Have you wanted to have a bigger role in the safety of your community? Now you have the chance, says Stanly County Sheriff Rick Burris.According to the sheriff’ department, citizens now have the chance to join a partnership in the fight against crime by becoming honorary members of th North Carolina Sheriffs Association.The N.C. Sheriff’s As sociation is a statewide organization of the state’ 100 Sheriffs, which works to strengthen the professional law enforcement service of the office of each sheriff. The association is also recognized nationwide for professional standards and training.According to the Sheriff’s office, ‘The Honorar Membership Program wa created to provide citizen with an opportunity to lend their support to more effective law enforcement and to better help local Sheriffs protect the lives and property of citizens.” […]