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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Death of NC 1-year-old in February ruled homicide
Police in Kinston say the February death of a 1-month-old boy was homicide.
ISIS video purports to show beheading of 2nd US journalist
The ISIS terror group has published a video titled "A second message to America" that purportedly shows the beheading of American journalist Steven Sotloff.
Men in prison for 30 years seek new trial in NC
Family members of two half brothers cried when the men entered the packed Robeson County court room hoping that their three decades-long imprisonment may soon come to an end.
Police: Man shot during child custody exchange
A man was taken to the hospital after being shot during a custody exchange of a 7-year-old girl at a McDonald's Sunday, Randleman police said.
NC offered $100M for Toyota HQ, twice Texas bid
North Carolina business recruiters offered Toyota more than $100 million for the world's largest carmaker to move its North American headquarters to Charlotte rather than a Dallas suburb but still lost out to a Texas offer half that size.
Appeals court: Wilkes Co. murder suspect should get new trial
The North Carolina Court of Appeals ruled Tuesday that a man serving a life sentence in a 2009 murder case in Wilkes County should be granted a new trial.
Former Va. governor's corruption case goes to jury
The public corruption case against former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen, is in the hands of a federal jury.
ZeekRewards victims expected to get some restitution by month's end
The date Sept. 30 is one that victims of the global Zeek Rewards pyramid scheme have had circled on their calendars for months.
NC youth club leader charged with embezzlement
Investigators say the president of a youth baseball club in Pender County stole more than $30,000 from the organization.
Teen dies in NC crash; teen driver charged with DWI
A Hickory teen has died in a wreck and another teen has been charged with driving while impaired.