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Welcome to the

Morehead City Police Department

Our Vision

The vision of the Morehead City Police Department is to sustain a solid partnership with the community, to be proactive with the community instead of waiting to respond to calls for service, to provide the community with easy access to the people that service their community and provide them with real solutions.

>> Continue to Our Mission

Did you know?

While the Morehead City Police Department “pulls” a lot of drivers in an effort to control traffic, we average writing ONLY 1 actual ticket out of every 10 drivers we pull over!!!


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MCPD Patch 2016 Morehead City Police Department is active on Facebook with current happenings, monthly reports & public updates!

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Message from Chief Bernette Morris

The Morehead City Police Department is a full-service, proactive agency. The Morehead City Police Department’s philosophy is community policing.  Our goal is to continue to provide a high level of customer service in an effort to increase our connection with the community.  This requires a department-wide commitment to improving the quality of life, in partnership with our community, through fair and professional police services.  The Morehead City Police Department is committed to treating all people with dignity, fairness and respect.  Along with protecting their rights and providing equal protection under the law.

>> Continued

After School Tutoring
Tutoring is available again this year at the Morehead City Police Department at 300 N 12th St., from 3:30 to 5:30 pm on Mondays and Wednesdays.

All students are welcome!

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