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
James Hoppes, Lt. of Support Services

Clint Hunter, Special Investigations
Sonya Vassey, Records Clerk
Lacey Euten, Administrative Assistant 


Criminal Investigations Division

Chris Weeks, Lieutenant

Tommy Turner, Detective Sergeant
Josh Williams, Detective Sergeant  
Chris Hopper, Detective  
Samuel Bailey, Narcotics Detective 
Josh McCraw, Narcotics Detective 



Jacob Hoyle, Patrol Lieutenant  
Brandon Rothrock, Patrol Lieutenant  
Brad Huckabee, Patrol Lieutenant  
Josh Bumgarner, Patrol Lieutenant 


Animal Control

 Tim Kimbrell, Animal Control Officer

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