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Locust, North Carolina Jail and Mugshot Information

Locust is a small rural city that can be found in Cabarrus and Stanly Counties. There are an estimated 3,066 people residing in this area. The mayor is Steve Huber. The City Administrator is Cesar Correa.

Town Hall:
186 Ray Kennedy Drive, Locust, NC 28097
Phone: 704-888-5260
Fax: 704-888-1566

Locust Town Hall

Town Administrator’s Office:

In 2007, the crime index for Locust was 142.9 which was less than half of the US average at the time (314.1). During this year, there were no reported rapes, murders, and auto thefts. However, there were 24 reported burglaries, 1 reported robbery, 1 reported assault, 37 reported thefts, and 1 reported arson case. As of February 2019, 7 registered sex offenders are residing in Locust. The ratio of residents to sex offenders is 443 to 1.

Locust, North Carolina Police Station Information

The city of Locust is rated an A for crime and safety due to its low crime rate. Its total crimes are lower compared to the North Carolina average by 52%. It is also lower than the US average by 49%. Statistically, 3.85 daily crimes happen in the city for every 100,000 people. The city is considered safer compared to 65% of all US cities. The odds of a person becoming a victim here is 1 in 72. The total year over year crimes in the city has gone up by 20%.

The Locust Police Department is headed by Chief of Police Frank L. Hartsell. The LPD is comprised of two main divisions – Patrol and Investigations. The Patrol Division is responsible for providing the community with 24/7 police coverage as well as answering calls for service. The Investigations Division is responsible for conducting follow-up investigations on reported incidents.

Locust Police Department:
186 Ray Kennedy Dr., Locust, NC 28097
Phone: (704) 888-4744

Locust Police Dept

Chief of Police:

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Additional Information:
Address 1: 113 S Central Ave
City: Locust
State: North Carolina
Zip Code: 28097-7138
County: Stanly County
Phone #: 704-888-4744
Fax #: 704-888-1568
Type: Police Departments
Population Served: 2500
Number of Officers: 14

The Stanly County Detention Center houses the pre-trial inmates of the Locust Police Department. The Detention Center is a 133-bed facility. Inmates are allowed one 15-minute onsite visit per week. Visitation can also be done online. All visits must be scheduled at least 24 hours in advance through or by calling 704-986-3734 between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. The onsite visitation schedule is as follows:

Tuesdays: working inmates (trustees) and inmates with the last name between A-L

Wednesdays: Female inmates only, Female working inmates are allowed two (2) visits.

Thursdays: working inmates (trustees) and inmates with the last name between M – Z

Evening(s): 6:00 pm, 6:15 pm, 6:30 pm, 6:45 pm, 7:00 pm, 7:15 pm, 7:30 pm, 7:45 pm, 8:00 pm, 8:15 pm

Open Records Request in Locust, North Carolina

The City Clerk is the official record keeper in Locust. Any requests to view or obtain copies of public records are handled by this office. If you want more information on public record requests, you can get in touch with City Clerk Amy Meachum via email at

Police Reports in Locust, North Carolina

The Records Managers of the Locust Police Department are responsible for the safekeeping of all documents generated by the officers. Any requests for copies of police reports are submitted to Wendy Lowder or Mandy Thomas for processing. For more information, you can get in touch with either Records Manager by calling (704) 888-4744.

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