Winston-Salem Police Department

Crime
4:37 pm
Sun January 26, 2014

Two Major Cities in the Triad See Decrease in Violent Crime Rates

Winston-Salem Police Chief Barry Rountree gave the media preliminary crime statistics for 2013 on Friday. The department also compared crime rates for the past three years. The final crime statistics will be reported in the next few weeks to the N.C. State Bureau of Investigation.
Credit Keri Brown

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Crime
4:16 pm
Mon December 16, 2013

Hanes Mall Kidnapping Hoax

Winston-Salem Police say the attempted kidnapping incident at Hanes Mall was determined to be a domestic assault, which occurred at another location.
Credit Keri Brown

There was no attempted kidnapping at the Hanes Mall in Winston-Salem over the weekend.

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Crime
4:51 pm
Sun November 17, 2013

Winston-Salem Officials Soliciting Citizens to Participate in "Trust Talks"

Winston-Salem police officers worked with community members to help solve problems in the neighborhoods during a "trust talk" session last year.
Credit The City of Winston-Salem Human Relations Dept.

The Winston-Salem Police Department is looking for people to participate in a program that is designed to help improve the communication gap that exists at times between law enforcement officers and the community.

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Crime
5:40 pm
Mon September 2, 2013

Students at Carver High School Return to Classes After School Shooting

School officials encourage parents to get involved with the PTA or other school activities for stonger, safer schools.
Keri Brown

A crisis response is on site Tuesday at Carver High School in Winston-Salem to help staff, students and parents, after a shooting at the school on Friday. Police say two students were involved in the incident.

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