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Guilford County Sheriff's Office

Canine Teams

The Canine Unit is a centralized uniform support service within Special Operations Division, which offers a specialized resource to the Sheriff’s Office through the professional utilization of an effective law enforcement tool, the Sheriff’s K-9. The mission of the Canine Unit is to enhance the Department’s efforts in crime prevention and detection, criminal apprehension, officer safety, and service to the community. The Sheriff’s Office K-9 Unit consist of three traffic/Interdiction handler/K-9 teams, three Detention Facility handler/K-9 Teams, one Court Services handler/K-9 Team specially trained in explosive detection, two bloodhound handler K-9 Teams, and one Narcotics Unit handler/K-9 Team.

The Canine Unit is capable of providing assistance in several critical areas including, but not limited to: Officer protection, apprehension of suspects, psychological deterrent to suspect aggression, searching for suspects, evidence retrieval, lost children and adults and other general law enforcement duties in patrol, detention and the courts.

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Crime Stoppers

COMMUNICATIONS

Dial 911 for EMERGENCIES ONLY

NON EMERGENCIES: (336) 373-2222

PATROL OFFICES
District 1 - (336) 641-2300
District 2 - (336) 641-2680
District 3 - (336) 641-6691

DETENTION CENTERS
Greensboro - (336) 641-2700
High Point - (336) 641-7900

LEGAL PROCESS
Greensboro - (336) 641-3735
High Point - (336) 641-7907

ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICES
400 West Washington St
Greensboro, NC 27402

Greensboro: (336) 641-3694
High Point: (336) 641-3694
Fax: (336) 641-6729