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Sanford North Carolina Police Station Information

As of August 2022, there are 148 registered sex offenders living in Sanford. The ratio of sex offenders to residents is 200 to 1.

Sanford is rated an F for crime and safety because of its higher than average crime rate. The overall crime rate of the city is higher than the national average by 45%. In fact, 85% of the cities in the US are considered safer than Sanford. The chances of becoming a victim of a crime is 1 in 30. However, the city’s total year over year crimes has decreased by 3%.

The Sanford Police Department is responsible for ensuring a safe and secure community where people can live and work. This nationally accredited police department consists of several units which are Administration, Communications, Detective Division, Tactical Narcotics, and Uniform Patrol & Community Policing. The Administration Unit oversees the daily operations of the entire department. The Communications Division is in charge of the Enhanced 911 service for Sanford and Lee County. The Detective Division is responsible for criminal investigations while the Tactical Narcotics Team (TNT) is responsible for preventing illegal alcohol and narcotics activity in the city. The Uniform Patrol & Community Policing Division are considered the first responders of the department; they are responsible for answering all calls for service. The head of the Sanford Police Department is Chief of Police R.V. Yarborough. You can get in touch with the Chief by calling 919-775-8268.

Sanford Police Department Address:
225 E Weatherspoon Street
Sanford, NC 27330

Sanford Police Department Phone Number:

Sanford Police Department Additional Information:

Address 1: 225 E Weatherspoon St
City: Sanford
State: North Carolina
Zip Code: 27330-3643
County: Lee County
Phone #: 919-775-8346
Fax #: 919-774-4036

Additional Information:

Type: Police Departments
Population Served: 20000
Number of Officers: 53

Records Request and Mugshots in Sanford North Carolina

Public records are available upon request in Sanford through the Lee County Government. You can submit a request for a copy of a public record online through the County Government website. For more information, you can contact them at 919-718-4688.

County Sheriff, Warrant, Most Wanted Information in Sanford, North Carolina

The Sanford Police Department does not post its Most Wanted list online. For information on active warrants, you can visit the station at 225 E Weatherspoon Street or call 919-775-8268.

Sanford North Carolina Information

Sanford is a city located in Lee County where it serves as the county seat. Based on the 2020 census, it has a total population of 30,261. The total area of the city is 29.32 square miles. The current mayor of Sanford is Rebecca Wyhof Salmon. You can contact her directly by calling 919-777-1103 or via email at [email protected].

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