Helpful Links & Resources

North Carolina Department of Motor Vehicles (NCDMV)  drivers's license office is located at 2390 Carolina Beach Road, Suite 104, Wilmington, NC 28401, 910-251-5747, Hours  Monday - Friday 8am-6pm.  The vehicle registration and plate office is located at 2390 Carolina Beach Road, Suite 108, Wilmington, NC 28401,  910-763-6752, Hours Monday - Friday 9am-5pm.  Both locations are located in South Square Plaza across from Hess gas station and Meineke Car Care.

New Hanover County District Attorney's Office seeks justice by ensuring that victim's rights and the public's safety are the priority through fair and equal enforcement of the criminal laws. New Hanover County is in District 5 and Ben David serves as our counties District Attorney.
AMBER ALERT: A voluntary partnership between law-enforcement agencies, broadcasters, transportation agencies, and the wireless industry, to activate an urgent bulletin in the most serious child-abduction cases.

North Carolina & National Sex Offender Registry sign up to receive email alerts when an offender registers to an address in your community or to track a specific offender. You can also map all offenders up to a 5 mile radius of a location you choose.

The North Carolina State Bureau of Investigation is a division of the Department of Public Safety.  The agency assists local law enforcement with criminal investigations, working closely with local police, sheriffs, district attorneys, federal investigators, and federal prosecutors.

Gang Free North Carolina is a gang prevention, intervention, suppression and policy organization committed to developing, promoting and sustaining state-wide strategies, policies and laws that will reduce criminal gangs and the associated criminal activity, to include injury and death.

The mission of the Office on Violence Against Women (OVW), a component of the U.S. Department of Justice, is to provide federal leadership in developing the national capacity to reduce violence against women and administer justice for and strengthen services to victims of domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault, and stalking.

If you are a victim of crime, the Office for Victims of Crimes can help you.

North Carolina General Statutes (NCGS)

North Carolina Wildlife Commission conserves and sustains the state's fish and wildlife resources.

North Carolina Highway Patrol

Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA)

Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)

The Department of Social Services provides economic assistance to New Hanover County citizens with basic subsistence needs.

The North Carolina Division of Services for the Deaf and the Hard of Hearing's mission is Advocacy, information, counseling, skills development and tools for Deaf, Hard of Hearing, Deaf-Blind and Speech-Impaired individuals and their families.

Next of Kin Registry free tool for daily emergencies and national disasters to help locate if you or a family member is missing. Follow the link to register.

Mother's Against Drunk Driving (M.A.D.D.) The nation's largest nonprofit that works to protect families from drunk driving and underage drinking.

National Center for Missing & Exploited Children Serves as the nation's clearinghouse on issues related to missing and sexually exploited children.

National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

North Carolina Governor's Highway Safety Campaign promotes highway safety awareness to reduce the number of traffic crashes and fatalities.

North Carolina State Highway Patrol

North Carolina Department of Public Safety

Stop Bullying provides information from various government agencies on what bully is, what cyber bullying is, who is at risk and how you can prevent and respond to bullying.

Partnership for a Drug Free Kids mission is to reduce teen substance abuse and support families impacted by addiction.
Educate yourself, take the pledge and share the message Don't Text & Drive.  

Safe Kids Worldwide creates safer environments and advocates for improved laws to protect children.

Immigration Customs & Enforcement (ICE) promotes homeland security and public safety through the criminal and civil enforcement of federal laws governing border patrol, customs, trade and immigration.