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Latest News & Highlights

Sheriff

Sergeant Daniel Huttar Retires

Published by Ashleigh Sloop / March 8, 2017

After 27 years of Law Enforcement service, Sergeant Daniel Huttar retired on February 26, 2017.

Sheriff

Deputy D. L. Bowden Completes Program at North Carolina Justice Academy

Published by Ashleigh Sloop / March 8, 2017

The Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office is proud to announce that Deputy D. L. Bowden recently completed the School Resource Officer Certificate Program at the North Carolina Justice Academy. Deputy Bowden is the 172nd law enforcement officer to receive the certificate.


Sheriff

Sergeant Gary Martin Retires

Published by Ashleigh Sloop / January 31, 2017

After 25 years of Law Enforcement service, Sergeant Gary Martin retired on February 1st, 2017.

Sheriff

Sergeant Tony Anderson

Published by Ashleigh Sloop / January 31, 2017

After 28 years of Law Enforcement service, Sergeant Tony Anderson retired on February 1st, 2017.


Sheriff

Headline (50 char max) Walkertown Medicine Drop-Off a Success

Published by Ashleigh Sloop / January 30, 2017

Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office hosted a medicine drop-off event for citizens to safely dispose of unwanted over the counter and prescription medications.

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Forsyth County Crime Statistics Year to Date

County Wide Offenses

Part I
416

County Wide Offenses

Part II
719

County Wide Offenses

Non Reportable
814

Calls for Service

 
21760

* Stats 2017-01-01 thru 2017-02-28

2015 Forsyth County Crime Clock

Violent Crime

  • One homicide every 122 days
  • One rape every 17 days
  • One robbery every 12 days
  • One aggravated assault every 1 days
  • ONE VIOLENT CRIME EVERY 1 DAY

Property Crime

  • One burglary every 13 hours
  • One larceny every 6 hours
  • One motor vehicle theft every 3 days
  • One arson every 19 days
  • ONE PROPERTY CRIME EVERY 4 HOURS

Other Crime

  • One Part I crime every 3 hours
  • One Part II crime every 2 hours
  • One Crime Incident every 1 hour
  • One Call for Service every 4 minutes