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2nd Largest Heroin Bust in NHSO History

Posted October 29, 2014 at 12:25 pm     Category: Uncategorized

       On October 28, 2014, the New Hanover County Vice/Narcotics Unit concluded a three month investigation into a heroin trafficking ring providing a substantial amount of heroin to the … Read More »


NHSO K-9 Unit Places 3rd in National Trials

Posted October 27, 2014 at 2:21 pm     Category: Uncategorized

              The New Hanover County Sheriff’s Office K-9 Unit competed in the United States Police K-9 Association 2014 National Police Dog Trials held in Wilson, NC. The trials were … Read More »


Crisis Intervention Team Graduation

Posted October 17, 2014 at 12:38 pm     Category: Uncategorized

NHSO Warns Against Fraud

Posted October 1, 2014 at 10:31 am     Category: Uncategorized

NHSO Warns Against Fraud               The New Hanover County Sheriff’s Office is currently investigating possible fraud.  Sheriff McMahon was informed by a citizen in regards to a man who … Read More »


Arrest has been made in the Alton Corey Vann Murder

Posted September 15, 2014 at 2:52 pm     Category: Uncategorized

NEW HANOVER – On Thursday, January 29, 2009 just after 12:30 a.m., Deputies responded to a rural area of River Road to find the body of 22-year old Alton Corey … Read More »


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