Sheriff's Office

** NOTICE ** 

As of March 16, 2020, and until further notice, the Craven County Sheriff’s Office:

  1. Fingerprinting is available Monday-Thursday 9-4 for Concealed purposes. Fingerprinting for any other purpose is available Monday-Friday 9-4. There will be no fingerprinting for concealed applicants on Fridays. Note: Wearing a face mask is required while being fingerprinted.
  2. Will only be accepting on-line pistol permits applications at this time.  Please see the on-line gun permit program for details.
  3. Will only be accepting on-line New and Renewal Concealed Permit applications at this time.  Please see the on-line gun permit program for details.

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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