Emergency -- 911 Non-Emergency -- 704-633-3574
Crime Stoppers -- 1-866-639-5245 or Submit a Tip Online
Chief James began his law enforcement career in 1979 as a police dispatcher and campus police officer at UNC-Charlotte. In 1981, hewas sworn in as a trooper with the North Carolina State Highway Patrol and assigned to Raleigh. He moved through the ranks of the Patrol and retired as a Major in 2009 after serving as the Director of Troop Operations for all troops throughout North Carolina.
Master Police Officer Promotions held July 2, 2018
MPO Safrit, Badge Pinned by Wife
Pictured Left to Right:
MPO Insley, Badge Pinned by Father
Lions Club of Salisbury - Awards Officer of the Year to Officer S.S. Safrit
Pictured from Left to Right: Det. M.J. File, Officer of the Year S.S. Safrit, Chief M.T. James, Officer C.R. Insley, Officer J.A. Stein and Officer T.C. Honeycutt.
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600 S. Salisbury Ave
Spencer, NC 28159
Office - (704) 633-3574
Fax - (704) 633-3837
Monday - Friday
8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Chief of Police