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Onslow Co.- Ten fast facts to know preparing for Hurricane Dorian

Ten quick bites of information to know ahead of Hurricane Dorian. From school closings, shelters, landfill hours, free pet supplies and how to receive alerts.

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Operation Firecracker kicked off the Booze it & Lose It Campaign this week

Onslow County Sheriff Hans Miller said on Tuesday afternoon, “Our goal is prevention, we want all citizens to use common sense and reach their destinations safely.”
The Onslow County Sheriff’s Office will be deploying its DWI Task Force in high crash and high DWI areas across the county. Community members should expect increased high visibility enforcement.

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Accident involving a Head Start school bus this morning at an intersection of Cow Horn Road

At approximately 7:00 a.m. on May 2, 2019, Head Start Bus 8616 was involved in an accident at the intersection of Cow Horn Road and Comfort Highway. District transportation staff and EMS were immediately notified and responded to the scene. There were two students on board the bus at the time of the accident. They were evaluated on site by first responders and then released to

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Telephone scams are on the rise in Onslow County

Onslow County Sheriffs Office issued a press release this morning warning citizens to be aware of an increase in reports of telephone scams. During the last week of April 2019, the Onslow County Sheriff’s Office has again received reports about a telephone SCAM that some Onslow County citizens have received. Sheriff Miller and his staff want to ensure that all

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A Richlands man wanted for conditions violating his probation was arrested on charges for meth and heroin last week

Onslow County Sheriff’s Office Drug Enforcement Detectives arrested a man who was wanted for violating conditions of his probation. Matthew Paul Csokasy, 28-years-old of Old Fountain Road in Richlands, was taken into custody March 27, 2019 in the parking lot of Friendly Mart on Hwy 258. Upon the arrest, detectives located approximately (18) grams of crystal meth, (1/2) gram of

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Man arrested for felony charges for tractor equipment theft from a Jacksonville residence

A man in jail for unrelated charges, was arrested for stealing heavy equipment from a job site. On March 27, 2019, Onslow County Sheriff’s Office Uniformed Patrol responded to a residence on Holly Grove Court in Jacksonville for a report that a tractor and sod roller were stolen. Onslow County Sheriff’s Office Detectives received a tip from a citizen that

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OCSO seeks help identifying woman in two counterfeit bill cases

Onslow County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help identifying a female wanted for questioning in two separate counterfeit bill cases. On March 5, 2019, a black female made a small purchase at the Family Dollar Store on Burgaw Hwy and handed the cashier a hundred-dollar bill. Then on March 6, 2019 the same female made a small purchase

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OCSO asks for public help identifying a woman for questioning for burglary

Onslow County Sheriff’s Office detectives are asking for the public’s help identifying a female wanted for questioning in a residential burglary in the Rhodestown area. On March 5, 2019, Onslow County Sheriff’s Office uniformed patrol responded to a residence at the intersection of Rhodestown Road and Hwy 258 for a report of a burglary that occurred in the early morning

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Onslow County man arrested for assaulting his mother

An Onslow County man is in jail for robbing and assaulting his mother. On February 20, 2019, Onslow County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to Kinston Hwy in Richlands for a report of a domestic violence incident. Upon arrival, the victim reported that her son, Matthew Scott Ramsey assaulted her after she didn’t give him money. Ramsey then robbed her at

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Fraud suspects sought by JPD for numerous accounts across the city and county

(02/25/19)- The Jacksonville Police Department is asking for your help in identifying the men in the attached photographs. There are four photos. They are wanted in the questioning of numerous frauds reported in the City and County. They were last seen driving an Infinity Q60 two door coupe type vehicle. If you know the identity of these subjects please contact

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Richlands man sentenced to 7 to 9 years on a number of drug related charges

Bradley Wayne Burgess, 28-years-old of Nine Mile Road in Richlands was arrested by Onslow County Sheriff’s Office Drug Enforcement Unit on November 2, 2017 and charged with: Possession with Intent to Manufacture/Sell/Deliver Methamphetamine Manufacture Methamphetamine (2) Counts Sell/Deliver Schedule II Controlled Substance Felony Conspiracy Possession of Drug Paraphernalia Today in Onslow County superior court, Burgess was convicted after a two-and-a-half

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UPDATE: Total of three now charged in break in and theft at a local tobacco shop.

In the early morning hours of January 5, 2019, Onslow County Sheriff’s Office uniformed patrol responded to 2&1 Vape and Cigar Tobacco Shop located at 5137 Richlands Highway for a business alarm call. Deputies discovered that the store had been broken into and a number of items were stolen. Upon further investigation, detectives were able to identify a suspect through

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