Sheriff's Car at Courthouse

Alamance County Sheriff’s Office

Sheriff Terry S. Johnson
109 South Maple Street
Graham, NC 27253

Mission Statement

To serve, protect, and defend the citizens of Alamance County against all unlawful activities that may arise.  We will operate within the laws of the State of North Carolina and the United States of America.  We will ensure that justice will be our guide and the well being of our citizens our goal.  We will serve with compassion and dignity and exhibit the best qualities of public service.  We will ever be vigilant, ensuring that law enforcement will not be about race, status or power but about protecting our families and serving all citizens of Alamance County.


The employment application form is available electronically, but it must be physically turned in at the Sheriff’s Office. It is separated into two parts: Part One and Part Two

Our policy manual is available here: Sheriff’s Office Policy and Procedure Manual

Animal Control may have referred you to our website to download the Animal Intake Sheet, it is located here: Animal Intake Sheet

The Department of Homeland Security Investigations division has a valuable resource locator intended for the victims and witnesses; it can be accessed here: