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  • Halloween tips and tricks for staying safe

    The WPD wants everyone to have a spooktacular Halloween, which you can do and stay safe by following these tips.

    10/31/2017 4:24 PM

  • WPD make arrest in Castle Street Shooting

    Wilmington Police arrested Shelvon Rich, 44, for the murder of Percy Woods Tuesday.

    10/31/2017 3:18 PM

  • WPD arrests gang member, drug dealer

    A known gang member and drug dealer is off the streets tonight following an arrest earlier today.

    10/12/2017 5:02 PM

  • WPD investigating early morning shooting

    Wilmington Police are investigating an early morning shooting that left one man injured.

    10/10/2017 10:09 AM

  • WPD to host Women's Self-Defense Class

    In recognition of National Crime Prevention Month, the Wilmington Police Department will host a Women’s Self-Defense Class 6-8 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 19 at Grace United Methodist Church, 401 Grace St.

    10/09/2017 3:29 PM

  • WPD offering $5,000 reward

    The Wilmington Police Department is offering a Crimestoppers reward of up to $5000 to anyone with information on a car break-in that happened over the weekend resulting in the theft of police issued equipment.

    10/05/2017 9:51 AM

  • Tour WPD Headquarters

    The public is invited to tour the Wilmington Police Department Headquarters Tuesday, Oct. 10 and Thursday, Oct. 12 at 6 p.m.

    10/04/2017 4:35 PM

  • Crime Prevention Month Flyer

    Celebrate National Crime Prevention Month with WPD

    The Wilmington Police Department will host several events throughout October in celebration of National Crime Prevention Month.

    09/29/2017 1:29 PM

  • Coffee with a Cop slated for next Wednesday

    The Wilmington Police Department is partnering with McDonald's for Coffee with a Cop on Wednesday, Oct. 4 from 8:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m.

    09/27/2017 4:27 PM

  • 2016 Annual Report

    Read about our efforts to reduce crime, build community relationships, expand youth activities and enhance our technologies.

    09/18/2017 11:00 AM