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Scotland Neck Police Department

 MISSION

The mission of the Scotland Neck Police Department is to preserve life, protect property, and maintain order through a partnership between the department and the citizens of Scotland Neck.

 

 

Chief John Tippett

 

MESSAGE FROM THE CHIEF

I am pleased to welcome you to the Town of Scotland Neck Police Department’s website where you will find that your agency is committed to providing excellent service and addressing any concerns within our community.   As a law enforcement agency, we recognize the importance of value-driven policing and community partnerships in providing quality law enforcement services to the community we serve.  It is our goal to build and maintain public trust and support with all of our citizens, neighborhoods and community groups. Another goal of the agency is to increase community involvement in order to develop meaningful and cooperative strategies to solve problems that will make our town safe.  We urge you to help by staying cognizant of your surroundings and reporting any suspicious activity. We encourage you to visit our Facebook page to stay informed regarding recent activity involving the Scotland Neck Police Department.The officers of the Scotland Neck Police Department are men and women of integrity, courage, and excellence.  They are dedicated public servants who are committed to providing a high level of professionalism and courteous service to our community.  Your officers understand the importance of working with the community to continue to make Scotland Neck a safe place to live and work. In closing, I encourage you to take time to explore our website, which reaffirms our commitment to provide the best law enforcement services that we can in order to improve the quality of life in the Town of Scotland Neck.
John. C. Tippett
Chief of Police

The Patrol Division

The patrol division is the backbone of the police department. It is comprised of nine officers which provide around the clock police service to our citizens. Each shift is commanded by a Sergeant. The Patrol Division responds to calls for service, enforces traffic regulations and provides basic police services for the town of Scotland Neck.

 

The Administrative Division

The administrative Division is comprised of Chief John Tippett, Captain Tommy Parker and Patrol Lieutenant Clint Smith. They oversee the day to day operations of the department, manage the budget and otherwise make sure that the department has everything it needs to provide the citizens of Scotland Neck with first class police services.

 

Animal Control - Code Enforcement

Animal Control and Code Enforcement consists of one officer that patrols the town of Scotland Neck and responds to calls from citizens dealing with domesticated animals and other complaints.

 

 

Employment Applications

Equal Employment and Procurement

The Town of Scotland Neck maintains the policy of providing Equal Employment Opportunities for all persons regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, handicap, age, political affiliation, or any other non-merit factor, except where religion, sex, national origin, or age are bonafide occupation qualifications for employment.

Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act

Non-Discrimination Based on Handicap in Federally Assisted Programs and Activities of the Department of Housing and Urban Development

No qualified handicapped person shall, on the basis of handicap be excluded from participation in, be denied benefits of, or otherwise be subjected to discrimination under any program or activity which receives or benefits from Federal Financial assistance.

Davis Bacon Act

Construction contracts financed in whole or in part with CDBG Funds must comply with DavisBacon and Related Acts (DBRA). Among other provisions, this act requires that prevailing local wage levels be paid to laborers and mechanics employed on certain construction work assisted with CDBG funds.

Local Jobs Initiative

Section 3 Plan

Local Economic Benefit for Low- and Very Low-Income Persons The Town is committed to the policy that, to the greatest extent possible, opportunities for training and employment be given to lower income residents of the community development project area and contracts for work in connection with federally assisted community development project be awarded to business concerns located or owned in substantial part by persons residing in the Section 3 covered area, as required by Section 3 of the Housing and Urban Development Act of 1968.

Fair Housing

The Town of Scotland Neck supports Fair Housing. The Fair Housing Act prohibits discrimination in the sale, rental, and financing of dwellings based on race, color, national origin, religion, sex, familial status, and disability. Complaints may be submitted to HUD by calling: (800) 440-8091 TTY (404) 730-2654.

Permit Information

Please call 252-826-3152 for permit fees and zoning information.

November 2014 Newsletter

November 2014 Newsletter

Utility Rates and Deposit Information

Meter Deposit Fees       (Effective 07/01/2013)

 

Electric Deposits:

Electric Meter Deposit:         $350 (elec + water $425)

  w/electric heat                    $425 (elec + water $500)

Temporary/Construction Meter:      $75

Bad Debt / Written Off Acct:   $600

 

Water Deposits:

 

Water-Only meter               $200


 Utility Rates            Effective 7/29/2014

 

Electric Rates:

Residential:

Basic Charge:        $20.00

Energy Charge for all kWh    0.1442

 

Small General Service:

Basic Charge:                                                  $42.00

Demand charge for all kW in excess of 10       $15.11

        Energy Charge for the first 3000 kWh       0.14710

                                          next 2000 kWh      0.12561

                                     for all additional           0.11172

 

Large General Service:

Basic Charge:                                       $87.00

Demand Charge for the first 50 kW        1024.50

 for all demand in excess of 50                    20.65

Energy charge for all kWh                         0.08076

Utility Sales Tax                     7%


Water Rates:

In-Town Residential:

Basic Charge                                            $18.00

Fee per 1000 gallons (1st 3000 gallons)       4.83

  over 3000 gallons                                       5.33

 

Out of Town Residential:

Basic Charge                                             $23.50

Fee per 1000 gallons (1st 3000 gallons)       5.78

   over 3000 gallons                                     6.18

 

Water Adjustment Rate:  $3.35 per 1000 gallons


Sewer Rates:

(Sewer charges based on water gallon usage)

In Town Residential:

Basic Charge                                             $19.00

Fee per 1000 gallons (1st 3000 gallons)      4.78

    over 3000 gallons                                 5.33

 

Out of Town Residential:

Basic Charge                                           $33.00

Fee per 1000 gallons (1st 3000 gallons)     5.88

    over 3000 gallons                                6.41


 

Garbage Collection Rates:

Residential      $18.00

Commercial      $42.00

Dumpster         $164.00 (Mon-Thurs-Fri collection)

 

 

 

 

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