Wake Forest PD ATV is Full of Sheetz

In response to the sweltering heat enveloping our area, members of the Wake Forest Police Department have begun distributing free bottles of iced water while patrolling the town’s greenways. The bottled water was donated by the Wake Forest Sheetz Convenience Store, located at 1895 S. Franklin St. Officers regularly patrol the greenways in all-terrain vehicles … Read more

More Unknown Dudes the Wake Forest Police Want to Identify

The Wake Forest Police Department is asking for the public’s help identifying the two subjects shown in the surveillance camera images below. The individuals are wanted for questioning in connection with a larceny of groceries that occurred on June 10, 2015 at Wal-Mart, located at 2118 South Main Street. Anyone who believes they may recognize … Read more

Wake Forest PD to Provide Safety When Selling Your Old Nasty Stuff to Strangers

A 2014 “Daily Dot” study of Craigslist transactions in the United States over a 30-day period revealed the occurrence of 74 criminal incidents in 27 states, including the District of Columbia. Of those incidents, 11 resulted in violence, three resulted in death, and eight carried a threat of violence. In an effort to protect Wake … Read more

Can You Identify Dapper Dan for WFPD?

WAKE FOREST, NC – The Wake Forest Police Department is asking for the public’s help identifying and locating the subject shown in the surveillance camera images below. The individual is wanted for questioning in connection with a series of unauthorized credit card transactions that occurred Wednesday, April 29, and Thursday, April 30, at the Wake … Read more

Listen to Wake Forest Police Department Shooting Dispatch Calls

The following two calls have been released by the Wake Forest Police Department concerning the shooting incident last night. David William Johnson was fatally shot following contact by two Wake Forest Police Officers. The shooting occurred near The Factory. According to information provided, Wake Forest Police were asked to look for David William Johnson following … Read more

Update: Two Officers Involved in Shooting on Grandmark Street

Just before 9:30 p.m. Wednesday evening two Wake Forest Police officers were involved in a shooting incident along Grandmark Street in the vicinity of The Factory, 1839 S. Main St. The suspect has been identified as David William Johnson, 2545 Spring Oaks Way, Raleigh. Johnson, 18, was transported to WakeMed where he died from gunshot … Read more

Two Wake Forest Police Officers Involved in Shooting on Grandmark Street

Just before 9:30 p.m. last evening two Wake Forest Police officers were involved in a shooting incident along Grandmark Street outside The Factory, 1839 S. Main St. One adult white male was transported to Wake Med. His name and the nature of his injuries are not available for release at this time. The department is … Read more

Officer-Involved Shooting Reported at The Factory in Wake Forest

Wake Forest, N.C. — Two Wake Forest police officers were involved in a shooting at The Factory, a South Main Street shopping area, authorities said. Investigators have not released any information about the Wednesday night shooting. CPR was performed on the victim before he was was taken to WakeMed, authorities said. Neither officer was hurt. … Read more