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If you have a smart phone, perhaps you are like us; you’re getting an array of phone calls from all over the United States and North America from Telemarketing con artists. They are… Read More

Posted by Transylvania County on March 25, 2019
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If you have a smart phone, perhaps you are like us; you’re getting an array of phone calls from all over the United States and North America from Telemarketing con artists. They are… Read More

Posted by Transylvania County on March 18, 2019
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If you have a smart phone, perhaps you are like us; you’re getting an array of phone calls from all over the United States and North America from Telemarketing con artists. They are… Read More

Posted by Transylvania County on March 11, 2019
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Credit card fraud costs billions of dollars each year in the United States. Consumers like you pay for the fraud through higher finance charges and annual fees. To protect yourself against… Read More

Posted by Transylvania County on March 4, 2019
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The Transylvania County Narcotics Task Force and the Transylvania County CARE Coalition will be participating in this year’s National Poison Prevention Week.

This year the Operation Medicine Drop/… Read More

Posted by Transylvania County on February 25, 2019
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Credit card fraud costs billions of dollars each year in the United States. Consumers like you pay for the fraud through higher finance charges and annual fees. To protect yourself against… Read More

Posted by Transylvania County on February 25, 2019
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Tax season is here, and you may be considering hiring a tax preparer to help you file your taxes. Before you do, follow these tips to help ensure you’re working with a qualified,… Read More

Posted by Transylvania County on February 18, 2019
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Last week we told you about the retirement of one of our Law Enforcement K-9 partners. With Bosco’s retirement, the K-9 unit is down to two dog teams, and we are hoping to rebuild as soon as… Read More

Posted by Transylvania County on February 11, 2019
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It is with mixed emotions that the Transylvania County Sheriff’s Office K-9 Unit announces the retirement of K-9 Bosco.  A lovable stubby tailed Belgian Malinois with a troubled past, K-9 Bosco… Read More

Posted by Transylvania County on February 4, 2019
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If you need to take your car into the shop for repairs, read the following tips to find a reputable repair shop and learn your rights under the law.  North Carolina’s Motor Vehicle… Read More

Posted by Transylvania County on January 28, 2019
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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