cumberland county north carolina

sheriff's office

131 Dick Street, Fayetteville, NC 28301
(910) 323-1500

cumberland

county jail

Detention Center
204 Gillespie St.
Fayetteville, NC 28301
(910) 672-5630

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

***** SHERIFF’S OFFICE FAQS *****

How can I get a job application?

Online : Join the CCSO

In Person : Cumberland County Law Enforcement Center
Human Resources :
131 Dick St., Room 126, Fayetteville, NC 28301
Monday through Friday 8 am to 5 pm

Please call with any questions : (910) 321-6760

How do I contact community watch?

Community Policing :  (910) 438-4015

How do I contact the D A office?

http://www.ncdistrictattorney.org/12/home.html
Address : Cumberland County Courthouse, 117 Dick St, Suite 427, Fayetteville, NC 28301
Phone : (910) 475-3010
Fax : (910) 475-3011

How do I contact the Tax office?

http://www.co.cumberland.nc.us/tax.aspx
Address : Cumberland County Courthouse, 117 Dick St Suite 530, Fayetteville, NC 28301
Phone : (910) 678-7507
Fax : (910) 678-7582
Email : taxweb@co.cumberland.nc.us

How do I contact Victim Assistance?

Online : Victims Assistance

Via Phone :  Monday through Friday 8 am to 5 pm:
Victim & Witness Advocate : (910) 677-5454

Weekdays after 5 pm and Weekends
Watch Commander :  (910) 677-5432

How do I dispose of medications?

Operation Medicine drop is held twice per year, usually some time in the Spring and Fall. Locations typically include area town halls and/or fire stations. Please check soon for further information.

Drop boxes are located in the following locations:

Cumberland County Law Enforcement Center
131 Dick St., Fayetteville, NC 28301

Lobby Hours
Monday – Friday, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
Weekdays after 5 pm and Weekends

Fayetteville Police Department
467 Hay St., Fayetteville, NC 28301

Lobby Hours
Monday – Friday, 7:00 am to 9:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am to 1:00 pm
Excluding City Holidays

How do I file a complaint?

Online :  Professional Standards

Via Phone :  Monday through Friday 8 am to 5 pm:
Office of Professional Standards :  (910) 677-5420

Weekdays after 5 pm and Weekends
Watch Commander : (910) 677-5432

How do I get a paper served?

In order to get a paper served please call the Sheriff’s Office Civil Section at (910) 677-5436.

Costs:
$30.00 per defendant for in-state.
$50.00 per defendant for out-of-state.

How do I get a report?

Online : Incident Reports

Request one in person at:
Cumberland County Law Enforcement Center
Gun Permits/Special Services
131 Dick St., Room 127, Fayetteville, NC 28301
Monday through Friday 8 am to 5 pm

Request one via telephone : (910) 677-5414

How do I get funeral escort?

Contact funeral home and funeral home will contact the Sheriff’s Office for the escort.

How do I get information about the Sheriff’s Auction?

Online : Auctions
Via Phone : (910) 677-5438

How do I get someone to come to my meeting?

Call Operations, Mon – Fri 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM at (910) 677-5426.

How do I setup a speaker for my meeting/presentation?

Please contact either:
Operations Division :  (910) 677-5426
Community Policing :  (910) 438-4015

How do I volunteer to get involved?

Call Recruiting Office at (910) 677-5484 or Human Resources at (910) 677-5405.

Jury Duty, I have questions?

Call Clerk of Superior Court at (910) 475-3000.

My car was taken/towed. How can I locate my vehicle?

Contact Records Section at (910) 677-5414.

Who do I contact to setup a deputy for a special?

Please contact the Operations Division
Phone : (910) 677-5426
Email : ccsooperations@gmail.com

***** DETENTION CENTER FAQS *****

What are the Jail visiting hours?

The Jail visiting hours are from 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM and 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM, Sunday through Saturday.

Is there a visitor dress code at the jail?

