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Welcome to Winston Salem Crime, a free service for the people of Winston-Salem. This site, designed and developed by Hypothesis, allows you to search for and map reports of crimes.

Our functionality allows you to search for reported crime occurring within a specified distance from a location. You can narrow the results by crime category, specific crime, and date range.

Reporting crimes from August 28, 2006 to July 28, 2014


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Disclaimer: This site is not affiliated with the Winston-Salem Police Department. This site uses data of reported crime from the WSPD.
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U.S., EU hit Russia with more sanctions
Russia became more isolated Tuesday than it has been at any time since the end of the Cold War after new, hard-hitting sanctions were announced by the European Union and the United States, U.S. officials said. U.S. President Barack Obama said the meas...
NC AG: Scam involved nude photos, broken church windows
North Carolina authorities say a South Carolina man posed as a Charlotte pastor and a State Bureau of Investigation agent to scam people out of money in a scheme involving nude pictures and supposedly broken church windows.
2 charged with arson in Walkertown building, brush fires
Two people were arrested on arson-related charges following a string of building and brush fires over four days in Walkertown.
Images: Suspects wanted in W-S hotel robberies
Winston-Salem police are looking for suspects in connection with two robberies and an attempted robbery at different city Quality Inn hotels over a 3-day span.
W-S apartment fire ruled arson; woman arrested
A Winston-Salem woman was arrested on suspicion of setting a fire at her own apartment complex late Monday. A firefighter was among three people injured, and nine people were displaced.
Latest NC budget deal keeps teacher raise, teaching assistants
North Carolina House and Senate Republicans have unveiled the details of a budget that gives teachers an average 7 percent raise, preserves teacher assistant positions and makes a 1 percent cut to the Medicaid reimbursement rate for health care providers.
4 arrested in NC for shoplifting $4K in merchandise
Police in Wilmington have arrested four people who they say went on a shoplifting spree and took $4,500 in merchandise from a variety of stores.
Meat prices on the rise
The price of meat is rising nationwide. From chicken to beef to pork, customers may be finding they're paying more , even in Winston Salem.
Ft. Bragg soldier dies in pedestrian accident
Fayetteville police say a Fort Bragg soldier is dead after he was struck by a vehicle as he tried to cross a local street.
Gay marriage supporters push for quick NC ruling
Lawyers challenging North Carolina's same-sex marriage ban say they will press for quick legal action after a federal appeals court found a similar law in Virginia is unconstitutional.