News Flash

Posted on: May 13, 2022

Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) Grant Awarded to the Randolph County Sheriff’s Office

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The Randolph County Sheriff’s Office received notification this week that the agency has been awarded $73,468.37 in local law enforcement grant funding from the NC State Bureau of Investigations.  The funding is earmarked by the Legisla...

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Sheriff's Office General News
Posted on: May 12, 2022

DID YOU KNOW? – RCSO has a Volunteer Service Officer Program

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Sheriff Seabolt initiated the volunteer program to give qualified, experienced and highly trained citizens with a heart for service to others, the opportunity to assist in different areas of the Sheriff's Office.  Volunteers assist deput...

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Sheriff's Office General News
Posted on: May 9, 2022

DID YOU KNOW? – In 2019, the Randolph County Sheriff's Office created a formal Canine Unit.

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In 2019, the Randolph County Sheriff's Office created a formal Canine Unit.  Sgt. Russell Hogan was tasked with developing a formal canine policy, establishing standard operating procedures, selecting canine teams consisting of a handler and a su...

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Sheriff's Office General News
Posted on: May 5, 2022

DID YOU KNOW? - The Fleet Maintenance Facility has been a huge savings for our taxpayers.

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The Fleet Maintenance Facility has been a huge savings for our taxpayers. This maintenance facility also gives us an opportunity to provide safer vehicles to our patrol deputies. The vehicles are being maintained and serviced by qualified individuals who ...

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Sheriff's Office General News
Posted on: May 9, 2022

C.A.R.E. and D.A.R.E. Camp

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During the Summer of 2022, the Randolph County Sheriff’s Office is again offering C.A.R.E. and D.A.R.E. Camp to homeschoolers and private school children.  C.A.R.E. Camp is for students in grades 2nd-4th and D.A.R.E. Camp is for student...

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Sheriff's Office General News
Posted on: May 3, 2022

DID YOU KNOW? The CIT was reinstated and added a Substance Abuse/Mental Health Counselor at Jail

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The Criminal Interdiction Team (CIT) was reinstated in December of 2018 and a full-time Substance Abuse Counselor was added at Detention Center in 2019.   

The number of overdose deaths in Randolph County have continued to increase signif...

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Sheriff's Office General News
Posted on: May 4, 2022

DID YOU KNOW? The Sheriff’s Office has a Peer Support Team

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In December 2018, Sheriff Seabolt created the Sheriff’s Office Peer Support Team to ensure employees have the support they need in dealing with the trauma and stress they experience in the course of their duties. Law enforcement is regarded as one of the ...

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Sheriff's Office General News
Posted on: May 2, 2022

DID YOU KNOW? - Converted to Paperless Processes

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In December of 2018, Command staff observed several offices being filled with file cabinets. Sheriff Seabolt asked staff to look at the possibility of creating digital copies and scanning Sheriff’s Office existing records.

As a result, at low cos...

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Sheriff's Office General News
Posted on: April 25, 2022

US 311 Armed Robbery Suspects Arrested

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***UPDATE***

On April 1, 2022, Detectives with the Randolph County Sheriff’s Office sought warrants on three subjects in the armed robbery that occurred at the Biz Center located at 8843 US Hwy 311 in Archdale, on March 25, 2022, at approximately 6:28 am. ...

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Sheriff's Office Felony Arrests
Posted on: April 29, 2022

DID YOU KNOW? Fundamentals Training Implemented

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At the beginning of 2019, we realized we had many deputies that were certified but had not been trained in the fundamentals of traffic stops or other patrol techniques. This was a huge liability risk for our county. We provided a structured fundamentals t...

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Sheriff's Office General News
Posted on: April 28, 2022

DID YOU KNOW? -Body Cameras were incorporated in 2019

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Body worn cameras have been viewed as a way to address challenges and improve law enforcement practices. The technology currently used is mounted on the deputy’s chest and objectively records encounters with members of the community. A body worn...

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Sheriff's Office General News
Posted on: April 27, 2022

DID YOU KNOW? Special Operations seized a significant amount of Fentanyl recently.

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The Randolph County Sheriff’s Office Special Operations Division recently concluded a couple of investigations related to the distribution of Fentanyl and Methamphetamine in Randolph County. They seized a total of 1532.70 grams (3.379 Lbs.) of Fentanyl in...

