NC State Defense Force
"Parati Servire -- Ready to serve"
Authorized by North Carolina General Statutes, Section 127A, NC State Defense Force members are an all-volunteer, pro-government, non-partisan civil defense force comprised of current and formerly serving military, police, first responders, and other like-minded legal US citizens of all races, colors, ethnicities and religions, who pledge to fulfill an oath like all military and police take to “defend the Constitution against all enemies, foreign and domestic” and to protect and serve the citizens of North Carolina according to the NC State Constitution in times of need such as natural disasters or local threats to law and order.
About NC State Defense Force, Our Values & Our Mission
NCSDF members have a steadfast mission to help ensure the safety of the communities they stand guard in, assist local and federal law enforcement when needed or requested and assist their communities in times of civil emergencies or disasters. All members pledge to keep a similar oath as military and law enforcement officers have to protect and defend the Constitution from all enemies foreign and domestic. Members are provided access to FEMA CERT training, Infragard and Cyber awareness training and more.
The NC State Defense Force is a strong and growing all volunteer civic organization, providing civilian readiness training. We are postured for effective responses to natural disasters, search and rescue objectives, security needs, and aim to support law enforcement, EMS and Emergency Management personnel when needed or required. NCSDF members bring a wealth of experience, training and resources to bear in times of civic need. We are an active, diverse membership who share a passion to serve our communities and defend our civil liberties.
All prospective NCSDF members must apply and submit to a thorough background check prior to admission into NCSDF.
Application for membership is considered regardless of race, color, religion or ethnicity. See our requirements for more details.
NCSDF Welcomes ALL Legal US Citizens
“We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness.” — Preamble to the Declaration of Independence
NCSDF members come from all races, ethnicities and backgrounds with one common bond – the oath to defend the Constitution and to protect the NC communities they serve in times of need such as emergencies and natural disasters. If you take this oath seriously, and believe in defending the Constitution against ALL enemies, foreign and domestic, then you are one of us. Join us. We need your help to serve our communities while helping to preserve liberty for our children and grand-children, and for all Americans.
PARATI SERVIRE! – “Ready to Serve”
SDF Associations and Members In The Ranks
Interested in joining NC State Defense Force?
Complete a short form and one of our state membership leads will contact you to follow up.