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A Calabash man charged with two counts of murder and one count of attempted murder in Shallotte was arrested after a car and foot chase by a Brunswick County Sheriffs deputy Wednesday. (Port City Daily photo/Johanna Ferebee)

Body camera upgrades desired for Brunswick County sheriff’s deputies

Deputies in the patrol division got new body cameras last year; next week Brunswick County plans to give the same to...

Wilmington citizens review board ‘in the hands of the legislature’ a year after Floyd

 The murder of George Floyd last Memorial Day reinvigorated the public outcry for increased accountability of police. (Port City Daily photo/file)
Wilmington Police officers watch protestors marching along Third Street in early June. (Port City Daily photo/Mark Darrough)

Legislation from local senator means campus cops now get free college

The bill designed to make college free for campus police departments was signed by the governor earlier this month. (Port City...

NHCSO asks David Rouzer to use earmark for rapid DNA testing machine

The New Hanover County Sheriff's Office hopes the return of earmarks will yield them a rapid DNA testing machine, which can...

County jail in midst of Covid-19 outbreak, origin not determined

A Covid-19 outbreak at the New Hanover County Detention Facility has engulfed staff and inmates. Officials said it's difficult to maintain...

Local law enforcement slightly upping the usage of aviation unit each year

In 2020 the SABLE aviation unit flew a total of 264 hours, a slight increase from the previous year. (Port City...

More details on allegations of armed Wilmington protestors, one denies accusations

(Port City Daily photo / Courtesy Sheridan Dlugy-Hegwer) WILMINGTON --- Three people have so...
Pender County Sheriff Alan Cutler is proposing funding for 60 new body cameras. (Port City Daily photo/Courtesy Axon Enterprise)

Update: Pender County Sheriff gets funding for body cameras as House bill seeks state-wide requirement

The Sheriff's request came after two reported use-of-force incidents earlier this year. Meanwhile, state legislators introduced a bill that would require all law enforcement...

Police changes in Brunswick County continue, ranking shifts in Oak Island

Brochure case detective now a resource officer, former OIPD chief named new chief of BSL OAK ISLAND --- After the Oak Island Police Department lost...
New Pender Sheriff Alan Cutler, elected in November to replace current N.C. House Representative Carson Smith. (Port City Daily photo/Courtesy Alan Cutler for Pender Sheriff campaign)

Pender’s new sheriff focused on opioids, expanding presence in west

BURGAW --- Six months after Alan Cutler was sworn in as sheriff of Pender County, we checked in with the former state trooper to...