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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
TRAFFIC ALERT- Repairs Scheduled for Silas Creek Parkway Sinkhole

TRAFFIC ALERT- Repairs Scheduled for Silas Creek Parkway Sinkhole

By Staff     FLASH:   The eastbound lanes of Silas Creek Parkway between Hanes Mall Boulevard and Bolton Street will be closed overnights from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. Wednesday through Friday, Oct. 29-31, to repair a broken sewer line that opened a sinkhole in the center lane. Repairs […]

by · October 27, 2014 · 0 comments · Notifications, Public Safety
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Cancelled: Silver Alert Issued for Missing Man from Thomasville

by staff   The N.C. Center for Missing Persons has issued a Silver Alert for a missing endangered man, Harold Dean Luther, who is believed to be suffering from dementia or some other cognitive impairment.   Luther is listed as an 80 year old white male, who is 5′ 11″ […]

by · October 10, 2014 · 0 comments · Notifications, Public Safety, Uncategorized
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Highway Patrol Safe Kids NC and DEA Partner in Prescription Drug Take-Back Day

By Staff On Saturday the North Carolina State Highway Patrol, in partnership with Safe Kids NC, the United States Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA), Operation Medicine Drop, and allied law enforcement agencies across the state, will participate in the National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day. The event is scheduled from 10:00 am […]

by · September 27, 2014 · 1 comment · Notifications, Public Safety
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NC Attorney General’s Office Warns of Kidnapping Scam

By Staff   In a press release sent out Tuesday, the North Carolina Attorney General’s office warned citizens about a reported scam in which callers claim to have kidnapped a child in order to con people out of cash. Citizens in the Triad region reported the scam to North Carolina […]

by · September 24, 2014 · 0 comments · Notifications, Public Safety
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“Trust Talk” Forum to Discuss Law Enforcement Procedures Tonight

By Staff The Human Relations Commission will hold the latest “Trust Talk” community forum on Tuesday, Sept. 16, to allow citizens and law enforcement representatives to discuss law enforcement safety procedures and practices. The forum will be held from 6 to 7:30pm in the Council Chamber on the second floor […]

by · September 16, 2014 · 0 comments · Notifications, Public Safety
Back to School: Transportation Safety Tips For All Motorists and Pedestrians

Back to School: Transportation Safety Tips For All Motorists and Pedestrians

By Staff Schools operating on traditional calendars began Monday with more than one million students attending North Carolina’s public schools. Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools have about 54,000 students attending the 81 schools in the district. While school is in session, there are additional concerns for motorists and pedestrians due to the […]

by · August 25, 2014 · 0 comments · Notifications, Public Safety
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Patrol Officer Michael P Moore to Receive WSPD Medal of Valor

By Staff Chief Barry Rountree will present the Winston-Salem Police Department’s Medal of Valor to Police Officer Michael P. Moore on Thursday, August 21st at 9pm during a ceremony at the Public Safety Center Auditorium. The Medal of Valor is presented to officers who performed in a manner that far […]

by · August 21, 2014 · 1 comment · Notifications, Public Safety
WSPD Warns Citizens About Robberies Set Up on Craigslist & Social Media

WSPD Warns Citizens About Robberies Set Up on Craigslist & Social Media

By Staff In a press release Tuesday, the WSPD warned citizens that several robberies have taken place recently during real-world meetings that have begun on Craigslist and other social networking sites. According to authorities the crime usually occurs during the actual meeting between the buyer/seller. The Winston-Salem Police Department strongly […]

by · August 19, 2014 · 0 comments · Notifications, Public Safety