• Sheriff John W. Ingram, V

    Sheriff John W. Ingram, V

    Welcome to the Brunswick County Sheriff's Office

    The Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office believes in the dignity and worth of all people. It is the duty of our office to safeguard lives and property as well as to protect the innocent from becoming victims of deception and oppression while always respecting the people’s constitutional rights.

    We are dedicated to providing the safest environment and the highest level of service possible with the goal of improving the quality of life for all citizens of Brunswick County.

    Through innovative leadership and a partnership with those whom we serve, we are dedicated, capable and well prepared to enforce all laws, deter criminal activity, protect and serve the citizenry and maintain order at all times.

Latest News & Highlights

Text-to-911 Now Available in Brunswick County

Text-to-911 is now available in Brunswick County! ***IMPORTANT*** TEXTING SHOULD ONLY BE USED WHEN YOU ARE UNABLE TO MAKE A VOICE CALL TO TO 911. In an emergency, if you are are unable to make a voice call to 911, enter the numbers “911” into the “To” field of your … Read More

BCSO K9 “Bruno” Passes Away Peacefully


We are saddened by the loss of K9 “Bruno”. Bruno served the Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office and the citizens of Brunswick County since 2008. Bruno passed away peacefully last evening, with his one and only handler, First Sergeant Justin Brown, by his side. Bruno was nearly ten years old. We … Read More

BCSO Detectives Investigating Armed Robbery


On  08/20/16, at approximately 9:55 pm, a male walked into the Dollar General at 1351 Brick Landing Rd., Shallotte, brandished a gun and demanded money from employees. He left with an undisclosed amount of money. The mode or direction of travel is unknown. The male is described as being between 5’10” … Read More