Raleigh Police Department Invites Public to Ceremony for Fallen Officer

The public is invited to join the Raleigh Police Department and the Raleigh Police Memorial Foundation at a wreath laying ceremony to be held at noon on Wednesday, March 8, to mark the end of watch of Raleigh Police Department Officer Robert E. Sparks. Officer Sparks was killed in a motorcycle accident while in pursuit … Read more

3-Year-Old Accidentally Shoots Self in Face

Shortly before 4 p.m. today, Raleigh Police Department officers responded to the 5200 block of Evergreen Forest Way in connection with a shooting call. Upon arrival the officers located a male child of nearly 3 years of age who had sustained a reported self-inflicted gunshot wound to his facial area. The child was transported to … Read more

Does This Bank Robber Look Like a Dude You Know?

At approximately 12:40 p.m. today, Raleigh Police Department officers responded to a robbery call at the First Citizens bank at 4801 Capital Boulevard. The suspect seen in the surveillance photos above entered the bank and passed a robbery note to a teller. After the teller complied with the note’s demands, the suspect walked from the … Read more

Raleigh PD Needs Help Identifying This Overexposed Guy

The Raleigh Police Department is seeking public assistance as it works to identify and locate the suspect seen in the surveillance photo linked below. During the afternoon of March 12, the suspect entered a retail store at 4500 Western Blvd. After following a female inside the store for a short period of time, he exposed … Read more

Man Killed Crossing Capital Boulevard

Shortly after 10:00 p.m. on Saturday night, Raleigh Police Department officers responded to a report of a pedestrian-involved collision on Capital Boulevard near its intersection with Brentwood Road. It’s down near the IHOP. The pedestrian, Clarence Edward Hayes, 63, was declared deceased at the scene. Preliminary information indicates that Hayes was crossing Capital Boulevard east … Read more

Raleigh Peeping-Tom Gets Free Charcoal Artist Portrait

On August 10, at approximately 6:30 a.m., a peeping tom incident was reported in the 2300 block of Brimwater Drive. An unknown male subject was walking through a female victim’s backyard and appeared to be looking into her windows. Since the incident, the victim’s residence has also been burglarized. Investigators believe that these incidents may … Read more

Sad Accident Death to Report on New Falls of Neuse Road

Yesterday on my way to cover a different accident I stumbled across an accident that had already occurred and wrote about it, here. I’m very sad to report the Raleigh Police Department have just announced one of the drivers involved in the accident has died. A 71-year-old female, Jayne Fischman Lowy, was transported to WakeMed … Read more

Listen to Raleigh Carjacking 911 Calls

At 9:10 p.m. yesterday, Raleigh Police Department officers responded to a report of an apparent attempted carjacking in the 6200 block of Rock Quarry Road. The victims reported that a suspect approached their vehicle and attempted to enter it as they were leaving a shopping center. Other individuals, who were believed to be additional suspects, … Read more

Stumbled Across an Accident by Accident

This afternoon on my way to a different accident I found myself in the middle of a different accident at Falls of Neuse and Forest Pines. The Raleigh part of our Wake Forest area. I’m actually surprised there are not more accidents there. I have absolutely no clue what happened at the busy intersection but … Read more