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Phone: (336) 694-9311

Fax: (336) 694-8984

Sheriff: Tony Durden
Mailing Address:  P.O. Box 1177, Yanceyville, N.C. 27379
Office Hours:  8:00am – 5:00pm
24 hours Services


What We Do

The Caswell County Sheriff’s Office, in partnership with the community, will enforce state law and county ordinances; deter criminal activity; protect life and property; provide for the safe, humane, and secure confinement of prisoners under its jurisdiction; and maintain order throughout the county at the highest level. Through innovative leadership and our dedication to providing quality services, the Sheriff’s Office will maximize the use of its resources to provide the highest quality service to aid in improving the quality of life for the citizens of Caswell County.

Frequently Asked Questions

Caswell County Detention Center PREA information

Caswell County Detention Center PREA Compliance


How can I leave money for a relative who is incarcerated in the Detention Center?

You may leave money for the relative at the Sheriff’s Office Monday thru Friday 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. or also done online at



How do I obtain a permit to purchase a handgun?

You may pick up an application at the Sheriff’s Office Monday thru Friday 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. or visit see instructions and form listed below.

  1. Purchase Permit Instructions 

  2. New Handgun Purchase Permit Application.

How do I obtain a concealed handgun permit (CHP)?

  1. Follow the process to get a CHP - download process instructions

  2. Follow the instructions on how to fill out the form - download form instructions

  3. Complete the CHP application - download the CHP application


The following forms can be found in our Document Center. no documents are linked below, you must visit the Document Center to download the form. Click here to access the Document Center then click on Sheriff.

  • New Handgun Purchase Permit Application

  • Initial Concealed Handgun Application Process

  • Concealed Handgun Application Instructions

  • Concealed Handgun Application

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