Clay County Sheriff's Office

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Clay County Sheriff's Office

                          EMPLOYEE OF THE WEEK
                                 February 20, 2017

Stacey Neal is part of the office administrative team here at the Clay County Sheriff’s Office. She was born, raised and still lives in Andrews with her three sons.

Stacey started working for the Sheriff’s Office in January of 2016 at the front desk.  She has acquired the certifications needed to do her job with includes being certified as an operator for DCI (Dept. of Criminal Information).  This includes certifications in protections orders, weapon permits, sex offender registration and file transactions.  In November of 2016, Stacey moved to Human Resources in which she handles all necessary documentation and appointments for the new hires including paperwork needed for them to become Sheriff Standards certified.  Stacey also maintains the sex offender registration files and submits the monthly North Carolina Uniform Crime reports along with other shared responsibilities of the office administration.

Stacey has become a vital asset to our office and we feel lucky to have her here on our team.


***Public Service Announcement from the Clay County Tax Office*** The Clay County Tax Office has begun the county wide revaluation that will be effective as of January 1, 2018. There will be appraisers visiting properties throughout the county Monday through Saturday. Please note the appraisers will not ask to come inside the home and their vehicles will be clearly marked as "Clay County Revaluation". Each appraiser will also have a photo ID badge. This will be an ongoing process for the next 10 to 12 months. If anyone has any questions of if any issues arise, please contact Nancy Kimsey at the Clay County Tax Office at (828) 389-1266. As always if you feel you need us you can call the Sheriff's Office at (828) 389-6354.

Click on the map to get directions to the Sheriff's Office.

295 Courthouse Drive, Hayesville NC 28904

Welcome to the Clay County Sheriff's Office web site.  The purpose of this site is to introduce you to the Sheriff's Office and the many services that we provide the community.

I consider it my duty as Sheriff to see that the citizens of Clay County are provided the very best service we can and strive to earn the trust you have placed in all of us.  All of the employees of the CCSO take pride in our jobs and never forget that we and our families are also part of the community that we are sworn to keep safe.

Thank you for taking the opportunity to learn the many facets of our office.  We welcome and appreciate your suggestions and support in our quest to make Clay County an even safer place to live, work and raise our families.  Please feel free to call my office anytime to discuss any concerns you might have.


National Terrorism Advisory System (NTAS) check current status
Now you can apply online!  Start your application today for permits to purchase handgun.Concealed carry applications will be taken at the Sheriff's Office Tuesday through Friday.