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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Fire truck overturns in Charlotte; firefighter injured
Investigators say one firefighter was injured after a fire truck crashed and overturned in south Charlotte.
Fayetteville VA sued after vet kills wife, then himself
A federal lawsuit accuses the Fayetteville Veterans Affairs Medical Center of failing to provide proper care and follow-up treatment before a veteran killed his wife, then himself.
Man dies after being arrested at hospital
A man banned from a Triad hospital for becoming disruptive while waiting for care Sunday died after being arrested moments later, police said.
North Korea warns US: Worse is coming
North Korea is accusing the U.S. government of being behind the making of the movie "The Interview."
Panthers defeat Browns, take NFC South lead
Cam Newton threw for one touchdown and ran for another, and the Carolina Panthers defeated the Cleveland Browns 17-13 on Sunday to take over sole possession of first place in the NFC South.
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.