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Posted by Transylvania County on July 26, 2021
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Recently, scammers have targeted North Carolina residents with fraudulent texts involving concealed handgun permits. This is reportedly a nationwide scam.

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Posted by Transylvania County on July 19, 2021
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North Carolina parents have an additional tool to help them protect their children from becoming victims of identity theft. Parents of children under the age of 16 can set up… Read More

Posted by Transylvania County on July 12, 2021
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“We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the… Read More

Posted by Transylvania County on July 6, 2021
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With the approach of the July 4th weekend, the Sheriff asks all citizens to join him in making this Fourth of July holiday period a happy and enjoyable one for all.Read More

Posted by Transylvania County on June 21, 2021
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The truth is, people have been going through each other's trash forever.  But over the years, criminals have started to focus on trash for identity theft.  Considering this, here is… Read More

Posted by Transylvania County on June 14, 2021
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The truth is, people have been going through each other's trash forever.  But over the years, criminals have started to focus on trash for identity theft.  Considering this, here are… Read More

Posted by Transylvania County on June 7, 2021
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Today, we at the Transylvania County Sheriff’s Office honor and remember the brave men and women who have paid the ultimate sacrifice to secure the freedoms we all enjoy.  Let us all… Read More

Posted by Transylvania County on June 1, 2021
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Sheriff David Mahoney and the Transylvania County Sheriff’s Office would like to send out congratulations and best wishes to the Class of 2021…Good luck to all Rosman High School Tigers… Read More

Posted by Transylvania County on May 21, 2021
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The North Carolina Sheriffs’ Association (NCSA) Specialty License Plate is now available through the DMV. These specialty license plates are available for any passenger vehicle… Read More

Posted by Transylvania County on May 10, 2021
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Please help us remember our law enforcement family at the… Read More

Posted by Transylvania County on May 3, 2021
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As tax season rolls around, our office tends to see an increase in scams that compromise people’s W-2 information.  In some of these scams, a person who works in… Read More

Posted by Transylvania County on April 26, 2021
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April is Child Abuse Prevention Month, a time to come together and advocate for the role we all play in building safe, stable, nurturing homes and environments.  The theme of the April… Read More

Posted by Transylvania County on April 19, 2021
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The Department of Justice has warned of a "new wave of COVID-19 scams" amid the ongoing second round of stimulus payments being delivered to Americans.Read More

Posted by Transylvania County on April 5, 2021
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Create a digital estate plan:

 

When one… Read More

Posted by Transylvania County on March 8, 2021
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Facebook has about 2.5 billion active monthly users.   But who knows how many of those active "users" are even still alive.  For example, John Q.… Read More

Posted by Transylvania County on March 1, 2021
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It’s the least favorite time of the year: tax season. Criminals take advantage of the general public’s uneasiness about paying taxes to try to steal as much money as they possibly… Read More

Posted by Transylvania County on February 15, 2021
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It’s the least favorite time of the year: tax season. Criminals take advantage of the general public’s uneasiness about paying taxes to try to steal as much money as they possibly… Read More

Posted by Transylvania County on February 10, 2021
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Criminals don’t want a fair fight. In fact, they would prefer to get their way without any sort of fight at all. They also don’t have fancy… Read More

Posted by Transylvania County on February 1, 2021
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1. Why is my plate being replaced?  The plate replacement is statutory. The General Assembly voted in 2019 (HB 211) to begin replacing plates every seven years beginning July 1,… Read More

Posted by Transylvania County on January 25, 2021