Yes, please see the following list:

  1. No revealing clothing.
  2. No shirt or other apparel with writing.
  3. No shorts.
  4. No halter tops, bikini tops, or tube tops.
  5. No see-though clothing that reveals private body parts.
  6. No clothing that exposes the bear midriff.
  7. No mini skirts.
  8. No pants worn bellow the waistline exposing the buttock area.

What am I not allowed to bring into Jail when I am visiting?

The following items are not allowed:

  1. Metal / Glass Items
  2. Briefcases
  3. Umbrellas
  4. Food / Drink Items
  5. Weapons, pocket knifes, etc.
  6. Mace / Pepper Spray
  7. Pagers / Cell Phones (should be left in your vehicle)

Where do I go to get married?

Magistrate’s Office
204 Gillespie St. Fayetteville, NC 28301

How do I see if I have sex offenders living in my neighborhood?

Online : http://sexoffender.ncsbi.gov/

What do I do if I missed my court date?

Contact DA office at (910) 475-3010.

*** GUN PERMITS-SERVICES FAQS ***

When is Gun Permits/Special Services open?

Fingerprinting : Monday through Friday 8 am to 4 pm
Concealed Weapons Permits : Monday through Friday 8 am to 2 pm
All Other Services : Monday through Friday 8 am to 5 pm

How do I get a background check and what are the costs?

Request one in person at :
Cumberland County Law Enforcement Center
Gun Permits/Special Services
131 Dick St., Room 127, Fayetteville, NC 28301
Monday through Friday 8 am to 5 pm

If unable to request one in person, mail all of the following:
Money Order ($8.00) made payable to:

Cumberland County Sheriff’s Office

Please provide the following:

  • Name
  • Date of Birth (DOB)
  • Social Security # (SSN)
  • Race
  • Sex
  • Self addressed stamped envelope

Addressed to:

Cumberland County Sheriff’s Office
131 Dick St.
ATTN: Special Services
Fayetteville, NC 28301

Cost : $8.00

Forms are available online at the following link: Special Services

Please call with any questions:
(910) 677-5435
(910) 677-5577

How do I get a gun permit?

Permits for handgun purchase(s) may be applied online at:
Gun Permit Online Application

Costs:
Handgun permit: $5.00
Online Application Fee: $3.00

Permit to carry a concealed weapon may be applied online at:
Concealed Handgun Permit Application

Costs:
Concealed Carry permit: $90.00
Concealed Renewal: $75.00

Forms are available online at the following link: Special Services

Also we have two (2) computer kiosks are available for public use at:
Cumberland County Law Enforcement Center
131 Dick St., Fayetteville, NC 28301
Monday through Friday 8 am to 5 pm

Please call with any questions:
(910) 677-5435
(910) 677-5577

Do you honor my out of state concealed carry?

Yes we honor every state.

If I am military am I exempt from concealed carry class?

No, you have to learn NC laws

Do I need additional documents if I am military?

Yes, if you are active duty you need a 1380 from the PMO station and if you are discharged/retired we need the member 4 copy of your DD214.

Can I pick up my purchase permit?

No, we are mailing them.

Can I walk in for fingerprints?

No, you have to have an appointment.

How can I attach additional documents?

Order tracker on the black bar at the top of the app.

How long is a 1380E good for?

5 business days.

How do I get a background check?

Print the “criminal records check request” form off of our website and fill out top portion and mail to us with $8 money order to CCSO special services at 131 Dick St Fayetteville, NC 28301

What is the difference between a Purchase Permit and a Concealed Carry Permit?

A purchase permit allows you to purchase a handgun and a concealed carry Permit allows you to conceal your handgun while carrying it

Can I get a permit at the age of 18?

Only a purchase permit and you cannot buy from a dealer until 21 but can purchase from an individual.

What will work as proof of residency?

A utility bill with current address that is over 30 days old, vehicle registration, lease/mortgage or hunting or fishing license

Can I change my address on my purchase permit application?

No, you will have to reapply.

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