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.

Friday, February 6th, 2015 at 3:56pm
A LOCKED CAR DOESN'T GET BURGLARIZED! We have seen car burglaries up in some neighborhoods so always lock your car!
Wednesday, January 28th, 2015 at 7:15pm
Crime Stoppers Pastor Stabbed: http://t.co/cuCii4xHyg via @YouTube
Wednesday, January 7th, 2015 at 6:22pm
Woman Shares Her Relationship With Law Enforcement
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Wednesday, January 7th, 2015 at 6:11pm
WECT HUTF: http://t.co/ztunJ0wHGh via @YouTube
Thursday, December 11th, 2014 at 12:53pm
Explorers Final MPEG 2 6 2Mbps 2 pass: http://t.co/DEDHCIaHy3 via @YouTube
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New Hanover County Sheriff's Office added 16 new photos to the album: Sheriff's Citizens Academy.Thursday, April 9th, 2015 at 11:02pm
Patrol Night for Citizens Academy!
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New Hanover County Sheriff's Office changed their profile picture.Tuesday, April 7th, 2015 at 3:48pm
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New Hanover County Sheriff's Office changed their profile picture.Tuesday, April 7th, 2015 at 3:46pm
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New Hanover County Sheriff's Office added 26 new photos.Friday, March 27th, 2015 at 6:05pm
Sheriff's Citizens Academy tours the Courthouse!
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New Hanover County Sheriff's Office updated their cover photo.Thursday, March 26th, 2015 at 8:03pm
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National Terrorism Advisory System
National Terrorism Advisory System (NTAS) check current status
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