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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Trump stumps for first time as presumptive GOP nominee
Donald Trump took his first stab at a general election pitch here on Thursday where he hosted his first rally since becoming the presumptive Republican nominee earlier this week.
Motorcyclist injured attempting to avoid crash
A man riding a motorcycle was injured Thursday when he attempted to avoid a crash in Burlington.
Strong winds topple trees, snap power lines near Wilmington
The National Weather Service says winds of up to 90 mph roared through northern New Hanover County, and forecasters are assessing conditions to determine if a tornado passed through the area.
Family estate executor accused of embezzling $200K
The executor of a family estate has been arrested on suspicion of embezzling more than $200,000. His wife also faces charges.
3rd arrest made in series of Burlington shootings
A third arrest has been made in connection with a recent string of shootings of people, vehicles and occupied homes.
Deputies: Marijuana found growing in bedroom closet; 1 arrested
A woman has been arrested after multiple marijuana plants were found growing in a bedroom closet, Davidson County deputies said.
NCDOT facility burglarized in Watauga County
A suspect or suspects are wanted in connection with recent break-ins and thefts at a Watauga County NCDOT facility.
Charlotte mayor meets with NC lawmakers regarding HB2
The mayor of Charlotte, North Carolina, has met privately with state legislative leaders about her differences with them over a state law blocking her city from enforcing anti-discrimination rules for LGBT people at restaurants, hotels and retail stores.
Company to reopen large Siler City plant, employ 500+
A company has announced plans to employ more than 500 people in a large plant that closed nearly five years ago and devastated Siler City.
Man wounded in NC double shooting charged with murder
Police in Durham say a man wounded in a double shooting in April has been charged with murder in the death of the other person involved in the incident.