The Operations Division is the largest and most visible division within the Police Department. Consisting of mostly uniformed patrol officers, they are the first to respond to calls for service.
Community Policing Districts
The Operations Division consists of six Community Policing Districts: For Map of Community Policing Districts click here.
- Battleground BGD@newbernpd.org
- Country Club CCD@newbernpd.org
- Gateway GWD@newbernpd.org
- Greenleaf GLD@newbernpd.org
- Neuse River NRD@newbernpd.org
- Washington Forks WFD@newbernpd.org
OPERATIONS DIVISION STAFF:
Captain Nick Lucas (252)672-4122
Lt. John Smith (252)672-4125
Lt. Jason Williams (252)672-4323
Lt. Todd Conway (252)672-4271
Lt. Derek Dubay (252)672-4159
The Traffic Unit is a line of support that provides technical expertise to the department in the areas of accident investigation, drunk and/or impaired driving detection and arrest and the operation of speed detection equipment. This unit is responsible for the investigation of all serious and fatal motor vehicle accidents that occur within the city limits and assist other agencies when requested. The Unit investigates citizen complaints of speeding vehicles, illegal parking and other traffic related issues.