BCSO Adds Addiction Resources to Website

The Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office has updated our website to include resources for those who are suffering from addiction, and those who are touched by addiction through a family member or friend.  The new page is made up of  information for treatment options, support options, and other resources  related to addiction … Read More

BCSO Detectives Searching for Man Wanted for B&E

Detectives with the Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office are asking for the community’s assistance in locating a man wanted for breaking and entering. The incident occurred on January 12, 2016 at a residence on Thomasboro Road in Calabash. Luther Melvin Johnson, II, 46, of last known address Wyndale Drive, Oakvale, West … Read More

Detectives Searching for Armed Robbery Suspect

****UPDATE**** Zachariah Bay has been located and taken into custody by the Fort Lauderdale Police Department. On 12/09/2015 at approximately 12pm, Bay robbed at gun point, the Family Dollar store located at 10215 Beach Drive in Calabash and fled the store with cash.  Within approximately one hour, detectives with the … Read More

Jury Duty Scam Alert

Jury management staff will never contact you by phone or email or ask for Social Security Numbers, Credit Card Numbers or any other sensitive information. Do not give out information over the phone or by email to anyone who contacts you claiming to be with law enforcement or the judicial … Read More

Changes in NC Firearms Laws

On August 5, 2015 Governor Pat McCrory signed House Bill 562, Amend Firearm Laws, into law. This bill makes a number of changes to North Carolina’s firearms laws, to include changes in the way sheriffs evaluate and process pistol purchase permits. As sheriffs, we have attempted to implement these changes … Read More

Sheriff Ingram to Host Town Hall Meetings

Sheriff John Ingram and the Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office will be holding a series of “Town Hall” meetings throughout Brunswick County over the next several months. These meetings aim to give citizens a chance to voice any concerns within their communities with regard to crime and safety, and the growing … Read More

BCSO Arrest Two on Heroin Charges

Agents with the the Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office Drug Enforcement Unit, along with the Special Operations Unit, arrested two men this week in separate incidents involving heroin. Michael Anthony Marek, 29, of Tylers Cove Way in Leland, was charged on 10/28 with PWIMSD heroin, selling heroin, and possession of drug … Read More