Law Enforcement Agency Contacts

POSTED: Feb. 22, 2018, 1:22 P.M. ET

Below is contact information for public information officers from the North Carolina State Highway Patrol, Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department and Fire Department, Buncombe County Sheriff's Office and the Asheville Police Department. They are able to provide information on traffic conditions, precautions and related issues.


North Carolina State Highway Patrol

Sergeant Michael Baker
919.825.2770 office


Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department

Public Affairs Manager Jordan-Ashley Walker
704.336.4936 office


Charlotte Fire Department

Capt. Dennis Gist
704.336.2094 office
704.574.5926 mobile


Buncombe County Sheriff’s Office

Natalie Bailey
828.250.4469 office
828.785.2493 mobile


Asheville Police Department

Christina Hallingse
828.252.1110 office
828.259.5881 mobile



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