Weekly Blotter | Feb. 27 – March 5

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
February 27th, 2023 – March 5th, 2023
Calls for Service: 311


  • Officers issued traffic 17 enforcement actions during the week. 


  • 127 business checks were made.
  • No extra patrols were requested by out-of-town property owners this week.      


  • Hit and Run (Duck Road)

On March 3, 2023, officers responded to a hit and run involving a parked car.  The vehicle owner parked the car overnight and found the damage in the morning.  The damage appears to have been from a white vehicle, possibly a pickup truck.

  • Found Property (Mallard Drive)

On March 5, 2023, an iPad was found in the street and turned into officers.  The iPad likely fell off a car roof unknowingly.


  • No traffic crashes reported this week.

WEEKLY TRAFFIC VOLUME (As determined by ALPR Detections)

ALPR Camera02-27-2302-28-2303-01-2303-02-2303-03-2303-04-2303-05-23
Northbound: Duck Into Corolla2,2182,3142,4112,0972,3152,3451,667
Southbound: Currituck Into Duck2,2022,2452,2512,0282,0531,9901,925
Northbound: SS Into Duck4,1354,3294,4924,1804,8064,6773,317
Southbound: Duck Into SS3,7923,8924,0363,5173,7513,6643,450
Total Detections12,34712,78013,19011,82212,92512,67610,359
  • 51.33% of the vehicles that entered Duck, passed through to Currituck County last week.