Forest City Police Request ID assistance

The Forest City Police Department is seeking information as to the identity of a suspect who conducted a ‘Short Change’ scam at Wal-Mart on May 18, 2020 just before 4:00 p.m. The suspect conducted a transaction, then repeatedly asked for change. He…Read More »

Watch Out for COVID-19 Contact Tracing Scams

The NC Attorney General’s office has learned that scammers are posing as COVID-19 contact tracers to steal people’s money and personal information. While legitimate health officials in North Carolina may call you to complete COVID-19 contact tracing, they will NEVER ask you…Read More »

NC Deploys Natural Disaster Hotline During Pandemic

A poll by the American Psychiatric Association found more than 60% of Americans are experiencing stress and anxiety because of the coronavirus pandemic. (Adobe Stock) RALEIGH, N.C. — Many North Carolinians find themselves feeling grief, anxiety or depression these days, and experts…Read More »