Contact Us

Mailing Address:
Forest City Police Department
187 South Church Street
PO Box 552
Forest City, NC  28043    
Emergency and Administrative Phone:
(828) 286-2911 OR (828) 245-5555
Administration Office Fax:
(828) 248-5206
Confidential Tip Line:
(828) 245-7771 or



Jay Jackson, Chief of Police
Donnie Hensley, Captain
Clint Hunter, Sergeant of Support Services
Sonya Vassey, Records Clerk
Lacey Euten, Administrative Assistant 


Criminal Investigations Division

Tommy Turner, Detective Sergeant  
Chris Weeks, Detective Sergeant 
Josh Williams, Detective  
Chris Hopper, Detective  
Samuel Bailey, Detective 
David Suttles, Detective 



Jacob Hoyle, Patrol Lieutenant  
Brandon Rothrock, Lieutenant  
James Hoppes, Lieutenant  
Josh Bumgarner, Patrol Sergeant 


Animal Control

 Josh McCraw, Animal Control Officer

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