​Wake County Sheriff's Office

WCSO Public Safety Center Closed Through Next Thursday

As a result of planned protests anticipated to begin this weekend in downtown Raleigh, through next week, the Wake County Sheriff’s Office’s John H. Baker Jr. Public Safety Center will be closed to the public on Tuesday, January 19, and Wednesday, January 20.

The office will resume normal business hours on Thursday, January 20.


​​The Sheriff's Office is the primary law enforcement agency for the unincorporated areas of the County. Wake County voters elect the Sheriff to four-year terms. Law enforcement is a vital role of government at nearly all levels.  Learn more and view videos about Wake County Sheriff's Office.

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John H. Baker Jr.
Public Safety Center
Emergencies DIAL 9-1-1 
330 S. Salisbury St.
Raleigh, NC 27602
Phone: 919-856-6900
Fax: 919-856-6874
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