Deputies Find Burglary Suspect Hiding In Crawlspace

PRINCETON - A man who allegedly tried to break into a Princeton home was found by Johnston County deputies hiding in the crawl space. On...

Drivers Injured In West Smithfield Collision

Two people were injured in a two vehicle collision on Wilson's Mills Road near Daughtry Street in West Smithfield.  Smithfield Police, Smithfield Fire and...

Johnston County COVID-19 Alert Notification System

The Johnston County Public Health Department announced this afternoon they do not have a waiting list for the general public to receive the COVID-19...

Classic Car Stolen And Damaged During Joyride

A limited production car stolen during a break-in has been recovered but not before it was damaged by the suspects.  In the early morning...

Cocaine Found During Princeton Traffic Stop, JCSO Says

A 34 year-old man was arrested on felony charges after suspected cocaine was allegedly found in his possession during a traffic stop.   Joseph Aurelio...

Felon Who Fled From Deputies Had Loaded Gun, Numerous Narcotics In Vehicle

A convicted felon who fled from Johnston County deputies is being held on a $2 million bond.  On Dec. 21st, SAFE Team deputies pulled...

Woman Who Used 15 Year-Old Daughter To Sell Meth Sentenced To Federal Prison

PRINCETON - A woman who used her teenage daughter to sell methamphetamine to a confidential informant working with law enforcement last year in Princeton...

Selma Police Renew Efforts To Find Man Last Seen In 2019

Selma Police are renewing their efforts to find a missing 22 year-old man.  Francisco Cruz-Palacios was last seen around June 16, 2019 at an...

Two Patrol Cars Damaged During High Speed Chase

Two patrol cars belonging to the Johnston County Sheriff's Office were damaged during a high speed chase this afternoon (Monday). A Johnston County SAFE Team...

NCDOT Awards Johnston County Repaving Contract

Contract worth $3.7 million SMITHFIELD – Smoother roads are coming to portions of Johnston County, after the N.C. Department of Transportation recently awarded a $3.7...