Mount Holly

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The City of Mount Holly
400 E. Central Ave.
Mount Holly, NC 28120

Regional Swat Team


In 2007, members of the Mount Holly Police department joined in the Gastonia Police Department's multi-agency regional SWAT team. The regional SWAT Team now consists of members from the Gastonia Police Department, Gaston County Sheriff's Office, Belmont Police, Stanley Police, Cherryville Police, Lowell Police, and the Mount Holly Police Department. This team utilizes specialized training, equipment, and tactics to preserve life in high-risk situations.

Hostage Negotiator Team

In 2013, members of the Mount Holly Police Department also started participating in Gastonia Police Department's multi-agency Hostage Negotiator Team. This team works in conjunction with the SWAT Team. The Negotiator's goal is to peacefully resolve the surrender of a suspect.

Latest News

Mount Holly 13th Safest City in NC

CreditDonkey researched crime information for North Carolina's cities, both large and small. They found that Mount Holly was the 13th safest city   Full Story ››

Guns and Hoses Softball Game

For the first time since 2003, the Mount Holly Police and Fire Departments renewed their "Guns & Hoses" matchup, a friendly intersquad softball game between the two agencies.   Full Story ››

Vacation Home Safety Reminders

The Mount Holly Police Department would like to offer a few home safety tips for when you are away. Home safety while you are traveling is not that hard. Just a few simple tasks can make a big difference. Travel safe!   Full Story ››