Registered Sex Offender From Johnston County Arrested In Florida

CLAYTON - A man on the NC Sex Offender Registry has been returned to Johnston County after his recent arrest in Florida. Jose Antonio...

Break-In Reported At Smithfield Car Lot

Four vehicles were broken into during a break-in discovered Wednesday at Worley Auto Sales at 2938 Highway 70 East of Smithfield. Johnston County deputies responded...

Police Investigating Break-In At Cricket Wireless

Smithfield Police discovered a break-in Tuesday morning at Cricket Wireless on Outlet Center Drive. Police located the break-in at 1:07am.  Someone had shattered the front...

Parents Charged After Naked Children Found In Motel Parking Lot

A couple reportedly living in a room at a Smithfield motel are facing several charges after law enforcement officers were initially summoned to a...

Police Arrest Remaining Suspects In Wilson’s Mills Break-In

Wilson's Mills Police announced Thursday they have apprehended all five suspects involved in a residential break-in.  Police release surveillance photos of the suspects Monday...

Smithfield Utility Customers Urged To Be Cautious Of Scammers

Town of Smithfield Utility Customers are urged to be cautious if receiving a telephone call or other communication regarding their utility bills. During this...

I-95 Traffic Stop Results In Largest Meth Seizure In Nash County History   

ROCKY MOUNT - This morning (Thursday), members of the Nash County Sheriff’s Office Governors Highway Safety Team conducted a traffic stop on I-95.  The...

Shoplifting Suspect Caught With Large Amount Of Cash, Over $3,300 Worth Of Drugs

A 33 year-old woman was reportedly caught with a large amount of cash and narcotics after Smithfield Police responded to a shoplifting call.  Officers...

Wilson’s Mills Police Identify Burglary Suspects

Wilson's Mills Police have identified all five suspects who reportedly broke into a mobile home last week stealing a safe, jewelry and cash.  Police...

Johnston County Deputy Cleared In Hotel Shooting

District Attorney Susan Doyle announced today a Johnston County deputy sheriff will not face any charges in the 2019 shooting of a man wanted...