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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Grandfather: Marysville school shooter hit cousins
When a teenage gunman opened fire at students in a high school cafeteria in Washington state, a relative said, he was not shooting at random targets. Jaylen Fryberg, who witnesses said gunned down students at Marysville-Pilchuck High School, is the co...
5 treated after fire at Charlotte airport
An electrical fire on a moving sidewalk made parts of Charlotte Douglas International Airport smoky, but it was quickly brought under control.
Patrol car involved in fatal pedestrian crash
A Guilford County Sheriff's Office patrol car is involved in a fatal crash involving a pedestrian.
NC Zoo hosts annual Halloween event for children
The trails that wind through the North Carolina Zoo are against hosting little ghosts and goblins for the annual "Boo at the Zoo."
NC GOP senators: Proper for officials to refuse to marry gays
Twenty-eight Republicans in the North Carolina Senate are urging state courts administrators not to punish employees who refuse to marry gay couples based on religious objections.
Authorities: Remains belong to missing U.Va. student
Authorities say remains found Oct. 18 in a rural area are that of University of Virginia student Hannah Graham.
Zeek Rewards founder indicted in Ponzi scheme case
A North Carolina man that prosecutors say masterminded an $850 million Internet-based Ponzi scheme faces charges of wire and mail fraud, conspiracy and tax fraud.
Police: Student takes NC school bus on joyride
Police in Elizabeth City are trying to determine how a student was able to drive a bus from an elementary school parking lot.
Autopsy results released in death of Bianca Tanner
Mecklenburg County officials have released autopsy results in the death of a Guilford County elementary school teacher in Charlotte over the summer.
Teen walking to NC school hit by car, killed
The N.C. Highway Patrol says a 14-year-old boy is dead after being struck by a car in Gaston County while walking to school.