Ronnie T.  Ingram was elected by the citizens of Lenoir County to serve as Sheriff in November 2014.  Ingram won overwhelming victories in both the May democratic primary and November general elections beating out centendors to gain the job of the "highest law enforcement officer" in Lenoir County.  Sheriff Ingram officially took office on December 1, 2014 in a public ceremony held in the Lenoir County Superior Court room.  



Sheriff Ingram is a Lenoir County native, raised in the Deep Run area of Lenoir County.  His adult life has been dedicated to serving the citizens of Lenoir County to assure their safety during his 30 year law enforcement career.  During his years of service, he became known to the public as a respected law enforcment officer who was firm in his tactics when it was required, but fair to everyone that he dealt with.  He is retired from the Kinston Department of Public Safety where he served in many roles retiring as a Major. 





Sheriff Ingram's has set many goals for this agency, but has assured that the main priority is to ensure that his office and deputies treat the citizes we serve with respect, professionalism and integrity.  He believes in multi-agency cooperation with other law enforcement, the district attorney's office and citizen groups to help lower crime in Lenoir County.  Based on his standards, the Sheriff's Office strives each day to assure our procedures are in accordance with new technology and standards in law enforcement.   



"Thank you for visiting our website.  I hope you can easily find information to assist you while you are here.  It is our goal to serve the citizens of Lenoir County and those that visit us in a professional manner.  If you have any other questions, please feel free to contact our office.  

We invite you to enjoy Kinston and the many things that make our town "home."  Take a trip to the CSS Neuse II, Historic Downtown on Herritage Street or the Lions Water Adventure Water Park at the Woodmen Community Center.  Please visit our community links page for more information.  We know you will enjoy your stay.  


                                         Sheriff Ronnie T. Ingram



130 South Queen Street

Post Office Box 3289
Kinston, NC 28502

Telephone:       252-559-6100
Main Fax:         252-527-3854

Detention Fax: 252-527-5022

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