All County offices and libraries will be closed on Monday, January 21st in observance of the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday.
County parks (Bakers Mtn, Riverbend and St. Stephens) will remain open for your enjoyment.
Blackburn Landfill and Waste Convenience Centers will also be open.


The Narcotics and Vice Unit is a specialized unit of the Catawba County Sheriff’s Office which investigates violations of the North Carolina Controlled Substance Act and Vice Crimes. The unit works closely with its municipal counterparts within Catawba County and surrounding counties and within state and federal agencies. Investigators use covert investigations, surveillance operations and information gathering to build their cases. Narcotics investigators are sworn federal officers to facilitate their participation in building federal cases.

Narcotics can be reached at 828-464-6932 or if you wish to leave a tip, use the tip line at 828-466-ATIP (2847).