Stein says children and teens are at an enhanced risk of falling victim to identity theft, because unlike adults, they don’t regularly monitor their credit, and he says many parents don’t realize they should be doing it for them.
A man in Bladen County is now considered a habitual felon after pleading guilty to charges of assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill inflicting serious injury and possession of a firearm by a felon in connection to a shooting that happened in East Arcadia in 2018.
A bill making its way through the North Carolina legislature attempts to give greater protection to people who were sexually abused as children. The bill has bipartisan support, and could play a significant role in the civil lawsuit recently filed by victims of Michael Kelly.
According to Michele Tatum with the Columbus County Sheriff’s Office, a person reported to law enforcement on June 20 that the identities of the two juveniles had been used to fraudulently obtain credit cards
The shooting of an alleged drug dealer by a New Hanover County Sheriff’s Office detective during broad daylight at a busy intersection in Wilmington on June 27 was a justified use of force, according to District Attorney Ben David.
Don’t be surprised to see school bags with a little more padding then normal this school year. Parents across the county have made the item a top priority on their annual back-to-school shopping lists.
Narcotics detectives with the New Hanover County Sheriff’s Office arrested seven people and seized large quantities of drugs following the conclusion of a three-month investigation, the agency announced on Thursday.
Calls to move gun reform bills through a North Carolina’s House of Representatives committee may not yield the results supporters want to see. Rep. Ted Davis (R-New Hanover), the Senior Chairman of the House Judiciary Committee is calling for comprehensive solutions rather than separate proposals.
A Pender County jury found a man guilty of first degree murder Tuesday afternoon, in the death of 18-year-old Antonio Logan. Logan was beaten to death with a baseball bat in Willard on June 29, 2017, following a dispute over social media.
A mistrial was declared Friday after a jury could not reach a unanimous decision on whether to convict a Bladen County man accused in an hours-long standoff with law enforcement of felony or misdemeanor charges.
Justin Brochure's sentence is a stark contrast with other child pornography cases, including the recent sentencing of 27-year-old Brenan West, who will serve at least 10 years in prison, despite facing fewer chargers than Brochure.
Juanita Askew has been charged with common law robbery, felony larceny, first-degree kidnapping, assault inflicting serious bodily injury, and assault by strangulation in connection to the beating of Jerry Williams Sr. on July 8.
Richard Sean Lesink of Wilmington has been charged with felony hit and run, among other charges in relation to the death of Sheila Faircloth, who was hit and killed on Carolina Beach Road Saturday night.