"When you have old charges it's a lot of red tape you have to go through," said Charles Powell, who has two DWI charges dating back to 2006.
Crime Judges in Haywood and Stanly counties approve secret settlements involving public agencies. SAVE NOW We monitor our lines with a 24 hour call center to make your experience a safe and pleasurable one.— Nearly a thousand people registered over the last week to have their records expunged.13, 2016, after hearing what many people thought were gunshots. Crime More than 150 inmates have died in North Carolina's county jails in the past five years, many of them suicides and a third of them after poor supervision by jailers.Raleigh police and the FBI still haven’t figured out what caused the loud noise. A News & Observer investigation uncovers deaths that were ignored and examines the impact of an influx of mentally-ill and drug-addicted inmates who could have been treated elsewhere.