The Rockingham County Sheriff's Office is a full-service law enforcement agency. It investigates criminal activities, arrests violators and protects the citizens of the county. The agency has more than 150 employees, and is located in Wentworth, N.C. The Rockingham County Sheriff's Office s field operations unit provides 24-hour patrol protection and responds to service calls. Its criminal investigation handles homicide, burglary, robbery and rape cases. The agency has a record division that is responsible for receiving, processing and maintaining incident reports. The Rockingham County Sheriff's Office also has a special victims unit that assists victims of domestic violence and sexual abuse. The sheriff s office additionally operates the Drug Abuse Resistance Education (D.A.R.E.) program.