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North Carolina Officer Returns to Duty 1 Year After Being Shot

Officer Charles Ainsworth—who was shot multiple times as he was responding to a stolen vehicle call in January of last year—has returned to duty.

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North Carolina Agency's Civilian Active Shooter Training Fills Up in 2 Hours

Citizens interested in learning about how to respond to an active shooter in their community were given the opportunity to attend a class presented by the Clayton (NC) Police Department, and registrations for the class filled up in two hours.

Bond Doubled for Man Accused of Violently Attacking Officer

Following a review of video of an incident in which a man is seen violently attacking an officer with the Maxton (NC) Police Department, a judge doubled the suspect's bond from $75,000 to $150,000.

North Carolina Officer Rescued Woman from Stalled Car on Railroad Tracks Moments Before Train Crash

NCCU officials said Officer DeSantis saw a car stopped on the train tracks and conducted a wellness check just before 3 a.m.

North Carolina Sergeant Wounded in Deadly Shooting at City Sanitation Department

The shooter reportedly fired at police, and the officer was shot twice. He was reportedly hit in the leg and abdomen. Police returned fire and killed the shooter.

North Carolina Officer Suffers Broken Leg at Domestic Call

An officer with the Hickory (NC) Police Department suffered a broken leg when he attempted to subdue a man at a domestic dispute on Monday.

North Carolina Department Posts "Advice" for Criminals on Facebook

The Kitty Hawk Police Department posted an image of the front pocket of a pair of denim jeans on its Facebook page accompanied by some "advice" for citizens about their pants.

Woman Opens Fire on North Carolina Officer in Drive-By Shooting

A woman opened fire on a police officer with the Fayetteville (NC) Police Department as he sat in his patrol vehicle at an intersection.

North Carolina Officer Charged with Traffic Offense After Striking Child in Crosswalk

A Statesville, NC. police officer has been charged with failing to yield the right of way to a pedestrian after authorities said she struck a 4-year-old child with her patrol car last week. The boy was walking with his mother at the time and is expected to be OK.

Video: North Carolina Deputy Dies in Crash Responding to Call

A Northampton County, NC, deputy who had only been on the job for six months died in a crash while responding to a call on Wednesday night, according to Sheriff Jack Smith.