Checkpoint

Wilmington police officer cleared in dog bite incident
A New Hanover County grand jury cleared a Wilmington Police Department K-9 officer Monday of wrongdoing for a police chase that ended with his police dog biting and hurting a suspect. Tue, 12/10/2013 - 12:07am
Man wanted after high-speed chase
Police say a wanted man led them on a high-speed chase this weekend in Brunswick County. Navassa Police say they were doing a license check early Sunday morning, when a driver reversed and sped away. Mon, 11/11/2013 - 11:48pm
DA: Officers were justified in June checkpoint shooting
Brunswick County's district attorney says officers were justified in using lethal force when they shot at a vehicle that tried to leave a DWI checkpoint in Leland in June. Fri, 08/23/2013 - 6:51pm
Leland Police officer resigns after internal investigation
A Leland Police officer has quit after an internal investigation into his involvement in a shooting at a multi-agency DWI checkpoint last month. Sun, 07/07/2013 - 7:41pm
Weekend checkpoint takes dozens off the highways
A weekend checkpoint pulled more than a dozen unlicensed drivers from the roads. Sun, 11/18/2012 - 6:44pm
Halloween checkpoint lands more than a dozen in jail
You'll probably notice abandoned cars along Martin Luther King, Jr. Parkway this morning. It's the aftermath of a big Halloween checkpoint organized by the New Hanover County Sheriff's Office. Thu, 11/01/2012 - 12:55pm
Halloween checkpoint leads to dozens of charges
Some Halloween partiers got a spook when they got caught in a DWI checkpoint last night at 15th and Market Streets in Wilmington. The sting resulted in more than 60 charges, according to Barb Lynch with the group Justice in Motion. Tue, 11/01/2011 - 12:35pm
FIRST ON 3: Checkpoint yields DWIs, fugitives
Some Cinco de Mayo partiers got a surprise on the way home from the bars last night: a DWI checkpoint. Fri, 05/06/2011 - 2:35pm