Sample Crime Map

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 January 19, 2018

Search

Begin your search for reported crimes now on the search page.

Browse

Browse the list of reported crimes.

View

The most recent reports of crime:
Disclaimer: This site is not affiliated with the Winston-Salem Police Department. This site uses data of reported crime from the WSPD.
Hypothesis Web Design

Local News

Biracial boy allegedly hanged by group of teens gets big birthday surprise

Last month, Quincy's family said a group of teenagers nearly hanged him in what they're calling a racially motivated crime.

Suspected drunk driver going wrong way down New Mexico interstate

Dash cam video shows officer slamming truck into concrete barrier to get it to stop driving wrong way.

'He's an angel for us': Man in UK helps save boy’s life with cheek swab

With a cheek swab, Swanand Patwardhan became a hero.

5 gross things that happen when you don't change your toothbrush

When was the last time you switched your toothbrush out?

Officers say body found in Winston-Salem belonged to 40-year-old man

Officers say body found in Winston-Salem belonged to 40-year-old man

Police say the suspect turned himself in

A man accused of murdering a woman in Winston-Salem turned himself in.

Stop feeling guilty for sleeping in on Saturdays

A Swedish study found that getting extra shut-eye on the weekend could sometimes be beneficial to one's health.

Silver Alert issued for missing Winston-Salem 18-year-old
The Winston-Salem Police Department has issued a Silver Alert for an 18-year-old young woman who suffers from cognitive disorders.
Gunmen launch attack on hotel in Afghan capital

The U.S. State Department this week warned of a possible impending attack in Kabul.

Women march across the country to support female empowerment

Thousands of people turned out for the rally in Washington D.C. It was one of many around the U.S. and the world in support of female empowerment.

Government shutdown closes Statue of Liberty

Congress was more interested in casting blame than bipartisan dealmaking as the first government shutdown since 2013 began.

WATCH: Warming trend continues and rain chances return!

WATCH: Warming trend continues and rain chances return!

Troops overseas will be able to watch NFL during shutdown

A free NFL pass will be provided by the league in response to the American Forces Network being off the air due to the government shutdown.

How the world has changed one year after Trump's inauguration

Trump's rhetoric, disdain for multilateral diplomacy and distrust of trade deals have changed the kind of behavior the world expects from a US president.

Police investigating crash on Reidsville Road exit in Winston-Salem

Police investigating crash on Reidsville Road exit in Winston-Salem

Creative ways to entertain your dog when it's cold outside

"They need to think. They need to use their brain. It satisfies them. Even if they can't get a whole lot of physical exercise, to think about how to find something, helps them out a lot."

How to protect your family from carbon monoxide poisoning

Carbon monoxide poisoning kills more than 400 people and puts more than 20,000 in the hospital each year.

WSSU football player killed after on-campus shooting at Wake Forest University

Police are searching for a suspect, responsible for a student's death, after an on-campus shooting at Wake Forest University.

North Carolina defeats Georgia Tech, 80-66

North Carolina defeats Georgia Tech, 80-66