Wednesday, December 11, 2019 1:00 AM

Sheriff Gerald Baker's 173-page response to concerns raised by county manager

County leaders fired back late Thursday, standing by the memos and vowed to make sure the sheriff follows protocol.

Thursday, December 5, 2019 1:01 AM

ICE Illegal immigrant convicted of child sex crimes arrested after release by Wake County


The release goes on to state that, “Of the 489 detainers refused, those aliens accounted for 1,020 criminal charges and 407 convictions for offenses that include assaults, burglary, sex offenses, DUI, and homicide.”

Thursday, December 5, 2019 12:56 AM

Immigration officials say lack of cooperation by NC Sheriffs put public at risk

Thursday, December 5, 2019 12:55 AM

Durham police ask for help finding man charged with 19-year-old woman’s murder.


Durham police ask for help finding man charged with 19-year-old woman’s murder. Bryan Jose Guzman is an illegal immigrant, who released by Durham County Sheriff prior to the murder.

Sunday, November 3, 2019 7:23 PM

ICE - Wake County Sheriff

Sunday, November 3, 2019 3:03 PM

Doing What's Right

I will always do what’s right, even if I’m hated for it. I will always make decisions for what’s best for our community, regardless of what people think. I’m not perfect, but I will sacrifice for others. I will serve all people, regardless of race or religion. I will do these things because it’s what’s right and the American thing to do....

Sunday, November 3, 2019 3:02 PM

Gun Violence

How are those "orange" shirts working out for you? Murder and Gun Violence has increased in a majority of your districts. The perception of ending gun violence is totally different than actually ending gun violence. Stop putting politics over public safety.

Sunday, November 3, 2019 3:01 PM

ICE - Community Safety

It is safer for everyone if ICE takes custody of an alien in the controlled environment of another law enforcement agency as opposed to an alien’s home, workplace or other public area. Arresting a criminal in the safety, security & privacy of a jail is always the best option.

Sunday, November 3, 2019 2:58 PM

ICE - Wake County Sheriff

Here is an example of a foreign national with an active ICE detainer who has been detained for serious criminal offenses in NC’s Wake County. The only way a person is subject to an ICE detainer is if they are handcuffed & arrested for a crime committed in the local community.

Saturday, October 12, 2019 10:31 PM

Wake County manager expresses frustration over Wake sheriff's spending

Saturday, October 12, 2019 10:21 PM

Sheriff's Office Gave Jobs to Unqualified Workers

Saturday, October 12, 2019 9:59 PM

Wake County Leaders Raise Concerns

Saturday, October 12, 2019 9:51 PM

Alcohol and Marijuana Breathalyzer

Law enforcement faces new challenges. Marijuana is currently legal in 30 States. This device will allow Law Enforcement to detect the presence of Marijuana in an individuals system through a breathalyzer instrument. This will assist with enforcement and keep impaired drivers off our roadways.

Friday, October 11, 2019 2:09 AM

Total Criminal Charges & Convictions - Declined by NC Sheriffs

Friday, October 11, 2019 1:53 AM

Deputy Sheriff Vacancies

Friday, October 11, 2019 1:39 AM

Wake County Sheriff Memos

Friday, September 20, 2019 1:23 AM

Transparency? Accountability?


A Wake County Deputy & Apex Police Officer fired their weapons, striking the suspect five times, according to an autopsy. Both were justified and cleared by the District Attorney. However, Wake County Sheriff's (PIO) Eric Curry denied any involvement....

Friday, September 20, 2019 1:18 AM

FOIA Request

I finally received some of my FOIA request from the Wake County Sheriff's Office. Remember the storm where it was reported they declined to help other agencies? Well, they denied that happened. Well, here's proof.

Friday, September 20, 2019 12:36 AM

Refusing to Assist other Agencies

Wednesday, September 11, 2019 3:08 AM

New Staff Changes

Wednesday, September 11, 2019 2:57 AM

Wake County Budget 2020

Wednesday, September 11, 2019 1:22 AM

Never Forget 9/11

Today our nation remembers the stories and faces of those we lost 18 years ago on 9/11—and we will never forget the sacrifices of the police officers, firefighters, and first responders who risked everything to save others.

Thursday, August 29, 2019 6:52 PM

CBS 17's Kelly Kennedy's exchange with Wake County Sheriff Baker

Tuesday, August 20, 2019 1:28 AM

North Carolinas first behavioral health unit opens in Charlotte jail


I would like to have something similar implemented in Wake County. 

Monday, August 12, 2019 1:05 AM

Speech - NC Art Museum - Sean Ingram Academy

Sunday, August 11, 2019 11:10 PM

Sheriff Baker - Revista Latina NC


Sheriff Baker discusses Faith ID and not cooperating with ICE (287G).

