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Two charged with assaulting Wilmington police, paramedics in separate incidents Thursday night

Wilmington Police Department officers were assaulted Thursday night in separate incidents. (Port City Daily photo/file) WILMINGTON –– Three...
An officer orders from Poor Piggy's BBQ food truck. Two detention officers have been assaulted in the past week. (Port City Daily photo/Mark Darrough)

Second New Hanover detention officer assaulted since beginning of month

A New Hanover County Detention Facility officer orders from Poor Piggy's BBQ food truck. At least two detention officers have been...

Wilmington police arrest man for assaulting coworker with 2×4

Stephen Parker Brown. (Port City Daily/Courtesy WPD) WILMINGTON --- A 47-year-old man has been arrested after smashing his...

Woman fights off attempted Greenville Loop kidnapping

From left to right, Joel Yoc Cinto, Jose Mendez, and Tomas Yoc Cinto, were charged with assault on a female, second...

NHCS baseball coach resigns after assault charges led to court’s ‘stay away’ order and supervised probation [Free read]

The head baseball coach at New Hanover High School has resigned. (Port City Daily photo / File) WILMINGTON...

Pender man wanted for ‘vicious attack’ of ex-girlfriend turns himself in

The Sheriff's Office is searching for Sevonta Akeem Waddell, wanted for "the vicious attack of his former girlfriend."
Chief of Police Ralph Evangeolous spoke about the seemingly connected incidents happening in Downtown (Port City Daily/Mark Darrough)

Wilmington Chief of Police shares more information on assaults in downtown, says suspect is escalating

WILMINGTON --- Since early 2018 the Wilmington Police Department (WPD) has responded to dozens of crimes across the city. Oftentimes incidents are one-off occurrences...

Police: String of potentially-related downtown Wilmington attacks and sexual assaults against men, military members

WILMINGTON --- The Wilmington Police Department (WPD) is now releasing more information regarding a string of assaults on men in Downtown. Police believe at least...
Atkinson resident Wayne Corbett, 59, was injured during a March arrest that led to charges of assault of a government officer and possession of cocaine. (Port City Daily photo/Courtesy Pender County Sheriff's Office)

Pender County Sheriff’s deputy cleared of wrongdoing in second use-of-force incident this year

District Attorney Ben David said the suspect's injuries resulted from his attempts to assault deputies and refuse to comply with their commands; both deputies...
Classes will resume for schools across the region Monday following Hurricane Dorian (Port City Daily/File)_

ICYMI – Former student speaks, Leland discovers tax-break zone, poor school conditions, and more

In 7th grade, a New Hanover County student claims she was sexually assaulted. For years afterward, she still had to ride the same bus,...