Law Enforcement and Emergency Services Amendments Available

The Government Records Section of the State Archive of North Carolina would like to announce that amendments are now available for the records retention schedules listed below.  These amendments clarify the retention for 911 calls received as text messages and reflect the legislation governing body-worn cameras for law enforcement personnel, which will go into effect…

Ready. Set. Go!

Last month, I shared our benchmarks for completing our functional schedules project. Now I want to suggest some activities that agencies can complete between now and fall 2017 to prepare for the transition to functional schedules. If you allow 2-3 months to complete each of these tasks, you will be ready to embrace the new…

Important Disaster Preparation Information

With the approach of Tropical Storm Hermine, the staff of the State Archives of North Carolina would like to take this opportunity to share some important information that you will need in the event of an emergency. In the event of flooding, secure the area, and keep everyone out until your safety professionals allow entry.…