Weekly Blotter | June 17 – June 23

Town of Duck Police Department

1259 Duck Road • Post Office Box 8369
Duck, North Carolina 27949

PHONE (252) 261-1112

FAX (252) 261-2108

Jeffrey E. Ackerman, Chief of Police

Weekly Police Report
June 17, 2024 – June 23, 2024
Calls for Service: 187


  • Officers issued 13 traffic enforcement actions during the week. 


  • 91 business checks were made.No unsecured doors were found.
  • 1 extra patrol was requested by an out-of-town property owner this week.      


  • Suspicious Person (Block of Duck Road)

On June 18, 2024, officers received a report of a suspicious male sitting in a white vehicle. The caller believed the male was selling narcotics.  Officers were unable to locate the male or the vehicle in the area.  

  • Larceny (Duck Road)

On June 18, 2024, officers received a report of an underage male who stole a case of warm beer from the store. The clerk advised that another subject distracted him while the suspect ran out of the store with the beer. Officers were unable to locate the suspects.

  • Injury to Property (Duck Road/East Tuckahoe Drive)

On June 21, 2024, officers noticed an Adopt-a-Highway sign was struck and knocked down. No suspect vehicle information was available.  North Carolina Department of Transportation was notified for repair.

  • Suspicious Condition (Osprey Ridge Road)

On June 21, 2024, officers responded to a report of an elderly woman yelling for help. Upon arrival, nothing out of the ordinary could be located. 

  • Suspicious Condition (Duck Road)

On June 22, 2024, officers received a report from a patron that a male subject at the establishment was giving off “weird vibes” towards a group of younger females. Officers found the male to be the father of one of the females in the group and he was being protective of the group. 

  • Dispute (Ships Wheel Court)

On June 23, 2024, officers responded to a fight in progress. Upon arrival, officers found two females had engaged in a fight in the residence. The females were friends and arrived this week for vacation. The parties separated and neither party wished to pursue charges.


  • No traffic crashes were reported this week.