Police Department

The Town of Enfield Police Department is committed to making a positive difference in the lives of our citizens through professionally supported and trained police offers. Officers strive to provide an environment that will allow citizens to live and work in a safe and secure community.

If you are witnessing a crime in progress or are experiencing an emergency, please dial 911.



We, the members of the Enfield Police Department, are committed to providing the highest level of police service. We will improve the quality of life in the community by building partnerships that reduce crime, maintain order, and create a safe environment while upholding the laws of North Carolina and the United States Constitution. We adhere to the principles of integrity, professionalism, respect, and fairness.



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Chief Ayers


Message from the Chief:

As Chief of Police, I am honored to have the privilege to serve alongside the amazing men and women of the Enfield Police Department. We are committed to continuing to build trust, while focusing on crime prevention and community policing. As the Police Chief, you have my unwavering commitment to lead honorably with the highest level of integrity to provide the best police service.

Our philosophy will always be to work collaboratively with all stakeholders to address community needs through active listening and crime prevention techniques. Our service will be predicated on mutual respect, transparency, and accountability.
I invite everyone to partner with us in a continuing effort to build and foster an even stronger relationship. We need to work together to continue making Enfield a safe place to live, work, retire, and raise a family. I know that working together as a team means we will have a safe and enjoyable community.

Please feel free to come by the police department or stop us when we are in the community to talk, express concerns, or even just to say hello.

Chief James Ayers

Contact Info

James Ayers
Chief of Police
115 SE Railroad St, Enfield, NC 27823
(252) 445-5122

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