Table 80

NORTH CAROLINA
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
by State by Metropolitan and Nonmetropolitan Counties, 2008
Metropolitan/Nonmetropolitan Counties County Total law enforcement employees Total officers Total civilians
Metropolitan Counties Alamance 264 129 135
Alexander 47 28 19
Anson 59 30 29
Brunswick 200 123 77
Buncombe 376 239 137
Burke 115 86 29
Cabarrus 224 188 36
Caldwell 113 63 50
Catawba 176 125 51
Chatham 96 75 21
Cumberland 537 280 257
Currituck 94 62 32
Davie 74 46 28
Durham 419 166 253
Edgecombe 126 52 74
Forsyth 546 235 311
Franklin 93 57 36
Gaston County Police Department 217 131 86
Greene 40 24 16
Guilford 528 246 282
Haywood 93 48 45
Henderson 186 131 55
Hoke 107 51 56
Johnston 168 98 70
Madison 34 20 14
Mecklenburg 1,302 316 986
Nash 122 75 47
New Hanover 382 290 92
Onslow 120 100 20
Orange 140 115 25
Pender 91 55 36
Person 78 41 37
Pitt 276 125 151
Randolph 217 153 64
Rockingham 128 88 40
Stokes 63 40 23
Union 238 166 72
Wake 812 351 461
Wayne 149 85 64
Yadkin 66 36 30
Nonmetropolitan Counties Alleghany 30 13 17
Ashe 44 23 21
Avery 32 24 8
Beaufort 79 50 29
Bertie 30 21 9
Bladen 82 56 26
Camden 18 17 1
Carteret 91 47 44
Caswell 51 29 22
Cherokee 58 25 33
Chowan 38 19 19
Clay 42 16 26
Cleveland 126 83 43
Columbus 105 60 45
Craven 106 64 42
Dare 140 63 77
Davidson 194 130 64
Duplin 95 70 25
Gates 14 12 2
Graham 14 12 2
Granville 60 43 17
Halifax 85 58 27
Harnett 174 107 67
Hertford 56 23 33
Iredell 198 153 45
Jackson 72 47 25
Jones 20 11 9
Lee 77 46 31
Lenoir 93 56 37
Lincoln 169 100 69
Macon 66 44 22
Martin 35 33 2
McDowell 62 40 22
Mitchell 16 14 2
Montgomery 45 31 14
Moore 114 74 40
Northampton 51 25 26
Pamlico 35 13 22
Pasquotank 50 41 9
Perquimans 14 12 2
Polk 36 25 11
Richmond 69 51 18
Robeson 231 128 103
Rowan 173 121 52
Rutherford 127 73 54
Sampson 127 73 54
Scotland 66 40 26
Stanly 91 47 44
Surry 103 68 35
Swain 39 16 23
Transylvania 67 52 15
Tyrrell 16 10 6
Vance 97 48 49
Warren 50 31 19
Washington 41 21 20
Watauga 82 43 39
Wilkes 118 69 49
Wilson 135 86 49
Yancey 29 14 15

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