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Sheriff’s Citizen Academy Cancelled Due to Weather

Posted February 11, 2014 at 1:42 pm     Category: Uncategorized

New Hanover County Sheriff’s Office Citizen’s Academy has been cancelled tonight due to the inclement weather.  We will resume normal academy schedule next Tuesday night at 6:00pm.  If you have … Read More »


Sheriff’s Office Awards

Posted February 5, 2014 at 11:19 am     Category: Uncategorized

Deputies received lifesaving awards for their intervention into situations where peoples’ lives were at stake. Unfortunately these ribbons don’t show the baby that the Deputy School Resource Officer helped deliver … Read More »


NHSO K-9 Unit Receives Ballistic Vest

Posted January 22, 2014 at 10:23 am     Category: Uncategorized

  The New Hanover County Sheriff’s Office K-9 Unit will be receiving a bullet and stab protective vest thanks to the efforts of Vested Interest in K9s, Inc, a Massachusetts based … Read More »


Vice and Narcotics Make Bath Salt Bust

Posted January 15, 2014 at 2:42 pm     Category: Uncategorized

The New Hanover County Sheriff’s Office Vice and Narcotics arrested Jonathan Earl McKoy on Tuesday January 14, after a 4 week investigation.  McKoy was arrested shortly after being stopped by … Read More »


Quick Thinking Deputy Nabs Kidnapper

Posted January 6, 2014 at 12:42 pm     Category: Uncategorized

New Hanover County Sheriff’s Office has arrested Taylor Balcombe for 2nd Degree Kidnapping and common law robbery.  Late Sunday evening Balcombe asked his grandfather Robert Covil for a ride to … Read More »


Sheriff's Office: 3950 Juvenile Center Road • Castle Hayne, NC 28429 • Phone 910-798-4200 • Fax 910-798-4212