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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Suspected killer had been deported five times
Kate Steinle was walking on a busy pier in San Francisco with her father when there was a single popping sound in the air. She fell to the ground, struck by a bullet, the victim of what police say appears to be a random killing. The man accused of fir...
Man charged with bar fight stabbing
A man has been charged with stabbing another man during a bar fight in Stokesdale.
Piedmont July 4th Events List
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Deputies investigate Rural Hall shooting
The Forsyth County Sheriff's Office is investigating an early morning shooting in Rural Hall.
Armed soldier causes scare at NC mall
Authorities say a Fort Bragg soldier has been charged with creating a panic at a North Carolina mall after appearing there with an assault rifle and other military gear.
Mount Airy Walgreens robbed, police say
City police are looking for a suspect in a Thursday night armed robbery at Walgreens.
Editorial: Future being shaped as July 4 arrives
As we prepare to celebrate the birth of our nation, it is set against a historic time in its own right in U.S. history.
Tractor-trailer crashes into trees off I-77
Troopers said a medical condition caused a tractor-trailer driver to go off the road and get his truck tangled in trees on Interstate 77.
2 found dead inside Alamance Co. home
The Alamance County Sheriff's Department said two people have been found dead inside a home outside of Elon.
4 charged in NC jewelry store heist
Police in Asheville say four people are facing felony charges in connection with a break-in at a jewelry store where they say $85,000 in jewelry was stolen.