Press Releases

State Capitol Police, the State Bureau of Investigation and the Raleigh Police Department are looking for two suspects in the defacement of a monument on the grounds of the State Capitol early Tuesday morning.

At approximately 3 a.m. on Sunday, July 19, the State Highway Patrol responded to a head-on collision on I-85 near mile-marker 163 in Orange County.


What:

IBM Vice President of Global Citizenship Initiatives Diane Melley, CASY CIO Erin Voirol, NCWorks Executive Director Will Collins, and local veterans to launch new initiative connecting vets to high-skilled tech jobs.


July 14 Update:

The driver from the fatal collision in Harnett County has been identified:

Kody Ray Johnson

, 22, of 4837 Lemon Springs Road, Sanford.


MEDIA ADVISORY


WHAT:


State Emergency Response Commission Meeting

The 19-member SERC is responsible for protecting the state’s citizens and

Two store clerks, one in Brunswick County and one in New Hanover County, face weapons charges today following separate investigations by North Carolina Alcohol Law Enforcement agents.


By Sgt. Gina Russell


What:

State Command Chief Warrant Officer Change of Responsibility Ceremony


When:

Friday, July 10, 2 p.m.

The State Bureau of Investigation is releasing the names of two Lumberton officers under investigation for a June 2015 shooting.



Update: Attention All News Editors:

The North Carolina State Highway Patrol along with the Division of Law Enforcement Wildlife Resources Commission released the totals for “On the Road, On the Water, Don’t Drink and Drive” campaign for the period of Friday, July 3rd through Sunday, July 5th.

The Highway Patrol announces a preliminary number of 10 motorists who died on North Carolina highways during the July 4th holiday period.

A Hollister man is facing court today for possession of seven kilograms of cocaine.