Welcome to the Guilford COunty Sheriff's Office!
Now Hiring Detention Officers
Guilford County Sheriff BJ Barnes is looking for members of the community who want a career that has meaning and purpose. We currently have openings for Detention Officers in High Point and Greensboro. If you are ready for a career, not just a job, please start your application here.
Under North Carolina General Statutes, the Sheriff of each county is directed to issue weapon permits to qualifying residents of his county, and to non-residents of the county who are collectors. All applications must be completed at the Sheriff's Office in the presence of an officer or the Pistol Permit Clerk. Read more....
As of December 1, 1995, certain residents of North Carolina may be eligible to obtain a permit which would allow them to carry a concealed handgun under certain conditions. N.C. Gen. Stat. 14-415.11 No other weapons may be carried concealed pursuant to such permit. Read more....