Garner Police Department News

UPDATE: Garner Police Searching for Wanted Person  -  Thursday, November 26, 2015
Garner Police have located 32yo Lavar T. Wright. He is currently in the Wake County Jail.

Garner Police Searching for Wanted Person  -  Wednesday, November 25, 2015
Garner Police are searching for a local man wanted for kidnapping and assault inflicting serious injury.

Garner Police Charge Two in Carjacking  -  Tuesday, October 27, 2015
Garner Police Investigators arrested one and are looking for the second suspect in the October 7th carjacking in the 800 block of Calico Creek Dr.

Garner Police Make Arrest in Fatal Crash  -  Friday, October 23, 2015
Garner Police arrested 22yo Javier Orlando Alvarez-Lopez of Wake County. He was charged with Driving While Impaired and Felony Death by Motor Vehicle.

News Conference Scheduled for 3pm Today  -  Monday, October 19, 2015
The Town of Garner and the Garner Police Department will hold a news conference at 3pm today in front of the new police department, 912 7th Avenue.

Garner PD Investigating Early Morning Accident  -  Thursday, October 08, 2015
Update: Power is back on at U.S. 70 and Mechanical Blvd. People should continue to use an alternate route for 401 and Mechanical Blvd.

Garner PD Investigating Early Morning Accident  -  Thursday, October 08, 2015
Garner Police are investigating a traffic accident at the intersection of Hwy 401 and Mechanical Blvd. All lanes going into Raleigh are currently blocked.

Update to Common Law Robbery  -  Thursday, September 17, 2015
Crime has been determined to be a felony larceny instead of a common law robbery.

Police Investigate Multiple Car Break-ins  -  Wednesday, September 16, 2015
Garner police officers are investigating approximately 10 motor vehicle break-ins occurring in the areas of Forest Hills Apts. and Lorraine Village overnight. In these break-ins, the vehicles were unlocked and the suspect(s) took items left in the car such as loose change, wallets, and other smaller items of value.

Update to Common Law Robbery  -  Wednesday, September 16, 2015
UPDATE: Garner police investigators have identified and interviewed the individual in the photos from yesterdays incident. The investigation is on-going, and no charges have been filed.