August 29, 2015

Henderson-Vance Crime Stoppers Annual Banquet September 17th, 2015

The Henderson-Vance Crime Stoppers will hold its annual fund raising banquet on Thursday, September 17th 2015 at the Vance Granville Community College Civic Center at 6:30 p.m. The keynote speaker will be Dr. Stefanie Williams, President of VGCC. Tickets are $10 each or a table for 8 for $100. The tables can be customized with a […]

Shooting in Henderson Highland Green Apartments, Reward Offered for Information

On August 3, 2015 around 12:21 AM officers with the Henderson Police Department responded to Highland Green Apartments, 111 S. Pinkston Street Henderson, NC in reference to shots being fired.  While in route, officers were advised that there was a 9 year-old female that was transported by a personal vehicle to a local medical facility […]

Attorney General Roy Cooper: “We buy homes” signs don’t provide the relief they promise

Scammers are trying to take advantage of struggling families by promising to buy homes for quick cash. These scammers send postcards and put out signs proclaiming, “We buy homes!” But rather than buying houses as advertised, most of these companies will try to convince you to sign over control of your home. The company then […]

Chestnut Street Shooting – Reward Offered For Info

On Wednesday, July 8, 2015, Henderson Police Officers responded to 601 N. Chestnut Street in response to a call of someone shot. Officers found Derrick Davis, 29, 857 Cherry Street, Henderson suffering from a gunshot wound. Davis was transported to Maria Parham Medical center for treatment of injuries. A second individual Niya Askew, 16, 1465 […]

Heroin Trafficker Sentenced

Robert Korey White

On Tuesday, July 30, 2014, members of the Henderson Police Department Criminal Investigation Division and the North Carolina State Bureau of Investigation arrested Robert-Korey White, 31, 666 Vance Street, Henderson. White was charged with one count of trafficking heroin. White was charged after a traffic stop in which officers located 150 bricks(7,500 dosage units) of […]

Arrest Made in Attempted Murder

David Lee Davis

On Thursday, July 2, 2015, members of the Henderson Police Department responded to 1141 East Andrews Avenue in Henderson in response to someone being shot. When officers arrived, they found Ronald Williams, 37, 1923 Nicholas Street, Henderson suffering from a gunshot wound. Williams was transported by emergency service personnel to Maria Parham Medical Center for […]

Henderson Vance Crime Stoppers Crimes of the Month (Rewards Offered for Info)

Robbery Case: On May 27, 2015 at approximately 8:55 pm. Henderson Police Department officers responded to Walgreens 1411 Oxford Road Henderson, in reference to a armed robbery. Upon arrival officers talked to an employee who stated that a white male heavy set had a hand gun and robber the pharmacy of drugs. The Henderson Police Department encourages anyone with […]

Marijuana Growing Operation Raided

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On Tuesday, June 30, 2015, members of the Henderson Police Department Special Operations Unit, N. C. State Bureau of Investigation, N. C. Alcohol Law Enforcement Agency, and the Vance County Sheriff’s Department executed a search warrant at 239 Country Acres Drive in Henderson. Officers dismantled a sophisticated indoor marijuana growing operation. Growing marijuana, grow lights, […]

Wake County Resident Arrested on Heroin Charges

John Gregory Smith

On Tuesday, June 23, 2015, members of the Henderson Police Department Special Operations Unit arrested a Wake County resident on heroin related charges. John Gregory Smith, 23, 488 Horace Baker Road, Zebulon was charged with one count of possession of heroin. Smith was placed in the Vance County Jail after failing to post a 20,000.00 […]

Attorney General Roy Cooper: Scammers Try to Exploit Travel Season

Many people hit the road in the summer, and crooks know it. Watch out for scammers posing as loved ones who run into trouble while traveling and need your money. Emails from overseas You get an email that appears to come from a friend or relative who says they were traveling overseas when disaster struck. […]