Woman charged with DWI

LAURINBURG – A Laurinburg woman with a revoked license for DWI was arrested for driving while impaired on Monday.Terrell Williams, 33, of Madera...

September 28th, 2017 |  


Scotland couple is jailed on child sexual abuse charges

Scotland couple is jailed on child sexual abuse charges

LAURINBURG – A Scotland County couple have been arrested on numerous child sex abuse charges stemming from an investigation initiated by the Dep...

September 28th, 2017 |  


Inmate attacked with knife

LAURINBURG – A prison inmate was sent to the hospital following an attack Sunday.The victim, Harris Emanuel Ford, 44, was transported to Scotlan...

September 26th, 2017 |  


Police say mom, daughter shoot at car after fight

Police say mom, daughter shoot at car after fight

LAURINBURG – A fight at a local restaurant ended in the arrest of a mother and daughter in conection with a drive-by shooting Thursday afternoon. ...

September 25th, 2017 updated: September 25th, 2017. |  


Student arrested with gun at Shaw

Student arrested with gun at Shaw

WAGRAM – The Scotland County Sheriff’s Office arrested a student at Shaw Academy on Tuesday for having weapons on school grounds.Caleb Jal...

September 21st, 2017 |  


Man arrested after short chase

Man arrested after short chase

LAURINBURG – A Laurinburg man was arrested on drug charges Wednesday after he led police on a short chase.Police said a patrol officer saw Chris...

September 15th, 2017 |  


Crime report

ShootingLAURINBURG – Police were called to South Pine Street Wednesday concerning shots fired.Two adults and a juvenile reported to police that ...

September 15th, 2017 |  


Report: Scotland jail cleared in death

LAURINBURG – The Scotland County Detention Center has been cleared in an investigation into the death of an inmate in January.The State Bureau o...

September 15th, 2017 |  


Scotland County sheriff turns to web to solve crime

LAURINBURG – Scotland County Sheriff’s Office is embracing the internet to help solve thefts and is calling in the Board of Commissioners ...

September 14th, 2017 |  


Crime report

Break inLAURINBURG – A resident of Douglas Street reported to police on Monday that someone broke into his 1999 Buick Regal and stole a Taurus 4...

September 12th, 2017 |