Neighborhood Watch Board Members
Chief of Police: Michael Panzarella
Assistant Chief: Chad Edwards
Community Resource Officer: Sandra DeLorme
Chairman: Tom Rule
Vice-Chairman: Betty Lopes
Zone 1 Commander: Angel Hamlin
Zone 2 Commander : Kathy Yelverton
Zone 3 Commander: Carole Newsome
Zone 4 Commander: Roger Barrow
Zone 5 Commander: Tom Gill
Zone 6 Commander: Denise Mull
Gated Communities: Adrienne Doughty

Citizens can access up-to-date crime information at:  If you have questions about the service, please feel free to contact the Emerald Isle Police Department at 252-354-2021

Crime Zone Reports
DWLR= Driving While License Revoked   DWI= Driving while Impaired   NOL= No Operator License
FTA= Failure to Appear        OFA= Order for Arrest (warrant)      CS= Controlled Substance
MVC=Motor Vehicle Crash      PVA=Public Vehicular Area (parking lot)
ZONE 1 East End Town Limits to Park Drive
  • Found Property 2200 block of Beach strand
ZONE 2 Park Drive to Azure Drive
  • Assault (Domestic), 100 block of Tammy Street (1 subject charged)
ZONE 3 Azure Drive to Bogue Inlet Drive
  • OFA (Speeding or FTA?), Simple Possess Marijuana and Paraphernalia, DWLR, Expired Registration, 7700 block of Emerald Drive (1 arrest)
  • Simple Assault, Consuming under 21, 8100 block
  • Simple Assault, 7200 block of Emerald Drive (prosecution declined)
  • of Emerald Drive (citations Issued)
  • Sexual Battery, 7700 block of the bike path
  • Fraud/Forgery, 7200 Sound Drive
  • Assault on a Govt. Official, Resisting Public Officer, Disorderly Conduct, Reckless Driving, 6700 block of Emerald Drive (1 arrest)
  • DWI (refused), Resist-Obstruct-Delay, Open Container after Consuming, Unregistered Motor Vehicle, Sound Dr./Piney St. (1 arrest)
  • Stalking Reported, 7500 block of Emerald Drive (unfounded)
  • Injury to Personal Property, 100 block of Bogue Inlet Drive (prosecution declined)
  • Dog Attack, Loblolly and NC 58 (Prosecution declined)
  • Found Paraphernalia, 8100 block of Emerald Dr.
  • Larceny, 8100 block of Emerald Dr.
ZONE 4 Bogue Inlet Drive to Islander Drive (Ocean side) and Bridge (Sound Side)
  • 300 Block of Mangrove, Tresspassing (subject permantly bannedbanned
  • DWLR, Fictitiious Tags, Emerald Drive near Bridge, (citations issed)
  • OFA (Obtaining Property by False Pretense), Ordinance Violation (Golf Cart on Sidewalk), Dogwood Circle/NC 58, (1arrest)
  • Breaking and/or Entering (unsecured motor vehicle), Larceny, 100 block of Bogue Inlet Drive
  • Suspicious Behavior, 8700 Emerald Drive (reported day after)
  • Damage to Property, 200 Block of Mallard (Growler PVA)
  • OFA (obtaining Property by false pretense), NC 58/Coast Guard Rd (1 arrest)
  • OFA (Multiple felony warrants for various drug charges to incluide trafficking out of Dulplinb County), Improper Equipment, DWLR, 300 Block of Mangrove (1 arrest)
  • Burning of Personal Property (box of items), 100 block of Bogue Inlet Drive
  • Larceny of Car Keys, 200 block of Mallard Dr. (same returned, accidental/Prosecution declined)
  • DWI (.17), Speeding, Improper Equipment, Boardwalk Ave./Reed Drive (1 arrest)
  • DWI (Refused Breath test/Warrant obtained for Blood Draw),Failure to Burn Heaad Lamps, 8700 Block of Emerald Drive (1 arrest)
  • DWI (.19), PVA of CVS (1 arrest)
  • Simple Assault, Intoxicated & Disruptive, Consuming Alcohol by 19 year old, Damage to Property, 100 Block of Bogue Inlet Dr. (1 arrest)
ZONE 5  Islander Drive to Spinnakers Reach
  • Identity Theft, 9300 block of Ocean Drive
  • Animal Cruelty, 9200 block of Osprey Ridge, (criminal summons obtained)
  • Larceny, 9100 block of Coast Guard Road, (juvenile petitioned)
  • Civil Dispute, 300 block of Cape Fear Loop
ZONE 6 Spinnakers Reach Subdivision to the Point
  • Larceny, 200 block of Scallop Court (property recovered)
  • Attempted Fraud (sale of property), 300 block of Channel Drive
  • Suspicious Activity Reported (abandoned vehicle at vacant property, possible squatting),10700 block of Coast Guard Rd.
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