About the Sheriff

Sheriff Darren E. Campbell
Sheriff Campbell has more than two decades of full-time continuous service with the Iredell County Sheriff’s Office in various areas. Sheriff Campbell has never wavered in this commitment to the citizens of Iredell County. Sheriff Campbell built his career from the bottom up, always increasing his role of responsibilities to prepare himself for the position as Sheriff. He is a proactive Sheriff, staying ahead of current crime trends.
Sheriff Campbell continues to display integrity in the workplace through leading by example. He believes that high moral and ethical standards and trust in faith are the keys to professional law enforcement. He has always held himself to higher standards and requires it in the Sheriff’s Office.
Sheriff Campbell is accountable to the citizens for the performance of the Sheriff’s Office and will hold the deputies and staff to the same high professional standards that he still maintains.

County Facts
  • County seat: Statesville
  • Population: 160,000+
  • Total area: 598 square miles
SHERIFF Darren E. Campbell