Table 80

NORTH CAROLINA
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
by State by Metropolitan and Nonmetropolitan Counties, 2009
Metropolitan/Nonmetropolitan Counties County Total law enforcement employees Total officers Total civilians
Metropolitan Counties Alamance 276 126 150
Alexander 46 27 19
Anson 44 29 15
Brunswick 199 125 74
Buncombe 367 225 142
Burke 116 87 29
Cabarrus 224 185 39
Caldwell 117 67 50
Catawba 177 126 51
Chatham 97 75 22
Cumberland 534 297 237
Currituck 99 64 35
Davie 77 47 30
Durham 426 160 266
Edgecombe 127 51 76
Forsyth 507 207 300
Franklin 99 60 39
Gaston 212 122 90
Gaston County Police Department 226 136 90
Greene 40 24 16
Guilford 558 252 306
Haywood 92 51 41
Henderson 187 134 53
Hoke 59 53 6
Johnston 172 95 77
Madison 29 17 12
Mecklenburg1 1,275 294 981
Nash 134 76 58
New Hanover 386 287 99
Orange 141 107 34
Pender 97 57 40
Person 82 42 40
Pitt 316 132 184
Randolph 222 160 62
Rockingham 134 93 41
Stokes 64 43 21
Union 242 175 67
Wake 808 350 458
Wayne 148 83 65
Yadkin 64 36 28
Nonmetropolitan Counties Alleghany 19 12 7
Avery 34 26 8
Beaufort 77 46 31
Bertie 31 22 9
Bladen 84 56 28
Camden 18 17 1
Carteret 91 47 44
Caswell 47 35 12
Cherokee 63 28 35
Chowan 37 17 20
Clay 41 15 26
Cleveland 126 84 42
Columbus 111 65 46
Craven 122 69 53
Dare 123 63 60
Davidson 191 125 66
Duplin 90 59 31
Gates 13 12 1
Graham 20 13 7
Granville 84 45 39
Halifax 84 58 26
Harnett 187 107 80
Hertford 60 21 39
Hyde 19 14 5
Iredell 206 150 56
Jackson 72 47 25
Jones 22 13 9
Lee 77 47 30
Lenoir 101 64 37
Lincoln 151 104 47
Macon 64 46 18
Martin 36 34 2
McDowell 62 41 21
Mitchell 16 14 2
Montgomery 62 31 31
Moore 114 74 40
Northampton 51 26 25
Pamlico 36 14 22
Pasquotank 46 40 6
Perquimans 16 13 3
Polk 35 22 13
Richmond 74 49 25
Robeson 242 128 114
Rowan 186 131 55
Rutherford 127 76 51
Sampson 130 82 48
Scotland 68 41 27
Stanly 91 49 42
Surry 103 67 36
Swain 34 14 20
Transylvania 79 57 22
Tyrrell 16 10 6
Vance 93 45 48
Warren 60 32 28
Washington 42 22 20
Watauga 81 44 37
Wilkes 117 70 47
Wilson 137 88 49
Yancey 30 14 16

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