Christine Dunning

Local News
8:41 am
Thu December 5, 2013

Push Back On Mayor's Hint to Replace Wilmington Police Chief

Wilmington Police Chief Christine Dunning

Wilmington Mayor Dennis Williams may have a hard time finding support on the City Council to fire Police Chief Christine Dunning in the wake numerous shootings this year – the latest two murder taking place in recent days.

The Wilmington News Journal reports that seven of the council members say they would oppose such a dramatic shake up.

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Local News
8:43 am
Wed December 4, 2013

Change Considered in Wilmington Police Leadership After Record Shootings

Mayor Dennis Williams
Credit Wilmington Website

Mayor Dennis Williams says he’s ready to make major changes in the leadership of Wilmington’s police department as the city faces a record number of shootings.

His comments came just as the city saw two more murders in recent days.

The Wilmington News Journal reports that some City Council members said they believed he might just dismiss his handpicked chief Christine Dunning.

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