sheriffOBJECTIVE: To serve and protect the citizens of Northampton County. To enforce the laws of N.C and the Constitution of the U.S.

MISSION: To maintain a high quality of life for all residents and visitors of Northampton Co. We have adopted a philosophy of Community Oriented Law Enforcement working in partnership with citizens to develop policing services to meet the unique needs of the community, while assuring fairness, equal treatment, and protection to all.

VISION for the future is to become a leader in Law Enforcement through partnerships with the citizens we serve that promote crime prevention, mutual trust, and strategies that ensure a high standard of life. Our vision of Community Oriented Policing is anchored by the idea of establishing and maintaining a partnership with the community we serve.

Jack E. Smith
Elected: 2014

105 W.Jefferson Street
Jackson, NC 27845
Phone: (252)534-2611
Fax: (252)534-1408


Office Hours
: 8:30 am to 5:00 pm Monday thru Friday

Chief Jailer:
Anna Gee

105 W.Jefferson Street
Jackson, NC 27845
Phone: (252)534-3901
Fax: (252)534-1299

Missing Persons