Press Releases

State Officials Urge Final Preparations for Winter Storm

Saturday, January 15, 2022

Governor Cooper and state officials are urging North Carolina residents to complete their preparations today for the incoming winter storm, which will cause substantial impacts across the state beginning in the mountains tonight.

Two Additional Prisons Receive ACA Accreditation

Friday, January 7, 2022

Two additional North Carolina prisons facilities have demonstrated high standards of security, safety and concern for offenders’ welfare that are necessary to earn accreditation from the American Correctional Association.

Barrow Promoted to JDM for District 12

Friday, January 7, 2022

Officials with the Division of Adult Correction and Juvenile Justice have promoted Moses Barrow to Judicial District Manager for Division 2, District 12, effective Jan. 3, 2022.

State Highway Patrol Member Dies During Traffic Stop

Tuesday, January 4, 2022

A preliminary investigation has revealed that on Monday, January 3, at approximately 8:58 p.m., a member of the State Highway Patrol was struck by a responding Patrol member during a traffic stop at High Shoals Church Rd. and Goodes Grove Church Rd. Trooper James N.

Governor Cooper Urges Caution and Safety During Severe Weather

Monday, January 3, 2022

A strong storm system moving across North Carolina is bringing high winds, flooding, downed trees, power outages and snow in some areas. Governor Roy Cooper is urging North Carolinians to exercise caution during this severe weather today.

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