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The Town of Clayton is a "911" emergency community; for ANY police response -- DIAL 911

Clayton Law Enforcement offers many levels of service. The Clayton Police Department has 43 full-time sworn police officers managed by the Chief and 3 Captains who report directly to the Chief.  There are many different divisions of the police department who work together to provide a safe community to the citizens and visitors in Clayton.  The department works closely with local law enforcement from the Johnston County Sheriff’s Department and the numerous municipal agencies serving throughout the county.

Police protection is provided 24 hours a day / 365 days a year and is facilitated with the assistance of the Johnston County 911 Communications Center.

 The Following are Divisions of Clayton Law Enforcement:

Latest News
  • "We don't stop playing because we grow old.  We grow old because we stop playing." - George Bernard Shaw There's still time to sign up for the 2017 Johnston County Senior Games.  Are you 50 ...

  • It's the second-to-last round of the 2016-17 Clayton Sculpture Trail People's Choice Award! Who will go on to compete for $1,000 in the finals? The choice is YOURS! This week's match up pits th...

  • We hope you will join us Monday, Feb. 20 for the Clayton Town Council work session beginning 6:30 p.m. at The Clayton Center, 111 East Second Street in Downtown Clayton. At the work session, the C...

  • From Monday, Feb. 27, 2017 through early April, residents in and around Clayton may notice the scent of chlorine coming from their tap water. This is normal. Your water will still be safe to...

  • Clayton Police need your help locating a missing teen. 16-year-old Nashiem Kahil Attoh, who goes by Kahil, was last seen on Wednesday, February 8th at his home on Standing Oaks Lane in the Summerl...

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