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The City of New Bern

The city of New Bern announced that its new assistant city manager will be current Havelock police chief Marvin Williams. PRE’s Meredith Radford has more. 


Governor Roy Cooper signed an Executive Order to allow some law enforcement training classes to continue during the pandemic, according to a

A human bone was discovered at a dog park in Rocky Mount, according to multiple North Carolina news outlets. The bone, which the police say is estimated to be close to 100 years old, was found at Best Friend’s Dog Park Wednesday morning. The Rocky Mount Police Department partnered with the State Bureau of Investigation and a Forensic Anthropologist from East Carolina University. Police said they will continue to investigate. 

Googe Earth

Jacksonville Police are aggressively issuing citations to drivers who block major intersections during busy commuter periods along Lejeune Boulevard.  Sarah Finch has more.

Motorists in Jacksonville are all too familiar with traffic congestion, especially around Camp Lejeune in the morning and afternoon. And the problem didn’t get any better when the Marine Corp base closed one of their gates on May 27th.  Camp Lejeune Public Affairs Director Nat Fahy says they shut down the gate for security reasons, and to free up military personnel to manage other base entrances.

We explore how law enforcement officers in eastern North Carolina are using body cameras, from urban areas to rural towns.