Sheriff's Office

** Office Closure Notice **

THE CRAVEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE WILL BE CLOSED ON FRIDAY JANUARY 21, 2022 DUE TO WINTER STORM JASPER

OUR FIRST RESPONDERS WILL STILL BE WORKING

SHOULD YOU NEED IMMEDIATE ASSISTANCE, PLEASE CALL 911 OR THE NON EMERGENCY NUMBER 252-633-2357

** NOTICE ** 

  1. Fingerprinting is available Monday - Friday from 9am-12pm and 1pm-4pm. No appointment is necessary. We will fingerprint anyone who needs to be fingerprinting. If you have been given paperwork for fingerprinting, make sure to bring that paperwork with you. The cost is $5 cash per fingerprinting and there is NO ATM on the premises.
  2. Both Carry Concealed Permits and Purchase Permits are being accepted Monday – Friday from 9am – 12pm and 1pm – 4pm. Please apply online through the Online Gun Permit Link provided on this page. Should you have any questions, please contact the Gun Permit Team at 252-636-6620.

County Demographics


County Seat: New Bern, NC
Population: 103,505 (2010 U.S. Census Bureau)
Square Mileage: 735

Unused Medicine DropBox


Unused Medicine DropBox (PDF) installed in Craven County Sheriff's Office at:
Judicial Center
1100 Clarks Road
New Bern, NC 28562

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