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.

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.

New Hanover County Sheriff's Office
Halloween PSA
Here is an instructional video for a safe Halloween
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New Hanover County Sheriff's OfficeWednesday, September 27th, 2017 at 1:43pm
In case you missed it!
https://youtu.be/X0vp2NuzZVU
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New Hanover County Sheriff's Office
New Hanover County Sheriff's OfficeSunday, September 24th, 2017 at 12:58pm
Great Day at Saint Luke AME Church for A Day of Worship "Honoring Law Enforcement" https://flic.kr/s/aHsm9sZhtT
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New Hanover County Sheriff's OfficeTuesday, September 5th, 2017 at 10:33am
Great story well done Wrightsville Beach Magazine!
http://www.wrightsvillebeachmagazine.com/flash/2017-9/page_29.html
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New Hanover County Sheriff's Office added 6 new photos.Monday, August 28th, 2017 at 9:21pm
Great first day of school!!

Happy Halloween

Drug Drop-Off Locations
New Hanover County Sheriff App
New Hanover County Sheriff App
Sheriff's Office: 3950 Juvenile Center Road • Castle Hayne, NC 28429 • Phone 910-798-4200 • Fax 910-798-4212