Crimes By Category

The following is a list of the names of the crimes reported by the Winston-Salem Police Department. The list is broken down into categories. Clicking on a category will perform a search of all crimes reported in the last week. Clicking on a specific crime will search within the last month.

Searches done by clicking on these links will return results within a radius of 10 miles from the approximate city center of Winston-Salem.



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Half of Americans are saving next to nothing
When it comes to saving, we aren't doing enough of it. Roughly half of Americans are saving 5 percent or less of their incomes, including 18 percent that are not saving anything, according to a survey from Bankrate. Only about a quarter of people are saving more t...
Legal advice available in Durham for people with records
 A Durham-based legal group is joining two other local agencies hoping to help people overcome their criminal records and gain access to a number of services.
Bid to redistribute NC sales tax money praised, panned
 A legislative proposal for the state to take away the local portion of sales taxes is highlighting two undercurrents in Raleigh - the increased clout of rural Republicans and their conflicts with Gov. Pat McCrory, a fellow Republican and former Charlotte mayor.
Duke pulls away from Gonzaga, reaches Final Four
The Duke Blue Devils punched their ticket for Indianapolis on Sunday, beating Gonzaga to reach the Final Four.
Police investigating armed robbery at McDonald's
Winston-Salem police are investigating a Sunday morning armed robbery.
1 hurt in Rockingham Co. house fire
One man is injured in a house fire in Rockingham County.
Inmate found dead at Yadkin Co. Detention Center
An inmate at the Yadkin County Detention Center is found dead in his cell early Sunday morning.
Duke Energy CEO loses $600K in pay over coal ash pollution
Duke Energy's CEO is paying a price for a massive spill of collected coal ash that coated 70 miles of a North Carolina river in sludge containing toxic heavy metals.
No big change in NC jobless rate for February at 5.3 percent
North Carolina's jobless rate fell slightly in February, registering at 5.3 percent for the month.
Wounded man dies after being dropped off at NC hospital
Authorities are investigating after a man who was shot was dropped off at a hospital in High Point and later died.