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WSPD Launches Innovative Internet Campaign to Find Resolution for Unsolved Homicides

By Staff   The Winston-Salem Police Department is hoping to bring new investigative leads in four unsolved homicides from 2014 with an innovative internet advertising campaign targeted at selected areas of Winston-Salem.  The core of the campaign consists of advertisements that will steer viewers to a 9-and-a-half-minute video posted on YouTube about the […]

by · March 5, 2015 · 0 comments · Notifications, Public Safety
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2nd Street & North Main Closed Due to Water Main Rupture

By Staff   According to the City of Winston-Salem, the recent extreme cold weather in our area caused an unusual amount of stress on the city’s water mains. A water main ruptured near the intersection of 2nd Street and North Main Street causing the intersection to have to be closed […]

by · March 2, 2015 · 0 comments · Notifications, Public Safety
UPDATED: I40 Closed West & East at Union Cross Bridge

UPDATED: I40 Closed West & East at Union Cross Bridge

By Staff The WSPD responded to a water leak at I40 at the Union Cross Bridge. It has been determined that a pipe burst and was leaking water. Both West bound lanes of I40 and one East Bound lane of I40 is closed at the Union Cross bridge. Motorists are […]

by · February 22, 2015 · 0 comments · Notifications, Public Safety
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Sheriff’s Office Warns Citizens of Jury Duty Scam

By Staff   The Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office has reportedly received several calls over the past two days refering to a scam where a caller attempts to have a victim send money to a location to “avoid incarceration”. Since Monday, February 16th, five separate incidents have occurred within Forsyth County […]

by · February 19, 2015 · 0 comments · Notifications, Public Safety
Road Closed Due to Sink-Hole

Road Closed Due to Sink-Hole

By Staff   According to the WSPD, the 2500 block of N. Patterson Ave. between E. 25th St. and E. 27th St. is closed due to a small sink hole. All traffic has been detoured to N. Glenn Ave. Motorists are encouraged to avoid this area and follow the posted […]

by · February 19, 2015 · 0 comments · Notifications, Public Safety
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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK – NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC

Issued By The National Weather Service, Raleigh/Durham     … WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING TO NOON EST WEDNESDAY… * LOCATIONS… WESTERN AND SOUTHERN PIEDMONT. * HAZARD TYPES… FREEZING RAIN AND A LITTLE SLEET. * ACCUMULATIONS… A LIGHT GLAZING IN THE NORTHWEST PIEDMONT… INCLUDING […]

by · January 13, 2015 · 0 comments · Notifications, Public Safety
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Silver Alert Issued for Missing High Point Man

by Staff   The N.C. Center for Missing Persons has issued a Silver Alert for a missing endangered man, Nathan Howard Huntley, who is believed to be suffering from dementia or some other cognitive impairment. Huntley is listed as a 26 year old black male with short hair and brown […]

by · December 10, 2014 · 0 comments · Notifications, Public Safety
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WSPD Press Conference: 10 Kids Killed in Vehicle Accidents in Eight Days

By Staff At a press conference Friday morning Winston-Salem’s police chief, Barry Rountree, joined officers from seven individual law enforcement agencies and Director Don Nail of the Governor’s Highway Safety program announced new traffic safety enforcement operations authorities will be using to address the recent spate of fatal vehicle accidents […]

by · December 5, 2014 · 0 comments · Notifications, Public Safety
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Police Holding “Stuff the Patrol Car” Toy Drive

By Staff The Winston-Salem Police Department is holding a “Stuff the Patrol Car” toy drive Dec. 6 – 11  to serve needy families in Winston-Salem. A police officer will be at the Oak Summit (Walmart) Shopping Center at 320 E. Hanes Mill Road from 10 a.m. to 2 pm Saturday, Dec. […]

by · November 25, 2014 · 0 comments · Notifications, Public Safety
Kernersville PD Looking for Citizen Help in Fatal Wreck Case

Kernersville PD Looking for Citizen Help in Fatal Wreck Case

By Staff   On Thursday November 6th, 2014 Officers with the Kernersville Police Department responded to the 800-Block of Old Winston Road in Kernersville on a reported single vehicle crash. A silver 2006 Ford Taurus left the road way and collided with a tree. As a result of the collision, […]

by · November 10, 2014 · 0 comments · Notifications, Public Safety