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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 August 27, 2015


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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. stocks set for bumpy end to a wild week
TGIF! Yes, really. After some of the wildest days on markets in recent memory, the weekend can't come soon enough for many. Panicked selling Monday and Tuesday gave way to a scramble to buy Wednesday and Thursday. And there could be a sting in the ta...
School bus involved in W-S collision; student taken to hospital
A student was taken to the hospital following a crash involving a school bus Thursday in Winston-Salem.
TV shot during home break-in; 2 wanted
Two suspects are wanted after shots were fired during a home break-in Wednesday morning.
Police chief: Kerrick trial has created rift in department
The police chief in North Carolina's largest city says the recent trial of a white police officer accused in the shooting death of an unarmed black man has created a rift in the department, but he added that the division hasn't affected public safety.
Student killed in head-on crash with school bus
A Triad high school student was killed and six other people were injured after a car and a school bus collided head-on Wednesday.
Job search mandate, jobless tax change pass NC legislature
Changes to unemployment insurance laws that require more job search activities by benefit recipients are now headed to North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory.
Bridge over Bus. 85 to close next week for construction
A bridge over Interstate 85 Business in High Point is scheduled to close next week as part of a construction project expected to last more than a year.
NC legislature passes 3rd stopgap spending bill
The General Assembly has quickly voted for another temporary spending measure that directs how North Carolina government should operate while a budget stalemate still is unresolved.
NC ride sharing service rules head to McCrory
The North Carolina legislature has given its final OK to putting state regulations upon mobile phone-based ride-sharing services such as Uber, Lyft and Sidecar.
Ex-Wilkes Community College chair charged with embezzlement
A former department chair at Wilkes Community College has been charged with multiple counts of embezzlement, newsgathering partner the Elkin Tribune reported.