The Dare County Sheriff's Office is proud to protect and serve its community, citizens and visitors. Since 1870, Dare County Deputies have been doing their part to help make our community on the Outer Banks, Roanoke Island and Mainland of Dare County, a better place to live, work and visit. With a current staff of 147 Deputies and support personnel, The Dare County Sheriff's Office is a full service law enforcement agency working within various Divisions. We also run a great Summer Camp for our youth.

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GHSP Safety Event and Felony Arrest

Post Date:02/13/2020 5:05 PM

On February 12, 2020, in the evening hours, the Dare County Sheriff's Office conducted a Governor's Highway Safety Program DWI Checkpoint near Pirates Cove. While checking a
driver's license, a B-District Deputy noticed a marijuana pipe in the door pocket of a vehicle. An amount of marijuana was then located on the person operating the vehicle. Quajai Allen Keith,
21/M, 1200 block of Hwy 17S, was arrested for PWISD Marijuana and taken to the Dare County Detention Center where he was released on a $6,000 secured bond. Manteo Police Department
and Nags Head Police Department assisted in the case.


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