Chief Deputy Charles Miller begin his Law Enforcement career with the Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office in 1987 under Sheriff John Carr Davis. He worked his way through the ranks of the Office and resigned in 2001 as Chief Deputy to work with Progress Energy as a Nuclear Security Specialist. Chief Miller returned to the Sheriff’s Office in May 2008 as Chief Deputy when Sheriff Ingram took Office.
Chief Miller was elected to the Brunswick County Board of Education in 2006 and re-elected in 2010 to a second four year term where he currently serves as Vice Chairman. He is a member of Pythagoras Masonic Lodge 249 in Southport and attends Southport Baptist Church.
Chief Miller resides in Southport, where he was born and raised, and is married to Patty D. Miller. They have one daughter, Natalie, who just graduated from UNCW as an Elementary School Teacher.
Chief Miller is responsible for all budgetary items as well as personnel issues of the Office. Chief Miller works directly with Sheriff Ingram on all issues concerning the Office and together they strive to give the citizens of Brunswick County the service that they deserve.
Chief Deputy Miller is assisted by Administrative Assistant Tammy Branson.