Thursday, August 8, 2019 1:27 AM

Less Than Lethal Option

The BolaWrap™ 100 is a hand-held remote restraint device that discharges an 8 foot bola style Kevlar® tether at 640 feet per second to entangle a subject at a range of 10-25 feet.

Monday, August 5, 2019 1:46 AM


Monday, August 5, 2019 1:45 AM

Family Safety Plan

Make sure you develop a safety plan with your family. This includes having a fully charged cell phone, an exit strategy, create a meeting place, be aware of your surroundings, report suspicious activity, place barriers between you and the threat, run or hide, and fight back when necessary.

Saturday, July 27, 2019 8:15 PM

Raleigh Police Chief Cassandra Deck-Brown

Monday, July 22, 2019 2:30 AM

Speech - Hope Connection International

Tuesday, July 2, 2019 1:41 AM

Brave Wake County Employee


Thursday, June 20, 2019 7:57 PM

Letter Sent to Senior Welfare Check Program Members

Wednesday, June 19, 2019 1:55 AM

Wake County Sheriff Ends Senior Welfare Check Program

Monday, June 10, 2019 2:44 AM

ICE - Domestic Dispute - 9 Hour Stand Off

Monday, June 10, 2019 1:53 AM

Policy Changes - Tasers

While Law Enforcement is advancing with technology to prevent deadly force encounters, the current Wake County Sheriff is reverting to “batons” and ”hand-to-hand combat.” This new policy will not only lead to more deadly force encounters, but puts his Deputies at greater risk of injury.

Monday, June 10, 2019 1:49 AM

Jail Issues

Shyann Althea Newsome, charged with Assault LEO, Serious Injury, Attempt escape from local Wake County Jail. The abolished DRT team would have quickly responded and helped these officers. Now they are seriously injured as a result of the Wake County Sheriff's policies.

Wednesday, May 8, 2019 12:52 AM

Public Safety Concerns

The Wake County Sheriff’s office has lost many Veteran officers since the new sheriff took office in December. Some fired, some demoted and others have resigned. Many say the number of officers now working each Patrol shift has decreased by as much as Half of what it was just a few months ago. Several of the deputies that have resigned say the lack of personnel has created both officer and public safety concerns.

Sunday, May 5, 2019 4:56 PM

Wake Sheriff Dismantles Detention Response Team


Friday, May 3, 2019 1:32 AM

Wake County Sheriff - Accountability?

Friday, May 3, 2019 1:28 AM

Group Issue Demands to Wake County Sheriff

Friday, May 3, 2019 1:03 AM

Wake County Sheriff Implements Faith ID

Friday, May 3, 2019 1:01 AM

Misplaced Priorities

Monday, April 15, 2019 3:45 PM

Wake County Sheriff Baker's Financial Problems

Saturday, April 13, 2019 10:31 PM

Wake County Sheriff Baker - LGBT Groups React to Anti-Gay Comments

Saturday, April 13, 2019 9:05 PM

Wake County Sheriff's Office - EEOC

Thursday, April 11, 2019 4:05 PM

Wake County Sheriff - Officer Safety

Sunday, April 7, 2019 6:49 PM

Wake County Sheriff - Memorandum

Thursday, March 14, 2019 2:50 PM

Half of Wake County’s recent legal settlements involve sheriff’s office

Between 2014 and 2018, Wake County entered into nine financial settlements, ranging from $1,310 to $250,000. Of those, five involved the Wake ty Sheriff’s Office. The total payout was more than $560,000.

Between 2014 and 2018, Wake County entered into nine financial settlements, ranging from $1,310 to $250,000. Of those, five involved the Wake County Sheriff’s Office. The total payout was more than $560,000.

Friday, February 8, 2019 3:39 PM

ICE defends NC raids, saying Sheriffs releasing dangerous individuals

Thursday, January 24, 2019 7:41 PM

Former Deputy Wants Clarity

Monday, January 21, 2019 11:44 PM

Wake Sheriff Discusses Staff Changes

Tuesday, January 15, 2019 8:44 PM

Wake County Fraternal Order of Police Statement

Tuesday, January 15, 2019 8:16 PM

Whistle Blowers

Sunday, January 13, 2019 5:06 PM

Wake County Sheriff - Staff Changes

Monday, January 7, 2019 10:50 PM

Wake County Sheriff Defends Controversial Promotion

Monday, January 7, 2019 10:47 PM

Wake County Sheriff's Office - Fires, Demotes, & Transfers Employees

Monday, January 7, 2019 10:44 PM

Wake County Fraternal Order of Police - Press Statement

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