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North Carolina K-9 Spooked by Fireworks on July Fourth Found Safe

A North Carolina K-9 that was spooked by fireworks on Independence Day has been found safe.

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North Carolina Man Accused of Attempting to Drown Police Officer

A North Carolina man now faces three felony charges after he reportedly attempted to drown a police officer by holding his head beneath the surface of a lake.

Fire Destroys Home of North Carolina Police Lieutenant

A lieutenant with the Whiteville (NC) Police Department lost his home to fire over the weekend.

Meggitt Training Systems Outfits Dual-Use and Rare Two-Story Live-Fire Indoor Ranges

Meggitt Training Systems is equipping a two-story firing range in Ohio and a dual-use one in North Carolina.

North Carolina Agency Hires Liaison Outreach Coordinator

The Henderson County (NC) Sheriff's Office hired Stephanie Barbosa as the agency's first ever Liaison Outreach Coordinator, a post aimed at improving communications through community outreach.

North Carolina Officer's Act of Kindness Applauded on Social Media

Officer Andrew Spottswood of the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department went out of his way to help a 75-year-old man whose wallet was stolen.

Uniformed North Carolina Deputy Rejected from Jewelry Store for Duty Weapon

A deputy with the Iredell County Sheriff's Office was turned away from a national jewelry store chain as he attempted to pick up his fiancé's engagement ring. The reason: the uniformed law enforcement officer was wearing his duty weapon.

Slain UNC Charlotte Hero Honored by Local Police

The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department posthumously awarded that department's the Medal of Valor to the family of Riley Howell, the UNC Charlotte student who was killed while responding to an active shooter on campus last month.

NC School District Letting Students Out Early to Honor Fallen Officer

All students in the Iredell-Statesville Schools in North Carolina will be given an excused absence Friday if they want to leave classes early to participate in events honoring Mooresville Police Officer Jordan Sheldon, who was killed during a traffic stop.

Slain UNC Charlotte ROTC Student Receives Full Military Burial

The University of North Carolina at Charlotte student who died fighting back against an active shooter attack last week will be laid to rest with full military honors this weekend.