Two Arrested After Drugs, Shotgun Found In Car, Police Say

Two people were arrested by Smithfield Police during a weekend traffic stop that resulted in the seizure of narcotics with a potential street value...

Smithfield Man Arrested For Felony Marijuana Possession

Smithfield Police reportedly seized 115 grams of marijuana during a traffic stop.  Around 2:00pm Sunday, police were called to investigate a suspicious vehicle in a...

Drive Thru Worker Assaulted With Hamburger, Police Say

An employee at a local fast food restaurant says a customer in the drive thru assaulted her with a hamburger. The incident was reported Wednesday...

Mayor Proclaims “American Legion Week” In Smithfield

Earlier this week, Mayor Andy Moore signed a proclamation honoring the 100th Anniversary of the American Legion and recognizing the week “which includes March...

Smithfield Native Performs For Sailors On Deployment

U.S. Navy Lt. Cody Walker, left, from Smithfield, North Carolina, and Lt. Cmdr. James Trogden, from Mines City, Montana, perform for Sailors on the...

Police Investigating Alleged Rape

Smithfield Police confirmed today (Wednesday) they are investigating the alleged rape of a Selma teenager. The victim told police the incident happened at an undisclosed...

5 Arrested During Smithfield Drug Search Warrant

Five people were arrested, four on drug charges, during a raid at a home on Forbes Drive on Monday afternoon. Smithfield Police Captain R. Sheppard...

Town Of Smithfield Considering New Tethering Ordinance

Due to numerous requests from citizens, Chief of Police Keith Powell says the Smithfield Police Department is looking at a new tethering ordinance.   The police...

Meth Found In Jail Cell

Two inmates in the Johnston County Jail are facing additional charges after a routine check of their cell reportedly uncovered a small bag of...

Neuse Charter Robotics Team Participates In State Championship

Neuse Charter School's FTC robotics team, NUSA, participated in the NC state championship tournament on Saturday, March 2rd. The team finished 5th of 36 teams...