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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16 dead in hot air balloon crash in Texas
A hot air balloon believed to be carrying 16 people caught fire in the air and crashed in central Texas on Saturday morning, killing everybody on board, federal and local authorities said.
Resident, dog die in Davidson County fire
A person and a dog died in a house fire Saturday morning in Davidson County, officials said
Portion of I-40 closed due to crash
A portion of the Interstate has been closed in Forsyth County due to a car crash.
15-year-old killed in Winston-Salem shooting
A 15-year-old boy died after being shot multiple times, Winston-Salem police said.
Sheriff's office looking for two missing children
Officials are seeking two children believed to be with their mother.
FBI releases age-progressed photo of child missing for three years
Erica Lynn Parsons was reported missing on July 30, 2013, almost two years after she was last seen in 2011. Now, the FBI is using age-progressed photos to help predict what she might look like today and are calling on the public for help.
Woman stable after altercation leads to being shot in neck
Witnesses say a woman was shot in her neck Friday morning at the Greensboro Metro Treatment Center after assaulting a female passenger in the parking lot.
Appeals court: North Carolina voter ID law is discriminatory
A federal appeals court has found that a North Carolina voter ID law was enacted "with discriminatory intent" and must be blocked.
Man linked to mayor's murder plot in 1977 arrested
Federal agents Thursday captured a man suspected to have played a role in the plot to murder a Florida mayor nearly 40 years ago.
Power restored, traffic lights functioning in 5700 block of University Parkway
After an afternoon being out of power, a major intersection and several business are now able to operate smoothly.