Asa Buck, III  
Administration
Title: Sheriff
Phone: 252-728-8400


Asa BuckEducation
  • Graduate of the North Carolina Sheriffs' Association Leadership Institute 2008
  • East Carolina University, Class of '98 - Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice (BSCJ)
  • Graduate of Carteret Community College Basic Law Enforcement Training (BLET) Certification Program
  • East Carteret High School, Class of '93

Experience
Carteret County Sheriff's Office
  • Elected Sheriff, 2006 (currently serving 3rd term)
  • Lieutenant, 2006
  • Sergeant of Patrol Division, 2002
  • Patrol Deputy, 1999
  • Bailiff, 1998

North Carolina Sheriffs' Association
  • 2014-15 President - North Carolina Sheriffs' Association

Memberships
  • North Carolina Sheriffs' Association Executive Committee
  • North Carolina Sheriffs' Association Legislative Committee
  • North Carolina Sheriffs' Association Jail and Law and Order Committee
  • North Carolina Sheriffs' Association
  • Carteret County 9-1-1 Center Advisory Board
  • Carteret County Republican Executive Committee
  • North Carolina Association of County Commissioners Justice and Public Safety Steering Committee
  • Coastal Coalition for Substance Abuse Prevention (CCSAP) Board Member

Community Organizations
  • Franklin Lodge #109 - Past Master 2001 & 2004
  • Scottish Rite Mason
  • York Rite Mason
  • Shriner

Awards
  • East Carolina University Criminal Justice Program Outstanding Senior, Class of '98
  • Healthy Carolinians of Carteret County Substance Abuse Task Force Outstanding Volunteer Award, 2009
  • East Carolina University 40 under 40 Leadership Award, 2015
 

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