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Sheriff's Office General News
Posted on: April 26, 2022

DID YOU KNOW? Detective Assigned to the Detention Center

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Assigning a detective to the detention center (March 2019) has reduced the number of assaults and damages caused by inmates. The detective investigates all assaults/property damage inside the detention center and is responsible for serving all warrants at...

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Sheriff's Office General News
Posted on: April 25, 2022

DID YOU KNOW? Sheriff’s Office patrol deputies now carry less lethal weapons.

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In the ever-changing dynamics of law enforcement, agencies across the nation are continuously adapting and utilizing all resources possible to equip officers with training and gear. In this modern policing era, there are vast amounts of training and equip...

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Sheriff's Office General News
Posted on: April 22, 2022

DID YOU KNOW? RCSO has a HSI Task Force Officer

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In 2019, the Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) Detective joined the HSI ICAC Task Force.  By joining forces with HSI, the Sheriff’s Office is able to request additional resources in the form of technology, investigative databases ...

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Sheriff's Office General News
Posted on: April 21, 2022

DID YOU KNOW? Audit of Fleet

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Upon taking office, Sheriff Seabolt discovered there was no system or record keeping of vehicle maintenance and service performed on the Sheriff’s Office fleet. The lack of service records created confusion when attempting to audit the condition...

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Sheriff's Office General News
Posted on: April 20, 2022

Did You Know? The RCSO has an all-volunteer Disaster Assistance Response Team

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Sheriff Seabolt and staff reviewed the proposal and authorized the formation of the Randolph County Sheriff’s Office Disaster Assistance Response Team.

The Randolph County Sheriff’s Office Disaster Assistance Response Team, referred to ...

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Sheriff's Office General News
Posted on: April 19, 2022

DID YOU KNOW? – RCSO transitioned to Outer Carriers

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DID YOU KNOW? – The Randolph County Sheriff’s Office transitioned from under the shirt ballistic vests to ballistic outer carriers in 2019.

Law enforcement is a physically demanding profession.  If deputies aren’t run...

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Sheriff's Office General News
Posted on: April 18, 2022

DID YOU KNOW? The RCSO transitioned from Uniform Crime Reporting

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In 2021, the Randolph County Sheriff’s Office, in collaboration with the Randolph County Information Technology Department, completed the software conversion from Uniform Crime Reporting (UCR) to National Incident Based Reporting System (NIBRS), improving...

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Sheriff's Office General News
Posted on: April 14, 2022

DID YOU KNOW? - Overview of Vendors at Detention Center

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DID YOU KNOW?  -Overview of Vendors at Detention Center 

 Beginning in early 2019, Sheriff Seabolt tasked staff to review all contracts pertaining to the Sheriff’s Office. 

 At the Detention Center, it ...

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Sheriff's Office General News
Posted on: April 13, 2022

Randolph County Special Olympics Donation

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Special Olympics Randolph County representative, Mrs. Kivett stopped by today to pick up a donation from the Randolph County Sheriff's Office employees for the upcoming Randolph County Special Olympics held at SWR. 
Our best wishes of good luck to...
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Sheriff's Office General News
Posted on: April 13, 2022

DID YOU KNOW? Daily Devotions available

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Did you know?

The Randolph County Sheriff’s Office offers daily devotions every weekday morning from 7:45 to 8:00 a.m. and has since December 2018.  Devotions are led by Sheriff Seabolt, Chaplain Bill Hatfield or any other member/citizen who volun...

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Sheriff's Office General News
Posted on: April 5, 2022

Tek84 Body Scanner Purchased in 2020 Using CARES Funding.

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The Randolph County Sheriff’s Office was the first sheriff’s office in North Carolina to purchase the Intercept- Tek84 Body Scanner - and obtained it using CARES funding at the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic.  Since then, mult...

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Sheriff's Office General News
Posted on: March 23, 2022

2021 Randolph County Sheriff's Office Annual Report

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Check out the 2021 annual report of the Randolph County Sheriff's Office.  This is a first edition for the Randolph County Sheriff’s Office.
Many thanks to County Administration, County IT, County and Sheriff's Office Finance, Emergency Services a...
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Sheriff's Office General News