Sheriff's Office 
Directions

577 Regal Street
Murphy, NC 28906

828-837-2589

911

Email the Sheriff's Office
Link: Sheriff's Office Page

Anonymous Tips: 828-837-1344

E-911 Communications 
Directions

577 Regal Street
Murphy, NC 28906

828-835-3144

911

828-837-4129

Link: E-911 Communications

Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Creasman, Theresa E-911 Supervisor 828-835-4965

Administration 
Directions

577 Regal Street
Murphy, NC 28906

911

Link: Sheriff's Office Page

Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Ambler, Debbie Administrative Assistant to the Sheriff 828-837-2589, ext. 415
Palmer, Derrick Sheriff 828-837-2589
Patterson, Mark Captain
Thigpen, Mark Chief Deputy

Detention Center 
Directions

577 Regal Street
Murphy, NC 28906

828-837-2521

Link: Detention Center Page

Hours

Monday - Friday
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Patterson, Mark Administrator 828-837-2521
Bresch, Jeremy Lieutenant 828-837-2521, ext. 429

Investigations 
Directions

59 Hiwassee Street
Murphy, NC 28906

828-837-2589

911

828-835-3981


Link: Investigations Page

Anonymously Report Crime Activity: 828-837-1344
Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Holland, Tiffany Investigator 828-837-2589
Peck-Chapman, Jacob Investigator 828-837-2589
Shivers, Tory Investigator 828-837-2589
Watkins, Keith Investigator 828-837-2589
White, Robert “Todd” Investigator 828-837-2589
Williams, Roger Investigator 828-837-2589
Wood, Joe Lieutenant, Division Leader 828-837-2589

Patrol 
Directions

59 Hiwassee Street
Murphy, NC 28906

828-837-2589

911

828-835-3981

Link: Patrol Page

Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Mason, Rayburn Lieutenant, Watch Commander 828-837-2589

Victim Advocacy 
Directions

59 Hiwassee Street
Murphy, NC 28906

828-837-2589

Link: Victim Advocacy Page

Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Swanson, Stephanie Program Director 828-837-2589, ext. 404