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    Citizen Fingerprinting Location Moving September 1

    The services for Citizen Fingerprinting will be moved from the Public Safety Center on 725 N. Cherry St. to the Alexander R. Beaty Public Safety Training and Support Center located at 1200 N. Patterson Ave. effective September 1, 2019. Read more...
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    Public Safety Drive-Thru Fall Festival

    The Winston-Salem Police Department will have the 4th annual Public Safety Drive-Thru Festival event. This is a free event for all children and their families. Our hope is to promote a safe and fun way for families to trick or treat, Read more...
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    National Domestic Violence Awareness Month

    October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. What is Domestic Violence? Domestic Violence is the willful intimidation that refers to physical, verbal, psychological, sexual, including emotional and financial abuse by one person against another. Read more...
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    Winston-Salem Police Department has joined Neighbors

    Your neighborhood just got safer now that the WSPD can work with Neighbors app users. Learn more...
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    Police Awarded Strategies in Policing Innovation Grant and Implement Real Time Crime Center

    The Winston-Salem Police Department was recently awarded $700,000 through a U.S. Department of Justice/Bureau of Justice Assistance grant opportunity. Eligibility for this competitive, open-bid solicitation included local, state, and federal-law Read more...