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Sheriff

Major Priscilla A. Trentham Retires

Published by Alicia W. Coleman / October 4, 2018

Major Priscilla A. Trentham began her Law Enforcement career in 1989 with the Thomasville Police Department. On September 24, 1994, she was hired by the Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office as a Deputy Sheriff. Major Trentham earned several promotions throughout her career with her most recent promotion to the rank of Major on December 30, 2017.

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Forsyth County Crime Statistics Year to Date

County Wide Offenses

Part I
1337

County Wide Offenses

Part II
2468

County Wide Offenses

Non Reportable
3658

Calls for Service

 
163790

* Stats 2018-01-01 thru 2018-08-31

2016 Forsyth County Crime Clock

Violent Crime

  • One homicide every 183 days
  • One rape every 26 days
  • One robbery every 9 days
  • One aggravated assault every 2 days
  • ONE VIOLENT CRIME EVERY 1 DAY

Property Crime

  • One burglary every 16 hours
  • One larceny every 6 hours
  • One motor vehicle theft every 3 days
  • One arson every 18 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