Surry County, NC Arrest Records and Warrants

Please fill in the form below to begin your North Carolina criminal records search
(by searching you certify that you are above 18 years of age)
Male Female All
* Required Fields

A Surry County, NC active arrest warrant is a judicial order that is frequently used to bring a suspect to books after the investigative process is completed. Because the process for procuring a warrant entails the submission of a written affidavit in court, the police only seek a warrant when there is substantial evidence to hold a person culpable for the crime.

The sheriff's office of Surry routinely holds all information pertaining to arrest records and outstanding warrants issued in the county.To get access to this data, you simply need to contact them by walking into the head office of the agency at 218 N Main St, Dobson, North Carolina 27017. When writing to them, you will have to send your mails to PO Box 827 and you can call them on 336-401-8900. However, information pertaining to active and outstanding warrants is never given over the phone.

On the other hand, if you would just like to learn about the most wanted criminals in the county, you can visit, a page on the official sheriff's department website that is constantly updated with information and mug shots of the most dangerous criminals in the area.

In your quest for information on arrest orders issued in Surry, do not forget the county clerk's office or the magistrate's court which are located at Dobson, NC 27017. Once again, you can write to the office of the court of clerk at PO Box 345 or call them on 336-386-3700 but for the actual records, you will need to pay a visit in person.

From 2001 to 2008, nearly 200 crime complaints were filed in Surry, NC every year. Of these less than 10% were violent in nature. Yet, annually, almost 10 homicides and over 80 sexual assault cases are lodged in the area. During the 8 year period mentioned above, the crime rate for the county has reduced markedly by almost 50% which certainly bodes well for the residents of the area.


Important Note: This website is not affiliated with the U.S. Government or any State or Federal government agency and is not an official source of information. This is a private site. For any questions you may have please consult a lawyer.

Information found on this site must be used for lawfully acceptable purposes only. It is against the law to stalk or harass anyone using the information found on this site. Visitors cannot search for public officials, minors, or celebrities. Anyone who uses this site to access information through purposeful misrepresentation of themselves, or uses the information accessed in illegal pursuits may face criminal and civil charges. Information that can be found on this site is compiled from records that may be incomplete or have errors. The owners of this site do not own the records found on this site or any public records database. All records presented on this site are gathered from third party databases that are not controlled by the owners of this site. Every search is subject to applicable laws, to this site's terms of use and to the terms of use of the third party vendors that provide access to such information. The website owners may receive compensation if you complete a registration through our website. When you complete such registration you will receive access to a third party membership area - of which we have no control of. Please further read our entire terms of use.

Copyright ©2011- All rights reserved.