Emergency Update

County offices and facilities are closed on Saturday, January 22.

Road conditions in the county remain icy, especially on bridges and overpasses, so residents are encouraged to stay home and off roads at this time. Visit EmergencyNHC.com for more information.

Click It or Ticket

As an active participant in the NC Governor’s Highway Safety Program, the New Hanover County Sheriff’s Office S.A.F.E. unit conducted a seatbelt enforcement operation for the Click It or Ticket campaign on May 27th, 2015. In partnership with the Wilmington Police Department traffic unit a total of 151 charges and 5 written warnings were issued at two locations, Market St. at Marsh Oaks Dr. and Carolina Beach Rd. at Northern Blvd.  Summary of charges are listed below.


111-seatbelt violations

2- Child Restraint Violations

2- Helmet law violations

4- Driving During Revocation

6- No Operator’s License/ Other License Violations

8- Expired Registration Violations

4- Safety Inspection Violations

4-Texting/ Distracted driving Violations

3- Red light/ Stop law violations

1-Drug violation

1- Speeding

5- Other Violations

5- Written Warnings







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