Operations Division



The Cumberland County Sheriff's Office Operations Divisions is responsible for providing the highest quality of law enforcement to the citizens of Cumberland County. The Operations Division is committed to enforce the laws of the State of North Carolina, and to the Constitution of the United States, and to be community oriented and proactive in our law enforcement activities.

The Operations Division is comprised of uniformed patrol officers who are responsible for the continuous 24 hours a day coverage of the unincorporated areas of Cumberland County and the incorporated areas of Stedman, Godwin, Wade, Falcon, Eastover, and Linden.

The Operations Division is also responsible for providing security for all of the Cumberland County School Systemís 90 schools. 

The Operation Division provides funeral escorts along with numerous community policing activities throughout the county.  It is also tasked with the registration and monitoring  of sex offenders living within Cumberland County.

The Operations Division is comprised of the following sections which are tasked with specific duties:   


The Operations Division is directed by the Operations Division Commander who holds the rank of Major and answers to the Chief Deputy. The Operations Division Commander is assisted by the Deputy Patrol Commander and the Deputy Operations Division Commander who both hold the rank of Captain and who are assigned individual sections within the Operations Division.

Most sections are supervised by a Lieutenant or Sergeant, depending upon the size of the unit.

Operations Commander 

Major  Dennis Peterson - (910) 677-5568


Deputy Patrol Commander

 Captain Charles Parker - (910) 677-5425


Deputy Operations Commander

Captain Jonathan Morgan-(910) 677-5587


Division Admin Asst - R. Sumners -(910) 677-5426


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Hours of Operation:  M - F 8:00am till 5:00pm

After hour emergencies should contact the Watch Commander at (910) 677-5432