Sheriff's Office

Local News
5:04 pm
Tue August 12, 2014

Sheriffs Successfully Push For E-Cigarettes In Prisons

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Governor Pat McCrory signed the last bill remaining on his desk into law Monday night. It allows jails and prisons to sell e-cigarettes to inmates. WFAE’s Ben Bradford reports North Carolina sheriffs advocated for the change.


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Law Enforcement
4:37 pm
Mon May 13, 2013

Cleveland County To Launch Inmate-Work Program

The Cleveland County Courthouse and Law Enforcement Center in Shelby houses 82 inmates. It is one of the county's two detention centers.
Credit flickr/Jimmy Emerson

The Cleveland County Sheriff's Office is launching a new program this summer that will allow inmates in Cleveland County to volunteer with local nonprofits.  


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