Mission and Vision

Mission Statement

Members of the Carteret County Sheriff's Office shall endeavor to preserve the peace and provide the highest level  of ethical service of all Carteret County citizens and visitors. Among many duties we shall enforce the law, investigate criminal activity, provide security for our courts, execute civil processes and maintain the detention center to the very best of our abilities.

Vision Statement

The Carteret County Sheriff's Office is a highly competent and professional organization providing public safety and security for Carteret County citizens and visitors. The Sheriff's Office strives to establish an atmosphere of trust and cooperation among our law enforcement officials and the citizens they serve through legitimate policing which consistently upholds ethics, integrity, and transparency.