Officer Indicted for Assault of Woman During Traffic Stop

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In November 2013, a woman claimed she was assaulted by an officer as he was taking her into custody. Yesterday, the Hickory police officer turned himself in to the Catawba County, North Carolina, Sheriff’s Office in response to a grand jury indictment. Released on bond, he is scheduled for arraignment on Friday. What happened? Not
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Raleigh Store Security Guard Charged with Extortion

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According to Raleigh police, a misdemeanor crime by a woman led to a felony crime by a man. The chain of events began last month when a 23-year-old woman was accused by a department store loss-prevention officer of shoplifting. Law enforcement officials allege that the 37-year-old store security guard then contacted the woman to offer
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North Carolina Woman Arrested on Fraud Charges

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About 125 miles west of Raleigh lies the small town of Yadkinville. That is where a North Carolina woman was recently arrested and accused of fraud. Law enforcement officials say the 39-year-old temporarily worked for a Yadkinville man, defrauding him of more than $6,000 last September. Officials claim that her criminal activities were not limited
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Raleigh Man, Henderson Man Charged with Drug Trafficking

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Hundreds of cars flow through the intersection of Glenwood Avenue and Lead Mine Road every day. But police stopped one vehicle yesterday at the North Raleigh junction and said they seized more than 15 pounds of cocaine and more than 8 ounces of heroin. The two men in the car were arrested on drug trafficking
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All Clear: Fixing A North Carolina Driving Record

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There is a wide variety of reasons why a Raleigh motorist might have their North Carolina driver’s license suspended or revoked. Some traffic offenses can result in a loss of driving privileges upon conviction. For instance, driving while impaired can result in a one-year suspension in some cases. A second DWI can result in a
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