N.C. Department of Public Safety, Author at Washington Daily News

Crime

N.C. prisons study finds better, safer outcomes with diversion program for offenders with mental illness

RALEIGH — New medical research from North Carolina’s prison system supports the use of alternative treatment for mentally ill offenders. Published today in the American ... Read more

by N.C. Department of Public Safety, Friday, October 1, 2021 9:54 am

Beaufort County

Application period opens for rent and utility assistance

RALEIGH – North Carolina’s emergency rental assistance program has opened a second application period for very low-income renters that are experiencing financial hardship due to ... Read more

by N.C. Department of Public Safety, Tuesday, May 18, 2021 2:17 pm

Beaufort County

State Highway Patrol Commander announces retirement

RALEIGH – The North Carolina Department of Public Safety today announced the retirement of Colonel Glenn M. McNeill, Jr. State Highway Patrol commander. Colonel McNeill ... Read more

by N.C. Department of Public Safety, Friday, February 26, 2021 12:25 pm

Scuppernong Reminder

State Highway Patrol to launch move over campaign 

RALEIGH – In an effort to increase the public’s awareness on the importance of moving over for public service vehicles, the State Highway Patrol is launching Move a Little/Save ... Read more

by N.C. Department of Public Safety, Tuesday, July 28, 2020 10:38 am

Scuppernong Reminder

N.C. Office of Recovery and Resiliency continues to stay on pace with spending federal disaster recovery funds

RALEIGH – The  N.C. Office of Recovery and Resiliency (NCORR) remains on pace with the delivery of Community Development Block Grant—Disaster Recovery funds to hurricane-impacted areas of the ... Read more

by N.C. Department of Public Safety, Wednesday, July 15, 2020 4:45 pm

Scuppernong Reminder

State opens homeowner application period for ReBuild NC storm recovery program

RALEIGH –Governor Roy Cooper has announced the opening of a new application period for homeowners who need assistance with home repairs due to damage from Hurricanes ... Read more

by N.C. Department of Public Safety, Friday, June 26, 2020 10:59 pm

Scuppernong Reminder

ReBuild NC Centers temporarily closed due to COVID-19 health risks

RALEIGH− ReBuild NC Centers throughout eastern North Carolina will be temporarily closed through at least April 1 based on COVID-19 public health guidelines issued by ... Read more

by N.C. Department of Public Safety, Tuesday, March 24, 2020 12:34 pm

Scuppernong Reminder

Public invited to comment on state’s plan for Hurricane Florence disaster recovery funds

RALEIGH− ReBuild NC is seeking public input on the state’s draft action plan for administering Hurricane Florence recovery funding provided to North Carolina through the ... Read more

by N.C. Department of Public Safety, Wednesday, February 26, 2020 1:11 pm

Hyde County

Recovery Center on Ocracoke Island to close Thursday

OCRACOKE – The Hurricane Dorian recovery center on Ocracoke Island will close Thursday at 4 p.m.  Residents needing recovery assistance should visit before then to ... Read more

by N.C. Department of Public Safety, Wednesday, November 6, 2019 1:08 pm