One of the main duties of the deputies assigned to the Court Security Division, is to maintain order during all criminal and civil proceedings held within the courthouse, while also providing for safety and protection of the visitors who have business at the courthouse on a daily basis.
The Brunswick County Courthouse is staffed by sworn deputies, The duties of personnel assigned to the courthouse include, but are not limited to, searching all individuals entering the courthouse for weapons and other items which are classified as contraband. Provide a safe and orderly environment to the facilities and grounds of the courthouse. Protect the integrity of the Court. Maintain the decorum of the Court and deter those who would take disruptive or violent action against the Court and/or its participants
The deputies also utilize security cameras and alarms located throughout the building which are also monitored at all times by the deputies.