Law Enforcement

Friday, January 27, 2023 - 00:00

ALE Joint Operation Yields 31 Arrests, 76 Charges

Friday, January 27, 2023

Johnston County, N.C. – On Friday, January 20, 2023, NC ALE coordinated a joint operation to address criminal activity in and around ABC permitted establishments in Johnston County. The Johnston County Sheriff’s Office, Smithfield Police Department, Four Oaks Police Department, Johnston County ABC, and the NC State Highway Patrol participated.

Wednesday, January 25, 2023 - 00:00

ALE Agents Find Unresponsive Teenager in Woods Near House During Search Warrant

Wednesday, January 25, 2023

Three handguns, marijuana and alcoholic beverages were found and seized during an investigation which resulted in multiple arrests and one teen hospitalized. 

 On Saturday, January 21, NC ALE special agents, assisted by the Randolph County Sheriff’s Office and North Carolina State Highway Patrol, executed a search warrant at 5310 Burrow Road in Julian, NC. Law enforcement found attendees at the residence ranging in age from 11-years-old to 23-years-old. During the search, three handguns and marijuana were discovered.

Individuals in highway patrol uniforms sitting in rows.
Friday, January 20, 2023 - 00:00

State Highway Patrol Graduates 36 New Troopers

Friday, January 20, 2023

The State Highway Patrol proudly welcomed 36 new troopers today at a graduation ceremony held for the 157th Basic Highway Patrol School. The ceremony commemorates 27 weeks of extensive training to prepare the graduates for a rewarding career in law enforcement.
 

Friday, January 13, 2023 - 00:00

ALE Concludes THC Investigation

Friday, January 13, 2023

ALE special agents recently concluded an illegal THC product investigation which resulted in numerous felony arrests, charges, and seizures.

The investigation stemmed from a complaint that teens purchased vape products from two tobacco stores in Tabor City and subsequently became ill after ingesting the products.

Tuesday, December 20, 2022 - 00:00

Final Judgment Ordered in Longwood Nuisance Case

Tuesday, December 20, 2022

After two homicides, countless years and a long history of disturbances, drug violations and numerous calls to the Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office, the Quarters community should soon see long awaited changes.

On Thursday, Dec. 15, Superior Court Judge R. Roupe signed a consent judgment for a Chapter 19 Nuisance Abatement action against several properties on Carlon Road, Longwood.

Friday, December 9, 2022 - 00:00

Store Clerk Charged After Underage Driver Crashes

Friday, December 09, 2022

A store clerk has been criminally charged following a single-vehicle collision in Duplin County.

On Friday, Dec. 2, North Carolina State Highway Patrol notified ALE of a collision involving an underage driver who had consumed alcoholic beverages.  The driver of the vehicle was identified as Landen Lovic, 19, of Goldsboro who suffered minor injuries in the single vehicle crash and was transported to the hospital. Malt beverages were found inside the vehicle at the time of the crash and were believed to be a contributing factor.

Tuesday, November 22, 2022 - 00:00

State Highway Patrol Holds Awards Ceremony

Tuesday, November 22, 2022

The State Highway Patrol recognized extraordinary acts of bravery and public service by sworn and civilian state employees during an awards ceremony held at the SBI Auditorium in Raleigh this morning. Each of the recipients recognized today exemplify the true definition of being a public servant and reflect the Patrol’s core values of integrity, professionalism and loyalty.  

Monday, November 21, 2022 - 00:00

Patrulla Estatal de Carreteras fomenta seguridad vial durante festividades

En las semanas por venir, la Patrulla Estatal de Carreteras espera que en caminos y carreteras se registre un aumento en el tránsito vehicular, esto debido a los viajes en automóvil durante las festividades.
Monday, November 21, 2022

En las semanas por venir, la Patrulla Estatal de Carreteras espera que en caminos y carreteras se registre un aumento en el tránsito vehicular, esto debido a los viajes en automóvil durante las festividades.

Monday, November 21, 2022 - 00:00

State Highway Patrol Promotes Traffic Safety for Holidays

Monday, November 21, 2022

The State Highway Patrol expects the coming weeks to bring more vehicle traffic to our roadways with an increase in holiday travelers.  This expected increase in roadway users will put a premium on the need for awareness, enforcement and education by the Patrol as it hopes to curb dangerous driver behaviors to include speeding, distracted driving and impaired driving.   
 

Thursday, November 17, 2022 - 00:00

Final Judgment Ordered in Roxboro Nuisance Case

Thursday, November 17, 2022

After years of violence, drug sales, and death investigations, citizens will soon see much-needed changes at a Roxboro motel.

On Tuesday, Oct. 25, Person County Superior Court Judge Cindy Sturgis signed a consent judgment for a Chapter 19 Nuisance Abatement action against Padmavati 2021 Inc., Harmanbhai and Shakuntlaben Patel, the property owners of Timberland Motel, located at 720 North Madison Boulevard, Roxboro, North Carolina.