Services and Information: Courts and Justice

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State Highway Patrol

Courts and Justice, Law Enforcement

The North Carolina State Highway Patrol's primary mission is to reduce collisions and make the highways of North Carolina as safe as possible. The State Highway Patrol has more than 1,600 troopers who cover 78,000 miles of North Carolina roadways, more than any other state except Texas. In addition to enforcing the state's traffic laws, state troopers also guide traffic during hurricane evacuations, re-route traffic around hazardous chemical spills, and they stand ready, should any act of terrorism occur.

Statewide Automated Victim Assistance and Notification

Courts and Justice, Crime and Criminals

North Carolina Statewide Automated Victim Assistance and Notification, NC SAVAN, is a criminal justice information-sharing system that supports automated victim notification. NC SAVAN operates a 24-hour toll-free automated offender information and notification service. Individuals may call the toll-free number, 877-NC SAVAN, 877-627-2826, to learn about an offender's status, to register for offender notification or to learn about victim assistance resources in their area.

Utility Complaint Investigation

Consumer and Housing, Consumer Protection

If you have complaints against electric, water/sewer, gas, moving companies, telecommunications, you can address them to the Public Staff of the State Utilities Commission Complaints may involve payment arrangements, billing disputes, deposits, service quality, unauthorized changes in communication services (such as "slamming), unauthorized charges for communications services (called "cramming"), and more.

Vital Records

Courts and Justice, Vital Records

Obtain birth, death, marriage and divorce certificates, and register name changes. Certificates can be obtained in person, by mail, by phone or online. In person service is available at the county Register of Deeds where the event took place or in the state office in Raleigh.