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In the recent weeks, we have seen an increase in advertising for sweepstakes and lotteries. it is probably a good time to be reminded of some of the precautions......

 

Posted by The Sheriff on January 18, 2019
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POPULATION REPORT (JAN 1, 2018- DEC 31, 2018)

Average daily population:  80.49
Male: 53.24
Female: 27.25

Race break down:
WHITE – 1,709 / 82.40 %
BLACK - 273 / 13.16… Read More

Posted by Transylvania County on January 14, 2019
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With the recent mild temperatures and heavy rains, it is worth our time to think about what if all this moisture was snow! The unusually heavy snow in December caught many people in our region off guard.… Read More

Posted by The Sheriff on January 7, 2019
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AAA estimates that 1 in 3 Americans will be traveling this holiday season. If you're one of those people who will be hitting the road, we encourage you to take a few minutes to review these safety tips:… Read More

Posted by The Sheriff on December 31, 2018
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Isaiah 7:14

Therefore the Lord himself shall give you a sign; Behold, a virgin shall conceive, and bear a son, and shall call his name Immanuel.

Matthew 1:18-25; 2:1-2, 9-11[18]

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Posted by The Sheriff on December 24, 2018
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Continued from last week. As you're sprucing up your home this season, keep an eye out for these common holiday trip-ups, fire hazards, and other safety snafus.

7. The Great Outdoors: When hanging… Read More

Posted by The Sheriff on December 16, 2018
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As you're sprucing up your home this season, keep an eye out for these common holiday trip-ups, fire hazards, and other safety snafus.

1. Merry and Bright: Carefully inspect holiday light strings… Read More

Posted by The Sheriff on December 7, 2018
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Package delivery is quickly becoming the new normal for busy shoppers. With ecommerce options like one-click shopping and free two-day shipping, shopping online is a huge timesaver.  FedEx and UPS… Read More

Posted by The Sheriff on December 3, 2018
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With the holiday season quickly approaching, we wanted to remind you that criminals will be out and about as well, looking to take advantage of unsuspecting victims.  Many of us will be using ATMs while… Read More

Posted by The Sheriff on December 3, 2018
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From all of us here at the Transylvania County Sheriff’s Office, have a happy and safe Thanksgiving!  As always, we are very thankful for the honor of serving you.  It has been a great year, and we all have… Read More

Posted by The Sheriff on December 3, 2018
AARP Fraud Watch Network

Scammers are spoofing the Social Security Administration’s 1-800 number (which means it appears on caller ID that the actual federal agency is calling you) in order to get you to provide vital personal… Read More

Posted by Transylvania County on December 3, 2018
Cops For Kids

Cops for Kids started in 2010 as a means to raise money to give needy children a chance to go Christmas shopping. The first year we raised enough money to take forty-two kids shopping. Last year we took two… Read More

Posted by Transylvania County on November 25, 2018
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On October 27th the Transylvania County Narcotics Task Force in cooperation with the C.A.R.E. coalition held the last medication take back operation of the year.  The program took place at our CVS pharmacy… Read More

Posted by Narcotics on November 25, 2018
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As we honor our nation’s veterans this weekend, the Transylvania County Sheriff’s Office would like to express our heartfelt appreciation for the men and women who bravely served in the military.  We have… Read More

Posted by The Sheriff on November 25, 2018
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Sheriff David Mahoney and the Transylvania County Sheriff’s Office are very excited to announce a new and improved citizens’ notification system known as T.E.A.M. – Transylvania Emergency Alert Messaging.… Read More

Posted by The Sheriff on November 25, 2018
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Transylvania County Sheriff David Mahoney was just recently elected as the Second Vice President of the North Carolina Sheriffs’ Association.  So, what exactly does that mean, and what are some of the… Read More

Posted by The Sheriff on November 25, 2018
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In the aftermath of Hurricanes Florence and Michael, we just wanted to remind you that there are many legitimate charities doing effective work in North Carolina and elsewhere. But unfortunately, some of… Read More

Posted by The Sheriff on October 27, 2018
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On October 17, 2018 Officers of the Transylvania County Narcotics Task Force located and arrested Sean Edward Queen. Mr. Queen was arrested on outstanding warrants from Transylvania County. The results of… Read More

Posted by Narcotics on October 27, 2018
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On Monday October 8, 2018, Investigators of the Transylvania County Narcotics Task Force were working in the area of 677 Capps Road in Pisgah Forest when they encountered a disabled vehicle partially… Read More

Posted by Narcotics on October 27, 2018
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The DEA’s Take Back Day events provide an opportunity for Americans to prevent drug addiction and overdose deaths.
National Drug Take Back Day is on Saturday, October 27th. Join us at CVS in Brevard… Read More

Posted by The Sheriff on October 25, 2018