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Today, I am excited to announce that I am a candidate for the 2018 race for Sheriff of Moore County.

I am a native of Moore County, born and raised in Carthage, with over 30 years of law enforcement experience seasoned with deep knowledge of state and local government. I have dedicated most of my adult life to public service. I started out as a volunteer with the Carthage Rescue Squad from 1976 to 1987. I proudly served as a Deputy with the Moore County Sheriff’s Office from 1983 to 1987 when I left to join the North Carolina State Highway Patrol. I wore the uniform of a State Trooper from 1987 until 2009 when I returned to my roots at the Moore County Sheriff’s Office. I did my best to provide safety and security to the citizens of Moore County until my retirement in 2013. I retired at the rank of Major.

I was elected to the Carthage town board in 1999 where I served for 8 years. From 2007 until 2009, I was honored to be the Mayor of my hometown. I am a past president of the Moore County Law Enforcement Officers Association and currently still a member of this fine organization. I am the son of the late Walter I. Fields and Pauline T. Fields of Carthage. I am married to Renee D. Fields, father of three, grandfather of four. My family and I are members of Community Friends Church in Carthage. I am a member of the Moore County Republican Men’s club and past precinct chair of the Carthage precinct of the Republican Party. I am a graduate of Union Pines High School and hold the North Carolina Advanced Law Enforcement Certificate and have many hours of law enforcement and management training.

I want to be the Sheriff of Moore County in order to serve and protect our citizens with dedicated, professional, and highly qualified officers. I will demand that our Deputies serve at the highest level armed with moral and ethical traits that qualify them to be your keepers of the peace. I want to surround myself as your Sheriff with a qualified, experienced command staff to insure that we work together as a team to make the Moore County Sheriff’s office the very best in the state. I will be a Sheriff that will work hard for the citizens of Moore County to rid our county of drugs. I will work with our local, state, and federal agencies to form a drug task force. I will work with citizens to educate them on drug awareness. I will promote community watch programs and place heavy emphasis on community policing in an effort to involve all of Moore County’s citizens. This is only a small part of the things that I would do as your Sheriff.

I am honored to have the endorsements of two of Moore County’s most decorated law enforcement professionals, Retired Sheriff Frank Johnson and Retired Sheriff Lane Carter. Please join our team, “Fields for Sheriff in 2018!” Together, we can make a difference and the Sheriff’s Office will stand strong once again!

Ronald Alan Fields (Ronnie)
Candidate for Sheriff of Moore County

 

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Local News

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  • Food Bank Holding Stuff The Truck Event September 16th +

    The Food Bank Of CENC is hosting a Stuff The Truck Event at Wal-Mart in Aberdeen on Saturday, September 16th. Read More
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Crime Reports

  • Two Arrested After Drug Investigation Nets Two Pounds Of Methamphetamine +

    Following a six-month drug investigation, Sheriff Neil Godfrey announced the arrest of two brothers for trafficking in methamphetamine. Read More
  • District Attorney Announces Guilty Verdict In First Degree Murder Trial For Adam White +

    Adam Anthony White of Hoffman North Carolina was sentenced to life in prison without parole after being convicted by a Read More
  • Sheriff Godfrey Announces The Arrest Of Two For West End Area Breaking And Entering +

    Sheriff Neil Godfrey announces the arrest of Thomas Pugsley Jr. and Reshaun Walker for the breaking and entering of a Read More
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Obituaries

  • Peter Madsen of Vass Obituary +

    Peter Madsen, age 82, of Vass, passed away on Tuesday, August 15, 2017 at Westfield Nursing Home, surrounded by his Read More
  • Floyd Graham Jordan of West End Obituary +

    Floyd Graham Jordan, 82,of West End, NC died Tuesday August 15, 2017 at Sandy Ridge Assisted Living in Candor, NC. Read More
  • Betty McAllister of Garner formally of Carthage Obituary +

    Betty McAllister., 81, of Garner, formally of Carthage, died Sunday, Aug. 13, 2017, at Vidant Medical Center, Greenville. Read More
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Accident & Fire

  • Toddler & Adults Escape Injury After Car Hits Tree Tuesday Outside West End +

    A passenger car ran off of the road striking a tree Tuesday afternoon outside of West End. Read More
  • Motorcycle Collides With Mower On NC 24/27 Tuesday +

    A motorcycle collided with a mower Tuesday morning outside of Cameron blocking one lane of the highway and seriously injuring Read More
  • One Injured In Three Vehicle Accident In West End Monday Afternoon +

    One person was injured and the roadway partially blocked by a three vehicle accident in West End Monday afternoon. Read More
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