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Mount Olive Police officers were doing a license check point at N.C. Highway 55 and Country Club Road when a juvenile pulled up without a license and sped off.
Highway Patrol has confirmed two people were killed in a head-on collision on I-95 Thursday afternoon.
Eric Miller, WRAL reporter
North Carolina highway patrol said both drivers were transported to a local hospital with unknown injuries.
Vacant positions across state government -- at 10-year highs in many departments -- have left a growing population with spotty services. State agencies are trying new ways to recruit and retain workers in a tricky job market, and they're hoping legislators approve a budget that will boost pay for state workers.
Paul Specht, WRAL state government reporter
The Highway Patrol says Anna Amaya was ultimately arrested for resisting arrest, failure to show ID and not wearing a seatbelt.
WRAL News asked the North Carolina State Highway Patrol about video circulating on social media that show a trooper pulling his gun during a traffic stop.
Chelsea Donovan, WRAL reporter
The bus was sideswipped on East Geer Street in Durham near Summerlin Road. There were 26 students on board at the time of the accident.
Eric Miller, WRAL multimedia journalist
The Highway Patrol reports 13 people were seriously hurt and seven people died in pursuits in 2022, including two innocent passengers involved in a crash in Johnston County in May.
A man was in custody Monday night after leading a trooper on a high-speed chase on U.S. Highway 64.
Gov. Roy Cooper has responded to a controversial stop from a high-speed chase conducted by the North Carolina State Highway Patrol.
Cullen Browder, WRAL anchor/reporter
WRAL News asked Governor Roy Cooper to respond to dash cam video of a high-speed chase and ensuing arrest we obtained through a court order.
Following a tip, WRAL Investigates obtained dash camera videos from several North Carolina State Highway Patrol cruisers following a high-speed chase and high-intensity arrest back in October.
Following a tip, WRAL investigates obtained dash camera videos from several North Carolina state highway patrol cruisers following a high speed chase and high intensity arrest back in October.
Cullen Browder, WRAL investigative reporter
A North Carolina state trooper is being called a hero for saving a 9-week-old baby's life.
A traffic stop in Kinston saved a life and the child's family is saying 'thank you' to a state trooper.
Four people, including two Wake County High Schoolers, were killed Sunday in a crash involving a wrong-way driver on U.S. Highway 70 Bypass.
The agency that keeps North Carolina safe is struggling to find enough people to do the job. Vacancy rates at the Department of Public Safety - from troopers who patrol the roads to officers who guard the prisons - are in the double digits, with thousands of positions going unfilled.
A North Carolina state trooper shot and injured a kidnapping suspect Wednesday morning on Interstate 40 in Burke County.
The president of the North Carolina Troopers Association said violent crime is "at an all-time high" when he announced that his organization would be endorsing U.S. Rep. Ted Budd in North Carolina's U.S. Senate race. PolitiFact checks that claim.
Paul Specht, PolitiFact reporter
The North Carolina State Highway Patrol is once again in the nationwide Best Looking Cruiser contest.
A man will serve at least 34 years in prison for shooting a State Highway Patrol trooper in 2019.
Sydney Franklin, WRAL multiplatform producer
The State Highway Patrol's speed enforcement campaign is underway across North Carolina, and officials said it is an effort to save lives.
Nia Harden, WRAL reporter
A Smithfield police officer who joined in a police chase Saturday night crashed into a truck while speeding through an intersection
John Payne, WRAL photojournalist
A North Carolina State Highway Patrol trooper was sentenced to three years in prison after pleading guilty to charges related to dealing firearms without a license.