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Wayne County Sheriff's Shoulder Patch


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School Resource Officers, Crime Prevention and Analysis

Wayne County Detention Center

Patrol and K-9 Division

Detective Division

Aggressive Criminal Enforcement Unit

Goldsboro/Wayne Interagency Drug Squad

Special Weapons and Tactics Team

Wayne County's Helicopter "Raven", callsign AirWatch 1

Search and Rescue Team

Wayne County's Honor Guard

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Sheriff's Office Address and Phone Numbers


Special Weapons and
Tactics Team

Making Entry

      The Wayne County Sheriff's Office S.W.A.T. Team currently consists of 12 volunteer Deputies. These highly motivated individuals are in constant training, all the while maintaining other full-time responsibilities with our office. There are two teams, each consisting of 3 Entry Men, a Scout/Spotter, and a Sniper. There is also an Intelligence/Logistics Officer and the Team Commander, Captain Billy Anderson.
      All of these Officers are highly trained in defusing volatile situations by the use of many different tactics including non-lethal solutions. They are equipped and trained to perform missions under any conditions over land or water. Each member has been trained by a State or Federal Certified Instructor in their respective fields of expertise.
      Arms and equipment have been purchased or provided to our agency through Federal programs. S.W.A.T. utilizes the most modern and effective tools available on the market today. These teams are readily prepared to make entry in any condition or situation, in both Dynamic or Stealth modes. The S.W.A.T. Team is available to any agency in Wayne County upon request from that agencies Director.             

Team Leaders
Entry Team Leaders - Sergeant M. Staps and
Sergeant C. Worth (On Right)

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