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Chief Deputy Smith Plunges to Support Special Olympics

Posted February 23, 2010 at 10:02 am     Category: Community ServiceNHSO News

CAROLINA BEACH – Hundreds gathered at the 6th annual Polar Plunge Saturday to brave the chilly waters of the Atlantic to support the Special Olympics of New Hanover County. Among … Read More »

Winter Weather Affects New Hanover

Posted February 13, 2010 at 7:51 pm     Category: NHSO News

Deputies worked overnight responding to 13 vehicle collisions

Retired SBI Agent Appointed to Key Role in Sheriff’s Office

Posted February 10, 2010 at 7:38 pm     Category: NHSO News

NEW HANOVER – On Tuesday, New Hanover County Sheriff Ed McMahon appointed retired SBI Special Agent-in-Charge Stephen Netherland to the Professional Standards Section. Netherland was hired by Sheriff McMahon as … Read More »

Sheriff Announces News Conference

Posted February 8, 2010 at 7:30 pm     Category: NHSO News

NEW HANOVER – Sheriff Ed McMahon will be holding a News Conference on Tuesday, February 9, 2010 regarding a significant narcotic investigation.  Media organizations have been invited to attend the conference … Read More »

Sheriff McMahon Encourages Motorists to Exercise Caution

Posted January 30, 2010 at 1:00 pm     Category: NHSO NewsSheriff McMahon

NEW HANOVER – As the National Weather Service continues the Freezing Rain Advisory for New Hanover County, Sheriff Ed McMahon and his staff are closely monitoring the weather and are … Read More »

Sheriff Reverts $172k to School Board

Posted January 12, 2010 at 6:00 pm     Category: NHSO NewsSheriff McMahon

NEW HANOVER – Late this afternoon, Sheriff Ed McMahon announced he will revert $172,883.15 to the New Hanover County School Board.  Over the past several months the StarNews has raised … Read More »

Sheriff McMahon Presents Fifty-Six Service Awards

Posted December 2, 2009 at 12:30 pm     Category: NHSO News

NEW HANOVER – Sheriff McMahon and his senior staff presented fifty-six service awards to twenty-seven officers of the New Hanover County Sheriff’s Office. The North Carolina Sheriffs’ Education and Training … Read More »

City / County K-9 Team Takes First Place at Trials

Posted November 4, 2009 at 3:00 pm     Category: NHSO News

NEW HANOVER – The U.S. Police Canine Association PD-1 Certification trials, hosted by Carolina and Kure Beach Police Departments, concluded on Saturday at Ashley High School. New Hanover County Sheriff’s … Read More »

CIT Training Graduates Eighteen

Posted October 30, 2009 at 2:21 pm     Category: NHSO News

NEW HANOVER – Law Enforcement Officers are faced with challenges every day trying to keep our communities safe. When confronting an individual who is in crisis, officers struggle with how … Read More »

Chief Deputy Smith Receives Top Honors at FBINA Conference

Posted August 3, 2009 at 1:13 pm     Category: NHSO News

NEW HANOVER – As a recent graduate of the Federal Bureau of Investigation National Academy, Chief Deputy Rhonda Smith was invited to attend the 2009 Conference. The conference, held in … Read More »

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