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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 December 20, 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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2 NYPD officers 'assassinated'; shooter dead
Officer Rafael Ramos sat in the driver's seat. Officer Wenjian Liu was at his side. The two cops weren't at their usual precinct -- normally, the pair was assigned to downtown Brooklyn, but they were working a "critical response" detail in an area wit...
Teenagers hospitalized after explosion
Two teenagers were hospitalized with serious injuries after an explosion around 9 p.m. Saturday.
NC man found buried in his own backyard
Investigators say a 74-year-old man was found buried in a shallow grave in his own backyard in Morganton.
State officially bans gas for euthanizing shelter animals
North Carolina will officially ban the use of gas to euthanize animals early next year, although most if not all shelters have given up the practice already.
No. 24 Tar Heels top No. 12 Ohio State in Chicago
North Carolina, led by Brice Johnson's 18 points, tops Ohio State at the United Center in Chicago.
NC regulator says no to homeowners rate increase
North Carolina's top insurance regulator is rejecting a bid by insurance companies to raise the cost of homeowners coverage by an average of 26 percent.
Police: Woman forced to drive to W-S ATM, robbed
Police are looking for a man suspected of robbing a woman he forced to drive from a parking lot to a Winston-Salem ATM Friday, as well as approaching women in two other vehicles while armed with a gun.
Man in custody after suspected Henry County abduction
A man is in custody following the suspected abduction of a woman in Henry County Friday.
Teen charged with having drugs, weapon on school property
The Yadkin County Sheriff's Office said Friday a 19-year-old faces several charges after a security sweep at Starmount High School.
SBI: 15 arrested in 'major' heroin trafficking ring in Triad
Fifteen people face charges in connection with what state and local law enforcement officials call a major heroin trafficking ring in the Triad. Arrest warrants for 30 other people remain outstanding.