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
October 9, 2023 – October 15, 2023
Calls for Service: 259
- Officers issued 12 traffic enforcement actions during the week.
- 175 business checks were made. 1 unsecured door was found.
- 1 extra patrol was requested by an out-of-town property owner this week.
INCIDENTS OF INTEREST
- Suspicious Condition (Halyard Court)
On October 10, 2023, officers responded to a suspicious condition where a television was seen on inside the residence, which was supposed to be vacant. Officers checked the residence but did not find any sign of forced entry or other unusual circumstances.
- Suspicious Condition (South Baum Trail)
On October 11, 2023, officers responded to a report of a suspicious person walking under the residence. Officers checked the area but did not locate the suspect or anything that appeared out of the ordinary.
- Dispute (Duck Road)
On October 11, 2023, officers responded to a couple having an argument. Officers determined that no physical fighting occurred. The situation was defused.
- Suspicious Condition (Acorn Oak Avenue)
On October 13, 2023, officers responded to a suspicious condition after the caller reported hearing a loud boom before the power went out. Officers determined that a power transformer had blown in the area. Dominion Energy was contacted and their crews were dispatched to the area.
- Civil Dispute (Jay Crest Road)
On October 13, 2023, officers responded to the report of a stolen vehicle. The officer’s investigation revealed the vehicle had been towed at the request of the Homeowner’s Association.
- Suspicious Condition (Marlin Dr)
On October 15, 2023, officers were dispatched to this location just before midnight after a complainant reported loud noise in the area of the residence. Officers checked the area but were unable to locate any excessive noise or criminal activity.
- No traffic crashes reported this week.
WEEKLY TRAFFIC VOLUME (As determined by ALPR Detections)
|Northbound: Duck Into Corolla||3424||3397||3538||3561||3480||3101||2485|
|Southbound: Currituck Into Duck||3880||3581||3481||3544||3428||3522||3250|
|Northbound: SS Into Duck||6191||6188||6143||6509||6437||5326||4479|
|Southbound: Duck Into SS||6312||5690||5595||5423||5407||5443||5204|
- 55% of the vehicles that entered Duck passed through to Currituck County last week.