Sheriff Ed McMahon

Welcome to the New Hanover County Sheriff’s Office

The New Hanover County Sheriff’s Office is the principal law enforcement agency of New Hanover County, providing service to over 200,000 people within 185 square miles. The Sheriff’s Office patrols the county, investigates crimes, apprehends criminals, and provides custody or control for arrested defendants, both pre-trial and sentenced. The Sheriff is responsible for courtroom security, service of civil process, transportation of prisoners and mental patients, and service of criminal papers.

Sheriff’s Citizen Academy 2016 Fall Sesson Begins!!!!

Mission Statement

To serve and protect the citizens of New Hanover County with integrity and enforce the laws of North Carolina and the United States of America.

Thursday, August 4th, 2016 at 11:00pm
Please welcome our new Deputies and Detention Officer to the Sheriff's Office Family
https://t.co/qHQ6t2F9fY
Wednesday, July 27th, 2016 at 3:06am
Congratulations to NHSO Explorer Sgt. Keshon Jones for attending the first FBI Academy for teens!! https://t.co/kOQZJxcfGp
Friday, June 10th, 2016 at 2:18am
Congratulations to the graduating BLET Spring Class 2016!
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Wednesday, June 8th, 2016 at 11:35pm
Sheriff Pets Hot Cars PSA: https://t.co/XfeSvGyeO8 via @YouTube
New Hanover County Sheriff's Office
New Hanover County Sheriff's Office added 2 new photos.Saturday, August 13th, 2016 at 1:56am
NHSO needs you help identifying this suspect from a breaking & entering case on 8-6-2016. If you have any information on the identity of the man please contact the NHSO @ 910-798-4162 or http://www.newhanoversheriff.com/submit-a-crime-tip/
New Hanover County Sheriff's Office
New Hanover County Sheriff's OfficeFriday, August 5th, 2016 at 2:00am
Please welcome our new Deputies and Detention Officer to the Sheriff's Office Family
https://flic.kr/s/aHskB9Whm9
New Hanover County Sheriff's Office
New Hanover County Sheriff's OfficeWednesday, July 27th, 2016 at 6:05am
Congratulations to our own New Hanover County Sheriff's Office Explorer Sgt. Keshon Jones for attending the first FBI Academy for teens!!
http://www.twcnews.com/nc/charlotte/news/2016/07/20/teens-get-in-depth-look-into-fbi-through-charlotte-academy.html
Sheriff's Citizen Academy 2016 Fall
Drug Drop-Off Locations
MobilePatrol Public Safety App
MobilePatrol Public Safety App
Sheriff's Office: 3950 Juvenile Center Road • Castle Hayne, NC 28429 • Phone 910-798-4200 • Fax 910-798-4212