Three Arrests Made As Mecklenburg County Sheriff’s Office Conducts Sex Offender Verification Called “Operation Watchdog 2019”

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Three arrests were made during Operation Watchdog 2019 as law enforcement worked to verify the addresses of 944 registered sex offenders in Mecklenburg County.

The operation ran from Thursday, October 17, 2019 through Wednesday, October 30, 2019.

Operation Watchdog 2019 Totals:
Sex Offenders to Be Verified: 944
Verification Attempts: 1628
Verifications Completed: 844
Violations Discovered: 32
Warrants Issued: 10
Warrants Served: 2
Arrests: 3

To download the free sex offender mobile app, go to and click on the “Sex Offender” tab listed under “Services.” If you have information about a sex offender’s whereabouts that does not match the information on the registry, you can contact the Mecklenburg County Sheriff’s Office at (704) 336-8730.