The Records Division consists of one civilian employee and two deputy sheriffs which includes a Law Enforcement Records Supervisor. This division maintains extensive databases, report archives, and other documentation of the Carteret County Sheriff's Office activities. This division provides incident reports, arrest reports, and accident reports to both the public and media through its main office in the lobby of the Carteret County Sheriff's Office. Reports are provided to the Carteret County residents at no charge. The records division also issues Handgun Purchase Permits, Concealed Handgun Permits, and Jury Summons.
Criminal Records Request
Criminal Records receives and maintains arrest reports, booking prints, offense reports, miscellaneous offense paperwork and investigative case files. Records personnel also maintain crimes statistics for the agency and are responsible for reporting the Uniform Crime Statistics information for inclusion into both state and national crime statistics. Criminal Records also accepts requests for local criminal history background checks, offense reports, arrest reports, and incident reports.
For requests other than routine reports such as offense reports, arrest reports, mug shots, and cad reports, please contact the Sheriff's Office Records Division. Once your request has been received, a member of the Records Division will contact you reference your request.