Funding, staffing issues prompt turnover of Wilmington police crime lab to county

WILMINGTON — After years of financial struggle — and more recently, the firing of a police chemist who lied about performing his duties – the Wilmington Crime Lab is being transferred to the New Hanover County Sheriff’s Office, with the county picking up a majority of the financial burden. Related:¬†Years of Wilmington drug cases facing … Continue reading Funding, staffing issues prompt turnover of Wilmington police crime lab to county