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 July 23, 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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Local News

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Police: Teen stabbed in fight over Facebook posts
One man was injured and another arrested after a disagreement over Facebook posts resulted in a stabbing late Wednesday afternoon.
Man killed in workplace accident in Galax
An employee was killed in an accident at a Galax plant Wednesday afternoon.
NC man admits to firing shots near W.Va. school
A Charlotte, North Carolina, man has pleaded guilty to firing a gun near a school in Charleston.
Man from Horse Shoe, NC wins 2nd big lottery prize
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Moogfest to return to Asheville in 2016
Organizers say Moogfest will return to Asheville in 2016, becoming an event that occurs every two years.
Strong storms possible today in WXII viewing area
Strong to severe storms are possible Thursday in the WXII viewing area.
Man gets 2 life terms in Alexis Murphy case
A man convicted of abducting and killing a Nelson County teenager has been sentenced to two life terms in prison.
Shots fired into 2 nearby W-S apartments
Winston-Salem police are investigating reports of shots fired into two nearby occupied apartments early Wednesday morning.
Water main break closes part of Broad Street in W-S
A section of Broad Street is expected to remain closed through Thursday following a water main break.