Burke County Sheriff's Office


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 Major Banks Hinceman
Major Hinceman began his career with the Burke County Sheriff's Office on August 13, 1989. He oversees the operations of the Sheriff's Office, including Patrol, Criminal Investigations, Civil Process, Community Affairs, Reserves, School Resource, and the Animal Control Division. Major Hinceman is an expert marksman and is a firearms instructor for the Sheriff's Office. Additionally, he oversees the Sheriff's Office's SWAT team, and the training of officers. Major Hinceman and his wife, Renee have two sons, Casey and Charlie. He enjoys weight training, fishing, and spending time with his family.
 Major Banks Hinceman
Barbara Miller
Barbara is the Administrative Specialist for the Sheriff and Major. Barbara retired from Broughton Hospital as an Administrative Assistant with more than thirty years of service. Barbara and her husband, Roger, have three children and two grandchildren. They attend El Bethel Baptist Church. Barbara's hobbies include reading and spending time with her family.
Sheriff Whisenant, Major Hinceman, or Barbara Miller may be reached at (828) 438-5508, or via e-mail at admin@burkesheriff.org