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
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
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
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
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
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
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......
- Be skeptical. If someone… Read More
POPULATION REPORT (JAN 1, 2018- DEC 31, 2018)
Average daily population: 80.49
Race break down:
WHITE – 1,709 / 82.40 %
BLACK - 273 / 13.16… Read More
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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