The Sugar Mountain Police Department is charged with keeping the Village streets safe and protecting the property interests of all of our residents and guests. The department works a 24-hour day schedule, 365 days per year. The department is constantly patrolling Village roads, conducting home and business checks, directing traffic, and assisting all other local law enforcement agencies.

If you have any questions for the department or need any type of non-emergency assistance, please call them at (828) 898-4349 or stop by their office located at 251 Dick Trundy Lane (Police Department is located inside Village Hall).

If you have an EMERGENCY, please dial 911.

The Department consists of the Chief, David Henson, Lieutenant Casey Turbyfill,  Sergeant Ben Townsend,  and Patrol Officer Joe Buchanan.


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Police Department Employment Opportunity

Police Officer

The Village of Sugar Mountain is taking applications for a Police Officer.  Minimum Qualifications:  Must be a High School Graduate, BLET Certified, possess a valid NC driver’s license, and possess impeccable integrity, ethics, and a strong background of professionalism. Experience is preferred but not necessary. Minimum starting salary with no experience is $36,000.  Benefits package includes: paid medical, dental, vision, life, and short-term disability insurance, 401K, NC State Retirement, and paid vacation, sick, and holiday leave.

The position will remain open until filled.  Please submit a Village of Sugar Mountain Employment Application and Form F-3 to the Sugar Mountain Police Department, 251 Dick Trundy Lane, Sugar Mountain, NC 28604.  You may pick up employment application forms at the Village Hall, obtain forms from the Village website at www.village.seesugar.com or contact Chief David Henson at 828-898-4349 or chief@seesugar.com to obtain employment application/forms. EOE employer.