Working to Influence Change by being “The Difference”
To be a nationally recognized public safety organization dedicated to deliberate service to our community. To have a highly skilled, well trained, and educated Sheriff’s Office that is progressive, service oriented and purpose driven to influence change by being “The Difference.”
The mission of the Mecklenburg County Sheriff’s Office is to serve our community through intentional engagement, access and transparency. To perform the constitutional and statutory mandates of the Office of Sheriff with the highest degree of competence, skill and professionalism. To actively enforce the laws of our state and to safely operate our detention facilities through progressive, innovative and humane practices aimed towards rehabilitating those in custody through non-conventional methods and returning citizens back into our community with hope and a chance for a successful future.