Scotland County drivers schooled on bus safety

Scotland County drivers schooled on bus safety

LAURINBURG – The sheriff’s office and the Scotland County Schools have done their homework in preparation for the new school year.The two ...

August 31st, 2017 |  


Two arrested after Laurinburg police chase

Two arrested after Laurinburg police chase

LAURINBURG – The theft of a Wi-Fi router from Walmart ended in a high-speed chase and the arrest of two men, according to police.The driver, Fre...

August 31st, 2017 |  


U.S. Marshals capture suspected shooter

U.S. Marshals capture suspected shooter

LAURINBURG —A Laurinburg man suspected in an assault on an officer and in a separate shooting has been captured by US Marshals.Phillip John Grah...

August 30th, 2017 |  


Crime report

Break inLAURINBURG – A resident of Hasty Road reported to police on Monday that someone broke into her 2012 Chrysler 200 and stole $5 cash from ...

August 30th, 2017 |  


Police look for shooter

LAURINBURG – Police are looking for a man who stole a gun and used it to shoot at the weapon’s owner.The victim, Fitzgerald Evans of Lauri...

August 28th, 2017 |  


Maxton man assaulted

LAURINBURG – Police are looking for two men who attacked a Maxton resident on Vance Street over the weekend.The officers arrived to find Dorien ...

August 28th, 2017 |  


Crime report

Break inGIBSON – A resident of Church Street reported to the sheriff’s office on Friday that someone broke into three cars parked in the y...

August 28th, 2017 |  


Scotland deputies: Daughter stole mom’s retirement checks

Scotland deputies: Daughter stole mom’s retirement checks

WAGRAM – A Virginia woman is accused of stealing more than $87,000 from her 83-year-old mother living in Scotland County.Barbara Terry McDougald...

August 28th, 2017 updated: August 28th, 2017. |  


Crime report

FraudLAUREL HILL− A resident of Tabernacle Road reported to the sheriff’s office on Wednesday that someone used his identity to obtain a c...

August 25th, 2017 |  


More than 20 cited in Booze It and Lose It

More than 20 cited in Booze It and Lose It

LAURINBURG –The local Booze It and Lose it campaign saw more than 20 drivers cited over the weekend, according to the Scotland County Sheriff...

August 25th, 2017 |