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Silver Alert Issued for Winston-Salem Woman

By Staff The N.C. Center for Missing Persons has issued a Silver Alert for a missing endangered woman, Tamara Lynn Mallory. Citizens are asked to be on the lookout for Tamara Lynn Mallory, who is believed to be suffering from dementia or some other cognitive impairment. 47 year-old Ms. Tamara […]

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Police Arrest Shooter who Fired into Homes

By Staff Tuesday morning at approximately 1:08am, Officers with the WSPD responded to a house break-in progress at 1011 Betty Drive. According to the residents, the suspect forced open the front door armed with a firearm. The suspect then left the home after being confronted by the occupants. During this […]

by · July 3, 2015 · 0 comments · Police Blotter, Public Safety
Winston-Salem Police Officer Charged in Death of Motorist

Winston-Salem Police Officer Charged in Death of Motorist

By Staff   Following an investigation by the North Carolina highway Patrol, 47 year-old Winston-Salem police officer Sgt. John William Leone Jr. has been charged with misdemeanor death by vehicle. The wreck in question took place on May 13th 2015 at the intersection of Reynolda and Polo Roads. The collision […]

by · July 2, 2015 · 4 comments · Police Blotter, Public Safety
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Two in Winston-Salem Arrested for Helping Escaped Murderer

By Staff   According to the SBI, two people were arrested Wednesday, accused of aiding escaped murderer Kristopher McNeil elude police last weekend following his escape from Brown Creek prison. McNeil was captured Sunday near the Davidson/Forsyth County line. 30 year-old Shyla Daniel Ryder and 44 year-old Mazandra Yvette Spigner, […]

by · July 2, 2015 · 0 comments · Police Blotter, Public Safety
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Developing: Human Remains Found at Pfafftown Home

By Staff   As a result of a joint investigation between the Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office and the WSPD, along with the Forsyth County District Attorney’s Office, investigators have charged two Pfafftown residents after finding human remains in their back yard. During the course of a WSPD Missing Person investigation, […]

by · July 1, 2015 · 0 comments · Police Blotter, Public Safety
Suspect Shoots into Two Winston-Salem Houses

Suspect Shoots into Two Winston-Salem Houses

By Staff Tuesday morning at approximately 1:08am, Officers with the WSPD responded to a house break-in progress at 1011 Betty Drive. According to the residents, the suspect forced open the front door armed with a firearm. The suspect then left the home after being confronted by the occupants. Before he […]

by · June 30, 2015 · 0 comments · Police Blotter, Public Safety
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Man Shot and Beaten to Death on Pine View Drive

By Staff On sunday at approximately 6:35pm, patrol officers with the WSPD were dispatched to 5507 Pine View Drive on a reported shooting. Once on scene officers located 22 year-old Brian Braulio Castrellon in the driveway of the residence. Mr. Castrellon was pronounced dead at the scene. Evidence gathered by […]

by · June 29, 2015 · 0 comments · Police Blotter
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UPDATED: Escaped Murderer May be Headed to Winston-Salem

By Staff The Department of Public Safety and local law enforcement officers are searching for an inmate who escaped early Saturday morning from Brown Creek Minimum Unit. According to authorities, they believe he may have fled to Winston-Salem. 29 year-old inmate Kristopher McNeil (prisoner #081147) was discovered missing just after […]

by · June 28, 2015 · 1 comment · Police Blotter, Public Safety
Accident Forces Road Closure on S. Hawthorne Road

Accident Forces Road Closure on S. Hawthorne Road

By Staff Thursday morning at approximately 3:40am police responded to a passenger vehicle that struck a wooden utilitiy pole at the south curb-line of 1210 S. Hawthorne Road. The pole completely snapped into two separate pieces. This pole was supporting power lines in the area, causing the power lines to […]

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Wilkes County Deputy Shot on Duty – Authorities Corner & Kill Suspect

By Staff   On Monday morning at approximately 5:30am, Wilkes County deputies responded to a domestic violence call that would send two people, including a deputy, to area hospitals and would result in the death of 60 year-old James Monroe Barrett at the hands of authorities. The wounded deputy has […]

by · June 22, 2015 · 0 comments · Police Blotter, Public Safety