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Cash available for crime-solving tips

Cash available for crime-solving tips

Crime Stoppers is a little-used program in Northwest Guilford County Related links * Crime Stoppers Facebook pagek * Academy provides insight into law enforcement operations Three ways to report a tip… Read more »

Police investigating Battleground Rite Aid robbery

Police investigating Battleground Rite Aid robbery

GREENSBORO — City police officers responded to a business in the 3300 block of Battleground Avenue at about 8:48 p.m. Tuesday after a report of a robbery. Police said a… Read more »

Madison man arrested for statutory sex offenses

Madison man arrested for statutory sex offenses

Held on $250,000 bond MADISON — A 55-year-old Madison man has been arrested and charged with two counts of felony statutory sex offense witha  child. Michael Dale Bowman, of Tiffany… Read more »

‘Go Blue’ for National Police Week

‘Go Blue’ for National Police Week

GREENSBORO — The Greensboro Police Department is encouraging residents, businesses, academic intuitions, and places of worship, throughout the city to show their support for law enforcement by displaying something blue on… Read more »

Wife of man who pointed gun at deputy arrested

Wife of man who pointed gun at deputy arrested

MADISON — On Friday April 20, 2018, Rockingham County Sheriff’s Office Detective M.J. Webb charged and arrested Rebekah Lynn Daniels, 46, of Nell Road, Madison, with three counts of misdemeanor child… Read more »

Brothers charged in shooting death of teen

Brothers charged in shooting death of teen

GREENSBORO — Alejandro Villegas 19, has been charged with second-degree murder in connection with the shooting death of Matthew Jurado, 17. Villegas’ brother, a minor, also has been charged in connection… Read more »

Volunteer, donate online to aid tornado recovery

Volunteer, donate online to aid tornado recovery

GREENSBORO — The city of Greensboro’s Contact Center continues to serve as a centralized collection point for residents, groups and businesses who wish to volunteer with tornado cleanup, but residents… Read more »

Teen: ‘I feel like the ball is starting to roll’

Teen: ‘I feel like the ball is starting to roll’

Inspired by family farmers, local teens begins venture as entrepreneur By Kevin Spradlin PiedmontPostNC.com OAK RIDGE — What began as a slogan and a modest gesture to honor hard-working family members… Read more »

Update: Missing teen found safe

Update: Missing teen found safe

Update April 11, 12:27 a.m.: Amelia Hill has been found and is safe, according to a Facebook post on the Guilford County Sheriff’s Office page. Updates as they become available…. Read more »

What is suspicious activity?

What is suspicious activity?

Tips on what to report, and when Submitted by Detective R.D. Seals Guilford County Sheriff’s Office “Am I witnessing a crime?” Most of us have found ourselves wondering this at… Read more »

Silver Alert issued for Madison man, 83

Silver Alert issued for Madison man, 83

Staff report MADISON — The North Carolina Center for Missing Persons has issued a Silver Alert for 83-year-old Paul Lawrence McBride, of Madison. Authorities believe McBride might be trying to make… Read more »

Boles, Jones race to Stop, Drop & Roll 5K victory

Boles, Jones race to Stop, Drop & Roll 5K victory

Clark, Hogan notch runner-up finishes * Spark’s Dash video (coming soon) * Complete results * Age group awards * Jones Racing Company photos (coming soon) * Piedmont Post advance coverage  Staff… Read more »

Officials do ‘demo day’ for new Family Justice Center

Officials do ‘demo day’ for new Family Justice Center

HIGH POINT — Members of the Guilford County Board of Commissioners joined High Point leaders, elected officials, community partners and supporters to participate in the Guilford County Family Justice Center –… Read more »

Gun show proceeds to benefit Gun Stoppers

Gun show proceeds to benefit Gun Stoppers

GREENSBORO — The Greensboro City Council has approved a resolution to give the Greensboro Coliseum’s proceeds from an upcoming gun and knife show to Gun Stoppers, a program that provides… Read more »

Police log: Deputies intercept FedEx package with pot worth $102K

Police log: Deputies intercept FedEx package with pot worth $102K

Many of the incidents in this report occurred within the boundaries of District 1 or involve suspects who live within or near District 1. District 1 of the Guilford County… Read more »

Guilford Metro 9-1-1 celebrates National Telecommunications Week April 8-14

Guilford Metro 9-1-1 celebrates National Telecommunications Week April 8-14

GREENSBORO — Guilford Metro 9-1-1 is celebrating National Public Safety Telecommunications Week April 8-14. This annual event honors those who respond to emergency calls, dispatch emergency professionals and equipment during a… Read more »

Police investigating pizza shop robbery

Police investigating pizza shop robbery

GREENSBORO — Greensboro police are currently investigating a robbery of the Papa John’s Pizza shop located at 1015 E. Cone Blvd. in Greensboro. Officers were dispatched there at approximately 10:37 this… Read more »

Man wanted on kidnapping, assault charges

Man wanted on kidnapping, assault charges

WENTWORTH — Rockingham County Sheriff’s office deputies are seeking the public’s help in locating Matthew Lee Martin. Martin is wanted on arrest warrantse for felonious first-degree kidnapping, assault on a… Read more »

Academy provides insight into law enforcement operations

Academy provides insight into law enforcement operations

Summerfield’s Alex Southwick a member of graduating class By Kevin Spradlin PiedmontPostNC.com * Overview of Sheriff’s Office (PDF) GREENSBORO — It might be difficult for any of the 15 graduates… Read more »

Be careful when burning debris in spring

Be careful when burning debris in spring

Wildfire risk typically higher through May; burning debris is No. 1 cause of wildfires RALEIGH – The N.C. Forest Service is urging residents across the state to think safety and exercise… Read more »

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