Rocky Mount






Man sets room on fire at Rocky Mount motel

On Tuesday 6/12 around 10:25am ALVIN LEE WHITAKER 62, set a laundry basket on fire in a room at the Motel 6 at 1379 N Wesleyan Blvd in Rocky Mount. The fire damaged the carpet and parts of the room. WHITAKER was placed in Nash County Jail and…


MAY 2018 CRIME RUN DOWN – Rocky Mount

DATE ADDRESS CRIME  5/1/2018 200 BLOCK OF CUNNINGHAM DR LARCENY 5/1/2018 1100 BLOCK OF WESTERN AVE BREAKING AND ENTERING TO VEHICLE 5/1/2018 1100 BLOCK OF PINEHURST DR LARCENY 5/1/2018 900 BLOCK OF PINEHAVEN DR BREAKING AND ENTERING TO RESIDENCE 5/1/2018 400 BLOCK OF CRAIG ST DAMAGE TO REAL…


Crime takes a slight drop in May – Rocky Mount

During the month of May 2018 overall crime took a slight drop in Rocky Mount. Incidents involving guns were cut in half. 5 people were injured in shootings, down from the previous month of 7. Shootings into occupied dwellings are down by half at 5 vs 10 in…


RMPD investigating weekend Homicide

We first reported a shooting on Cleveland St on Saturday at 445PM. A person was shot in the back. RMPD arrived on scene and started investigating. EMS Transported Jamal Rashad Harris 31 to the hospital where he later passed away. RMPD is following up on leads and witness…


Boost Mobile in Rocky Mount broken into

Overnight the Boost Mobile located at 783 Word Plaza in Rocky Mount was broken in. Phones were stolen. The front glass was damaged. If you have any information on this break in please contact RMPD 972-1411.    


Pregnant woman shot – Rocky Mount

Around Midnight on Tuesday/Wednesday a Pregnant Woman was shot in the shoulder in the area of E Grand and N Church St. The woman is ok and so is the baby. RMPD is investigating. If you have any information please contact RMPD 972-1411