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PushpinSheriff’s Office Issues Warrant Fraud Alert
Durham County Sheriff’s investigators learned this afternoon that a
Posted Date: 8/1/2014
PushpinStrategic Plan Progress Report 2014
Posted Date: 7/7/2014 2:00 AM
Big Sweep Litter Cleanup Set for October 4
Posted Date: 9/18/2014 2:00 PM
Durham County Names New Budget Director
Posted Date: 9/18/2014 10:45 AM
Document workflow keeps up with county's growing needs, shrinking budget
Posted Date: 9/18/2014
CJRC Celebrates National Recovery Month 2014
Posted Date: 9/15/2014 8:30 AM
Sheriff’s Office Deploys 31 In-Car Cameras
The Durham County Sheriff’s Office has installed 31 in-car cameras in its vehicles.
Posted Date: 9/11/2014
Durham Residents Invited to Comment on Health Priorities
Final assessment document to be released to the public in early 2015
Posted Date: 9/5/2014 2:30 PM
Public Health, Durham Head Start Team Up for Screening Program
Over 300 three and four year-old children and their parents to come through dedicated screening program, designed to create a “one stop shop” for all required Head Start screenings
Posted Date: 9/5/2014 2:00 PM
Durham County Encourages Residents to Join Statewide Effort to Reduce Litter
Posted Date: 9/5/2014 1:00 PM
Commissioner Reckhow Appointed to Chair NCACC Environment Steering Committee
Posted Date: 9/5/2014 10:30 AM
County Open Space Matching Grants Program Accepting Applications
Posted Date: 9/2/2014 11:00 AM
County Master Gardener Program Seeks Volunteers
Posted Date: 8/27/2014 1:00 PM
Public Health Continues to Increase Access to Healthy Food Options
By placing more nutritious foods in local corner stores, community members who lack the means of getting to a larger grocery store will have access to healthy foods.
Posted Date: 8/6/2014 9:30 AM
Registration Begins for Public Health’s Back to School Dental Event
Appointment scheduling for the event, begins on Friday, August 1, on a first come, first served basis.
Posted Date: 7/29/2014 2:15 PM
Public Health Alert: Voluntary Recall of Fresh, Whole Peaches, Plums, Nectarines, and Pluots Because of Possible Health Risk
Posted Date: 7/19/2014 12:00 PM
DATA to Pilot Free Shuttle Bus to Durham Farmers Market
Free Shuttle Available on Saturdays from 7:30 a.m. until 11:45 a.m.
Posted Date: 7/17/2014 11:00 AM
Public Health Alert: Voluntary Nationwide Recall of Tattoo Ink, Tattoo Needles, Tattoo kits Due to Microbial Contamination
Posted Date: 7/11/2014 6:00 PM
Former Durham School Teacher Charged With Student-Related Sex Offenses
Durham County sheriff’s investigators last week arrested and charged a former Durham Public Schools teacher with taking indecent liberties with a student
Posted Date: 7/7/2014
Sheriff’s Office, Police Department Partner To Combat Impaired Driving
Studies show one-third of fatal motor vehicle crashes involve a driver impaired by drugs or alcohol...
Posted Date: 7/3/2014
Durham County Receives RWJF Culture of Health Prize from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation in Recognition of Outstanding Efforts to Help People Lead Healthier Lives
County being recognized for its innovative strategies to improve health, including collaboration between organizations to increase access to medical care, coordinated planning to create a healthier environment and a focus on education and poverty in addition to disease as factors that impact health.
Posted Date: 6/25/2014 1:00 PM
N.C. General Assembly Repeals Durham County’s Gun Registration Law
Durham County residents are no longer required by law to register their handguns with the
Posted Date: 6/23/2014
First Durham County Rabies Case of 2014 Confirmed
Durham County sheriff’s officials Friday received notice from the North Carolina State Laboratory of
Posted Date: 6/23/2014
Health Officials Aim to Curb Accidental Shootings
The team, coordinated by staff at the Durham County Department of Public Health, includes a broad group of partners and stakeholders such as gun owners, community organizations, law enforcement, medical professionals, and religious organizations.
Posted Date: 6/20/2014 11:30 AM
Public Health Encourages Residents to Be Safe in Extreme Heat
According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), high humidity and personal factors such as age, weight, some chronic diseases and medications can all determine how well and how fast people can cool off.
Posted Date: 6/19/2014 10:15 AM
Sheriff Promotes 14 Deputies
Durham County Sheriff Mike Andrews is pleased to announce the promotion of several deputies.
Posted Date: 6/19/2014