The 2001 death of Kathleen Peterson of Durham and the murder trial and conviction of her husband Michael, will be the subject of documentary series "American Murder Mystery: The Staircase" on the Investigation Discovery (ID) channel in April.
Wednesday, March 21, 2018 The Durham Police Department is expanding its "Medicine Drop" program for a day on Friday by hosting collections at four pharmacies around town in partnership with Safe Kids North Carolina.
North Carolina officials asked to look into prison reform are focusing on low salaries and vacant positions in the wake of the escape attempt at Pasquotank Correctional Institution and other prison violence.
A prosecutor dismissed the charge of attempting to incite a riot against Thomas Lee Jeffries Monday, March 12, 2018. The charges were dismissed after a judge ruled a copy of the post couldn't be submitted into evidence.
Ledarius Samuel, 19, spent 376 days in jail after being charged in connection with a Jan. 12, 2017 fatal shooting on South Roxboro Street. His attorney says her client was elsewhere when the shooting occurred, and has video to prove it.