Weekly Blotter | Oct. 31- Nov. 6, 2022

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 31st, 2022 – November 6th, 2022
Calls for Service: 246


  • Officers issued 10 traffic enforcement actions during the week. 


  • 175 business checks were made.No unsecure doors were found.
  • Noextra patrols were requested by an out-of-town property owner this week.      


  • Suspicious Vehicle (Duck Road)

On October 31, 2022, an officer noticed a vehicle with an equipment violation and pulled in behind the vehicle.  The driver turned quickly into a parking lot when the officer was spotted. The officer contacted the driver and determined he was not a licensed. The driver was issued a citation. 

  • Suspicious Person (Four Seasons Lane)

On November 4, 2022, a homeowner reported a suspicious male on his front porch. Officers checked the area but did not locate anyone on the property. Officers did find a card for a company that was doing work in the area. The homeowner was notified of the findings.

  • Domestic Dispute (Duck Road)

On November 4, 2022, officers responded to a report of a domestic dispute occurring at the Ocean Pines Condos. The caller did not know which unit the dispute was in but was able to give an approximate location and a vehicle description. Officer checks the area, were unable to locate the dispute.  Officers later contacted an involved party who stated they had left Duck and did not need any assistance.


  • Duck Road / Scarborough Lane

On October 31, 2022, it was reported that a vehicle pulled out in front of the caller struck his vehicle. The caller was irate and followed the suspect vehicle until both vehicles were stopped in Southern Shores by a Southern Shores Officer. The investigation determined that no crash occurred.  A report was completed documenting the incident.

WEEKLY TRAFFIC VOLUME (As determined by ALPR Detections)

ALPR Camera10-31-2211-01-2211-02-2211-03-2211-04-2211-05-2211-06-22
Northbound: Duck Into Corolla2,0852,1562,4272,4822,6942,3581,619
Southbound: Currituck Into Duck2,1492,2092,3412,2682,3942,2272,061
Northbound: SS Into Duck4,0394,2474,6714,7905,1644,4593,220
Southbound: Duck Into SS3,7563,6644,1474,0804,1293,8273,686
Total Detections12,02912,27613,58613,62014,38112,87110,586

51.71% of the vehicles that entered Duck, passed through to Currituck County this week.