Emergency Update

County offices and facilities are closed on Saturday, January 22.

Road conditions in the county remain icy, especially on bridges and overpasses, so residents are encouraged to stay home and off roads at this time. Visit EmergencyNHC.com for more information.


The New Hanover County Sheriff’s Office needs your help in identifying a man who was found drowned on August 1, 2015 at the North Carolina State Park located in Carolina Beach.  He is a Hispanic male between 25 and 35 years old, approximately 5’01” tall and 135 pounds, with short black hair and a thin beard. He was wearing blue jean shorts with a brown belt, grey boxer briefs, grey socks, no shirt, and bright red Nike basketball sneakers.  He also had an earring with a clear stone in his left ear. A composite sketch is attached to help identify the man.  If anyone has any information on the identity of the man please contact the New Hanover County Sheriff’s Office at 910-798-4161 or http://www.newhanoversheriff.com/submit-a-crime-tip/

Composite Sketch Unidenfied 201507202



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