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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Hamas leader says militants took slain teens
Three Israeli teens kidnapped in the West Bank in June and later found dead were abducted by Hamas militants who did not inform the group leadership about the kidnapping, a Hamas official said Friday.
Obama to address American Legion in Charlotte
President Barack Obama is coming to North Carolina to address the American Legion convention.
Weekend work to close lanes on I-73 in Greensboro
Drivers may encounter delays during weekend bridge work on Interstate 73 in Greensboro Saturday and Sunday.
Ex-Va. governor says he should have revealed gifts
Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell says he should have disclosed some of the gifts from a wealthy vitamin entrepreneur on a yearly financial disclosure form.
Silver Alert activated for missing NC 3-year-old
North Carolina officials have issued a Silver Alert for a 3-year-old girl reported missing in Fayetteville.
No charges against Va. deputy who shot daughter
Prosecutors say no charges will be filed against a Virginia deputy sheriff who shot his 16-year-old daughter after mistaking her for an intruder.
W-S man wins $269K NC lottery jackpot
A $269,000 North Carolina Education Lottery jackpot now belongs to a Winston-Salem meat cutter.
Survey on NC coast to study continental drift
Researchers plan to study the ocean floor off North Carolina using sonic blasts to learn how the continents broke apart.
NC town abandons saggy pants ban proposal
Members of Selma's Town Council have decided against some belt-tightening measures and are putting the issue behind them for now.
Troopers to add security to Sanford fracking hearing
State officials say the N.C. Highway Patrol is stepping in to provide security so a public meeting on fracking can be held in Sanford.