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“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.”

~ Sheriff John W. Ingram, V

BCSAPS Remove 19 Dogs from Puppy Mill

Officers with the Brunswick County Sheriff’s Animal Protective Services executed a search warrant at 409 Glendale Drive at around 11am this morning in Belville. ​

​ During the search, 19 dogs, Mini…

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Brunswick County Shark Attacks

From Sheriff Ingram:

Many of you are aware of the two separate shark bites that occurred in the waters off of Oak Island this afternoon. The Sheriff’s office provided support with our helicopter and boat this evening and will continue to provide this support as needed. Our thoughts and prayers are with the victims and their families.

911 calls are released below:

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BCSO Drug Agents Charge Three on Drug Charges

Agents with the Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office Vice-Narcotics Unit have charged three men on various drug charges. ​

​ Zane Alan Williams, 27, and Michael Stanley, 27, both of Ward Road in Longw…

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BCSO Detectives Searching for Wanted SC Man

Detectives with the Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office are searching for a South Carolina man, wanted on multiple charges.

Jason Lee Hanna, 31, of Ashepoo Creek Drive, Myrtle Beach, is charged with …

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BCSO Detectives Searching for Leland Man Wanted for Larceny

Detectives with the Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office are asking for the community’s assistance in locating a Leland man wanted on several charges.

Ryan Tyler Duffy, 23, of Holly Hills Drive, is wa…

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Detectives Searching for Suspects Involved in Callahan's Larceny

Detectives with the Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office are asking for the community’s assistance in identifying two suspects involved in a larceny. ​

​ At approximately 4:00pm on April 19, 2015, a l…

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Abandoned Horses

In the early morning hours of March 20, two horses were found in the Ash area of Brunswick County. A tan, female pony was found on Camp Branch Road at approximately 12:30am and a large, brown male was…

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BCSO Searching for Missing 19 Year Old

***MISSING***

HALLANA HANKINS
19 YOA
B/F
5’1″ 185 lbs
Hair: Long Brown, Auburn Wig

Last seen wearing brown/multi colored leggings, brown lace up boots, short black jacket, brown scarf. Also …

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Office Delays and Closing

Due to the inclement weather, BCSO offices will all open at 10:30 tomorrow morning, Wednesday, February 25.  The North End Substation on River Rd in Leland will be closed.   Please use cauti…

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BCSO Drug Agents Arrest Supply Couple on Drug Charges

Detectives with the Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office Drug Enforcement Unit have arrested a Supply couple on drug related charges.

James Harold Jackson, 63, and Jeniene Lynn Jackson, 49, of Ocean S…

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BCSO Detectives Arrest Shallotte Man for Sex Crimes Against a Child

Detectives with the Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office have arrested a Shallotte man for sexual crimes against a twelve year old child.

Murton Harold Hyde, 56 of Turkey Street in Shallotte, is charg…

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BCSO Arrest a Leland Mother and Her Boyfriend for Abusing Infant

*****UPDATE*****
Tues 1/20/15 at 4:15pm

Detectives with the Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office have charged Albert David Morgan, 35, of Leland with the murder of fifteen month old Brayden Christoph…

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BCSO Arrest Shallotte Man on Cocaine Charges

Agents with the Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office Drug Enforcement Unit arrested a Shallotte man on 01/13/15 charged with multiple drug charges following a traffic stop on Main Street in Shallotte.

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BCSO Detectives Arrest Southport Man for Multiple Charges Including Kidnapping

Detectives with the Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office arrested a Southport man on 01/14/15 wanted on multiple charges, including kidnapping, for an incident that occurred on 01/10/15.

Kyle Edward B…

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BCSO Searching for Man Wanted for Felony Larceny

***UPDATE***
Mon, Jan 26 @5:49pm

Douglas Wilson Branton was taken into custody by Horry County authorities over the weekend. He was detained at J. Reuben Long Detention Center before being extradi…

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