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Sheriff Office 

Person County Sheriffs' Office

Mission Statement

We at the Person County Sheriffs' Office aim to provide the highest level of Law Enforcement services in partnership with the community to enhance the quality of life. We provide public saftey and maintain order; enforce the laws of North Carolina, uphold the United States Constitution. We adhere to the Guiding Principles of: Integrity, Fairness, Respect, and Professionalism.


We are role models adhering to the highest moral and ethical principles. We are committed to being truthful when discerning right from wrong without favoritism. We will uphold the laws of the State of North Carolina and the United States Constitution

We consistently treat all people in an impartial and compassionate manner. We are ever mindful of our duty to preserve equality and diversity.


We recognize and support the needs and rights of the community, those in our custody, and one another, by performing our duties with dignity, pride and honor.


We expect to be held accountable not only to ourselves but also to our community. We provide and maintain quality service through our high level of training and performance. Our actions and appearance consistently demonstrate discipline and loyalty.