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Latest News & Highlights

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2016 Sworn Staff Members of the Year

Published by Ashleigh Sloop / February 15, 2017

Deputy Beeson and Deputy Goings have been selected as 2016 Sworn Staff Members of the Year.

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Civilian Staff Member of the Year

Published by Ashleigh Sloop / February 14, 2017

M. Wright has been named Civilian Staff Member of the Year for 2016.


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Detention Staff Member of the Year

Published by Ashleigh Sloop / February 14, 2017

Detention Officer J. Inman has been selected as Detention Staff Member of the Year for 2016.

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Sergeant Gary Martin Retires

Published by Ashleigh Sloop / January 31, 2017

After 25 years of Law Enforcement service, Sergeant Gary Martin retired on February 1st, 2017.


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Sergeant Tony Anderson

Published by Ashleigh Sloop / January 31, 2017

After 28 years of Law Enforcement service, Sergeant Tony Anderson retired on February 1st, 2017.

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Headline (50 char max) Walkertown Medicine Drop-Off a Success

Published by Ashleigh Sloop / January 30, 2017

Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office hosted a medicine drop-off event for citizens to safely dispose of unwanted over the counter and prescription medications.

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Forsyth County Crime Statistics Year to Date

County Wide Offenses

Part I
239

County Wide Offenses

Part II
349

County Wide Offenses

Non Reportable
398

Calls for Service

 
10986

* Stats 2017-01-01 thru 2017-01-31

2015 Forsyth County Crime Clock

Violent Crime

  • One homicide every 122 days
  • One rape every 17 days
  • One robbery every 12 days
  • One aggravated assault every 1 days
  • ONE VIOLENT CRIME EVERY 1 DAY

Property Crime

  • One burglary every 13 hours
  • One larceny every 6 hours
  • One motor vehicle theft every 3 days
  • One arson every 19 days
  • ONE PROPERTY CRIME EVERY 4 HOURS

Other Crime

  • One Part I crime every 3 hours
  • One Part II crime every 2 hours
  • One Crime Incident every 1 hour
  • One Call for Service every 4 minutes