News Releases

Granite Falls Woman Arrested Following Chase

Posted on Jun 14th, 2017

On Sunday, June 11, 2017, at approximately 5:21PM, a car was observed speeding and failing to stop at a dually erected stop sign along with a…

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Drug Charges Stem From Traffic Stop

Posted on Jun 14th, 2017

On Tuesday, June 13, 2017, Alexander County Sheriff’s Officers along with Taylorsville Police Department Officers stopped a vehicle on Boston…

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Home Invasion Suspect Sought In Stabbing Case

Posted on Jun 8th, 2017

The Alexander County Sheriff’s Office is requesting your help locating a fugitive from justice.  On Wednesday, December 23rd, 2015, Investigators…

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Statesville Man Sought On Charges In Stabbing Case (UPDATED 6/8/17)

Posted on Jun 5th, 2017

UPDATE: On Wednesday night at approximately 9:00 P.M. officers with the Statesville Police Department located Shawn Whren walking on Old Salisbury…

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Arrests Stem From Shooting Investigation

Posted on May 25th, 2017

                On Wednesday, May 10, 2017 at approximately 4:14 AM, Alexander County 911 received a…

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Man Faces Felony Animal Cruelty Charges Stemming From Investigation

Posted on Apr 10th, 2017

On Wednesday, April 5, 2017 at approximately 6:12 PM, officers with the Alexander County Sheriff’s Office received a call to investigate dogs that…

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UPDATE: Missing Teen Found Safe

Posted on Mar 30th, 2017

19 year old Aaliyah Cline, who was reported missing, has been located safe in Yadkin County.  The Sheriff's Office appreciates all information that…

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Sheriff Seeking Information On Missing Bethlehem Teen

Posted on Mar 28th, 2017

The Alexander County Sheriff’s Office is asking for assistance in locating a missing person from Alexander County.  Missing is 19 year old Aaliyah…

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Virginia Fugitive Sought By Local Authorities

Posted on Mar 14th, 2017

The Alexander County Sheriff’s Office  requests  assistance in locating Harley Daniel Justice.  Justice is wanted on a Governors Warrant from…

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Information sought in recent string of motor vehicle break-ins

Posted on Jan 20th, 2017

On January 18, 2017, the Alexander County Sheriff’s Office received 18 reports of Breaking & Entering to Motor Vehicles that occurred in the…

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Pair charged in Felony Child Abuse Investigation

Posted on Jan 20th, 2017

On Thursday, January 5th, 2017, Investigators from the Alexander County Sheriff’s Office received a report from Alexander County Department of…

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Domestic Violence awareness video released; “Speak Up! Your Life Matters”

Posted on Oct 25th, 2016

The Alexander County Sheriff's Office, in partnership with the Alexander County Domestic Violence Advisory Council, has released a new Domestic…

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Officers visit local school for Community Helpers day

Posted on Oct 25th, 2016

Lt. Jason Moore and Sgt. David Moose recently visited Ellendale Elementary School for their annual Community Helpers Day.  During the October 19th…

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Statesville man in custody following string of Larcenies

Posted on Oct 25th, 2016

On October 18, 2016, 14 Warrants for Breaking and Entering and Larceny were obtained for Brian Dean Mitchem, W/M, age 32 of Statesville.   Mitchem…

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Sheriff Bowman sends help to Robeson County

Posted on Oct 19th, 2016

Sheriff Chris Bowman is sending a group of six officers from his department to assist the Robeson County Sheriff's Office with disaster relief and…

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Investigators Seeking Leads In Church Vandalism Case

Posted on Oct 18th, 2016

The Alexander County Sheriff's Office is investigating a complaint of vandalism and littering at a local church.  Grace Baptist Church, located at…

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Blue Line Ribbons Being Sold To Raise Funds For Fallen Officer Tim Brackeen

Posted on Oct 7th, 2016

In an effort to honor fallen Officer Tim Brackeen, and help his family with financial burdens, the law office of Teddy, Meekins, and Talbert (located…

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Chick-Fil-A Sale Planned To Benefit Former Deputy

Posted on Aug 30th, 2016

A Chick-Fil-A sandwich sale has been planned for September 22nd form 11am until 1pm to help a former Deputy Sheriff with recent medical bills.…

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Information Sought Regarding Stolen Vehicle & Dog

Posted on Aug 19th, 2016

Around 6:20 pm Wednesday a woman stopped at the Dollar General Store off Highway 127 in Bethlehem. She parked in front of the store with the engine…

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National Night Out To Be Held Tuesday, August 2nd

Posted on Jul 21st, 2016

Alexander County will host its 4th annual National night Out Against Crime on Tuesday, August 2nd, 2016 from 5pm until 9pm at the Taylorsville Lions…

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Michael Kevin Julian

Man Faces Charges Of Indecent Liberties With Minor

Posted on May 26th, 2016

The Alexander County Sheriff’s Office has arrested and charged Michael Kevin Julian age 60 of Taylorsville with three counts of Indecent Liberties…

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Pair Arrested In Recent Break-Ins

Posted on Apr 14th, 2016

The Alexander County Sheriff’s Office has arrested and charged two Alexander County Residents with Breaking and Entering of a Residence.  Jeffery…

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Investigation Into Allegations of Sex Acts Against Minor Ends With Arrest of 21-Year-Old Man

Posted on Apr 14th, 2016

On Friday, March 25, 2016, Investigators from the Alexander County Sheriff’s Office were notified of Sex Acts Against a Minor that started in…

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