Information Alerts

Welcome to the Union County Sheriff's Office Information Alerts Page!

This page is designed to communicate directly with citizens regarding important current issues or cases being addressed by the agency at this time.


Notice of Change in Fingerprinting Fees

Effective October 1, 2012 the Union County Sheriff's Office will charge a fee of $20.00 for all fingerprinting services for anyone who is not a resident of Union County. Proof of residency will be determined by presenting a valid, North Carolina issued driver's license or ID card. Fingerprinting services will continue to be provided to Union County residents at no charge.

!!!New Crime Mapping Program!!!

Map Nimbus, Union County

Map Nimbus is a crime mapping program which allows you to quickly and easily find out what crimes are occurring in your area. You may also change the category to "Sex Offender" and locate sex offenders in your area.

Code Red

Follow the link above to the community notification enrollment page. This is where you can sign up to be notified by your local emergency response team in the event of emergency situations or critical community alerts. Examples include: evacuation notices, bio-terrorism alerts, boil water notices, and missing child reports.

If you are out in your community and see anything that appears suspicious or like it doesn’t belong in the area then you are encouraged to report it to the Union County Sheriff’s Office or call 911.

Anyone with information regarding any crime is strongly encouraged to call Union County Crime Stoppers at 704-283-5600. You will not have to give your name, but if your information results in the arrest and conviction of the perpetrator(s), you may be eligible to receive an award of up to $1,000.00.

Homeland Security Live Alert


Sheriff`s Office
3344 Presson Road
Monroe, NC 28112

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Jail: 704-283-3641
Jail Transport:  704-292-2500,  Fax:  704-292-2599
Investigations: 704-283-3722
Civil: 704-292-2610
Community Resources: 704-283-3765
Records: 704-283-3585
Animal Services: 704-283-2308
Pet Adoption: 704-283-8303                

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