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Public Safety

Can I have a firearm in my possession on my own property if I have consumed alcohol? You asked!

How many citations are issued for driving without headlights on? You asked!

Why is the no stopping, standing or parking rule not enforced at Wilmington International Airport? You asked!

If two people get in a altercation, can both parties press charges? You asked!

What do I have to do legally to keep anyone from carrying a concealed or open firearm on my private property? You asked!

Why is no sanitation rating posted at Great American Cookies at Independence Mall?

Whom do you call when a neighbor is burning leaves and a “No Burning Advisory” has been issued? You asked!

How can I see a 911 call made in my neighborhood? You asked!

How many people have been killed in accidents on the Cape Fear Memorial Bridge? You asked!

Who or what trains future Wilmington police officers? You asked!

Can I ride a motorcycle trike if I have a two-wheel (regular motorcycle license) without being retested? You asked!

How do I dispose of sharps (medication needles)?

Is requiring a dog license a state law or left to the discretion of counties? You asked!

What is the crime rate for the towns of Carolina and Kure Beach? You asked!

Could you provide statewide figures for gun permits and concealed carry permits? You asked!

Has Park Avenue ever flooded? You asked!

Can a gun shop and repair business fire a gun in the city limits? You asked!

Can you carry a visible gun in North Carolina that’s registered to someone else? You asked!

Does the city plan to tear down dilapidated vacant homes around 11th and Dock streets? You asked!

Is it illegal for someone to paint their car with police emblems, a badge or ‘To protect and serve’? You asked!

Why were the “No Weapons Allowed” signs removed from an ABC store? You asked!

Is it against the law to shoot pellet guns in a townhouse complex? You asked!

Did the YMCA have fire insurance? You asked!

Do Wrightsville Beach police officers and police staff use personal cellphones? You asked!

Will the ‘Pedestrian Only’ signs be put back on the Hugh MacRae Park trail? You asked!

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