Kernersville News Article 9-12-2017 Members of the Kernersville Police Department are seeking voluntary compliance from local residents to help eliminate ongoing loitering issues along South Main Street. Sgt. D.T. Wemyss said officers have been working closely with businesses in the area of New Market Plaza on South Main Street to address growing concerns associated with … Continued


2017 Police Day Camp

  Every year the Kernersville Police Department hosts a Police Day Camp. This program is coordinated by our School Resource Officer Unit and consists of kids that attend our local community schools. The officers are grateful to all of the people who donated funds to help keep this program running. It is a great way … Continued


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Auto theft and auto break in’s

CRIME ALERT The Kernersville Police Department took multiple reports over the weekend of theft from motor vehicles and larceny of motor vehicles. We are working very hard to apprehend the offender(s) but we need your help to reduce the opportunity for them to commit these offenses. A HIGH PERCENTAGE OF THESE CARS WERE UNLOCKED! Please … Continued


Spirit Night at Chick-Fil-A

The Kernersville Police Department will be attending Spirit Night with the Kernersville Chamber of Commerce on March 28th, 2017. This event works to support Kernersville Cares for Kids. Please feel free to join our School Resource Officer Unit as they will be present to answer questions or enjoy friendly conversation.


News / Informational update 3-10-2017

News Although our motor vehicle breaking and entering’s are down, we are still seeing continued problems in our neighboring jurisdictions. Both Winston-Salem and the Forsyth Co. have been reporting Residential burglaries and some motor vehicle theft or motor vehicle larcenies from unlocked cars. The popular point of entry is to the basements or at the … Continued


NC Special Olympics Law Enforcement Torch Run 2016 Awards

The Kernersville Police Department was blessed to receive multiple awards at this year’s North Carolina Special Olympics conference in Pinehurst. During 2016 the department was able to reach a total of $27,970 in funds raised. This is the highest amount the department has ever been able to raise for kids with special needs in the … Continued


Crime Alert Auto B & E’s

The Kernersville Police Department and surrounding areas, is seeing an increase in automotive breaking and entering’s. This is predominantly occurring in our neighborhood communities, although it can be in shopping centers too. Investigations revealed that the vast majority of all these auto B & E’s occurred to vehicles that were left unlocked. The Kernersville Police … Continued


School Bus & School Zone Safety

As the start of the new school year approaches, the Kernersville Police Department reminds the motoring public to be alert for children walking to and from school, as well as children walking to and from school bus stops and/or children getting on and off the school bus. As of January 1st, 2016 North Carolina school … Continued


Honeybee Festival

KPD is at the Honeybee Fest today! Stop by and see us. Stay hydrated ’cause it is getting warm!


South Main Street Construction

The Kernersville Police Department would like to inform the citizens of Kernersville that the construction in the area of South Main Street and Old Winston Road has reached a point in construction where they can no longer excavate the onsite rock by mechanical means. Therefore, they will have to blast excavate the remaining rock. Their … Continued