Sgt. McCoy awarded Medal of Merit
Asst. Chief Summey presenting
Sgt. McCoy the Medal of Merit for his actions during the CVS Hostage incident last October in Belmont.
Aug. 4 -Youth on Youth event focusing on young people
being responsible about decisions and doing what's right. Gastonia PD brought their mobile command unit. This
event was held at Jesus is Love Holiness Church, Stanley.
We welcome you to our web site and hope you find it to be both valuable and informative.
In keeping with our community policing philosophy, this site has
been designed to extend the department’s reach and provide another avenue
for maintaining open communication between our department and the citizens of Stanley.
The mission of the Stanley Police Department shall be to provide a committed and professional service to the community in protecting life & property in an unbiased manner while soliciting the continued support & input from citizens of the community in a joint community problem solving effort.
Suspect Arrested- Brandon Lee Bowles 29y/o 2-10-1984 of Ranlo, NC has been charged with multiple counts of breaking and entering a motor vehicle & larceny. Bowles was identified by Gaston County Police as the person responsible for multiple car crimes occurring at daycares, and churches. These crimes cover areas in Stanley, Dallas, Gastonia, Belmont and Gaston County.
Interim Chief Summey Saves 7 month old boy.
Mother stopped by police department on May 22nd while rushing her son to the hospital. The 7 month old boy stopped breathing when Chief Summey began CPR on the infant. Gaston Gazette link.
Video Sweepstakes Banned -Businesses should be aware that the NC Supreme Court has ruled that video sweepstakes & poker machines are no longer permitted. See Stanley Police Notice.