
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Rachel Freeman Elementary comes together with WPD for teacher parade

It's another day of home schooling for kids, and another day full of teacher parades across the Cape Fear. This time the school had a little help from local law enforcement. 

Three charged after fatal motorcycle crash in Wilmington

Three motorcyclists were charged after a fatal crash left one person dead.

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