Pender County Sheriff's Department is administered by the city government of Burgaw in North Carolina. The city also operates other departments, such as the Pender County Department of Social Services, Pender County Inspections Department, Pender County Maintenance and Pender County Planning Department. Its Pender County Health Department is responsible for health monitoring and emergency care services for the residents. The city s Pender County Emergency Management department is responsible for fire marshal and preparedness and planning services. It offers general accounting, issuing receipt and disbursement, payroll, benefits administration, cash management, financial reporting, budgetary compliance, and internal control and annual independent audit services through its finance department.