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R. George Media Release


Date:          January 18, 2019

Contact:     Chief of Police Thurman Whisnant

                  (828) 261-2600


Friday, January 18, 2019 - 3:47pm

Armed Robbery - Speedway

Armed robbery investigation at Speedway Convenience Store.

Friday, January 18, 2019 - 10:36am

Citizens' Police Academy

Citizens' Police Academy Announced

Monday, January 14, 2019 - 2:04pm

City of Hickory terminates state of emergency for Winter Storm Diego

Mayor Hank Guess terminated the state of emergency declared for City of Hickory in response to Winter Storm Diego, effective 12:00 p.m. Tuesday, December 11.

Tuesday, December 11, 2018 - 1:09pm

Cops for Tots Wish House Rescheduled due to Weather

Cops for Tots Reschedule due to Weather

Monday, December 10, 2018 - 9:46am

City of Hickory declares official state of emergency

The City of Hickory declared an official state of emergency on Saturday, December 8, in preparation for the impacts of Winter Storm Diego.

Saturday, December 8, 2018 - 12:11pm

Media Release - Robbery

Robbery – The Blue Crab Skill Fish Games – 1703 HWY 70 SW

Friday, November 30, 2018 - 11:22am

Media Release - Armed Robbery

Hickory Police responde to an armed robbery at Dollar General located on Lenoir Rhyne Blvd.

Tuesday, November 6, 2018 - 9:47am

Hickory Police Implement Blue Courage

Hickory Police implement Blue Courage wellness initiative.

Wednesday, October 31, 2018 - 3:34pm

Halloween Safety

Soon “Trick or Treaters" will be roaming the county to find treats on Halloween.  Before sending them out, parents should take extra precautions to ensure the safety of these goblins. Check out these Halloween safety tips.

Wednesday, October 24, 2018 - 9:37am


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