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UPDATE: Detectives Charge Student with Filing a False Report

Posted February 26, 2010 at 7:38 pm     Category: Uncategorized

  NEW HANOVER – Detectives are investigating the report of an alleged rape of a female student Wednesday. The incident allegedly happened in a school bathroom adjacent to the football … Read More »


NC Sheriffs’ Association Membership Drive Underway

Posted February 26, 2010 at 4:33 pm     Category: Uncategorized

NORTH CAROLINA – Responding to the increasing number of people wanting to assist law enforcement officials and build a stronger partnership in the fight against crime, Sheriff McMahon today announced … Read More »


Juvenile with Knives Taken Into Custody at Local School

Posted February 26, 2010 at 4:31 pm     Category: Uncategorized

WILMINGTON – Earlier today, school officials at D.C. Virgo Middle School encountered an intruder on their campus who had two knives in his possession. The principal approached the intruder who … Read More »


Narcotic Investigation, Foot Chase Nets 93 Bags of Heroin

Posted February 26, 2010 at 11:08 am     Category: Uncategorized

WILMINGTON – An undercover investigation led Detectives with the Sheriff’s Vice and Narcotics Division on a brief foot chase Thursday afternoon.  The chase, which occurred at Independence Mall, ended with … Read More »


UPDATE: Cause of Death Determined in Workplace Fatality

Posted February 26, 2010 at 10:03 am     Category: Uncategorized

MONKEY JUNCTION – At 10:35 a.m., New Hanover County Sheriff’s Deputies, along with Fire & EMS responded to Watson Portable Welding, located at 5679 Carolina Beach Road regarding a fatal … Read More »


Sheriff's Office: 3950 Juvenile Center Road • Castle Hayne, NC 28429 • Phone 910-798-4200 • Fax 910-798-4212