Wake Forest Police Department

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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 Forest residents from becoming victims …

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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 Forest Target, 12000 Retail Dr. …

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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 an alleged theft of a …

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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 wounds he sustained during the …

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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 following its customary protocols concerning …

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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. A viewer who lives in …

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Wake Forest Police Arrest New Jersey Murder Suspect on N. Taylor Street

Wake Forest Police have apprehended a suspect wanted for murder in New Jersey. Acting on a tip from the Raleigh Police Department, Wake Forest Police earlier today located Jaquil Johnson, 26, at 714 N. Taylor St. He was arrested without incident. Johnson is being held in the Wake County Detention Center. He is expected to be extradited to New Jersey …

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WFPD Say Who This Be?

The Wake Forest Police Department is asking for the public’s help identifying the subject shown in the surveillance camera image below. The individual is wanted for questioning in connection with a larceny that occurred April 19 at the Heritage Station Harris Teeter, 3638 Rogers Road. Anyone who believes they may recognize or know the whereabouts of this individual is encouraged …

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Wake Forest Weekend DWI Checkpoint Results

The Wake Forest Police Department conducted a DWI checkpoint in the area of the 200 block of the Dr. Calvin Jones Highway/NC 98 Bypass from 11 p.m. Friday, April 24, until 2 a.m. Saturday, April 25. Officers from the Holly Springs Police Department, Apex Police Department, Cary Police Department, Morrisville Police Department, Zebulon Police Department, Rolesville Police Department, Raleigh Police …

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DWI Checkpoint in Wake Forest This Weekend

The Wake Forest Police Department is coordinating a DWI checking station (checkpoint) this weekend. Other Wake County law enforcement agencies are expected to participate in the operation, along with additional state and local resources, as part of the Governor’s Highway Safety Program Multi-Agency task force. The task force is aimed at reducing impaired driving through enforcement efforts and public awareness. …

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