INTEGRITY. TRUST. COMPASSION.
“The FCSO is a comprehensive provider of public safety services. We are one team with one mission to keep Forsyth County safe. We are committed to the most current best practices and effective research-based methods to ensure our citizens enjoy the highest quality of life. We are professional, responsible and accountable, and perform with courage and dedication, often with great sacrifice. I am honored to be part of the FCSO team.”
William T. Schatzman
Forsyth County Sheriff
The Vision of FCSO is to enhance the quality of life and sense of community in Forsyth County by providing effective criminal justice services that are guided by integrity and compassion, and supported by the trust of those we protect.
Our Mission is to ensure the security of life and property, prevent crime and disorder and enforce the laws of North Carolina and the United States.
Our Strategy is to identify and deploy best practice methods, incorporate them into our policies and procedures and engage in continuing education.