New Bern Police Department Operations Division

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.  The Operations Division consists of six Community Policing Districts:  Battleground, Country Club, Gateway, Greenleaf, Neuse River and Washington Forks.


The City of New Bern is divided into six patrol areas called Community Policing Districts:

Battleground (BGD)

Country Club  (CCD)

Gateway  (GWD)      

Greenleaf  (GLD)     

Neuse River (NRD)

Washington Forks    (WFD)                   

Each district is supervised by a New Bern Police Sergeant
and Lieutenant.

Map of Community Policing Districts



Captain Nick Lucas
Operations Commander


Lieutenant Mark VonBehren

Lieutenant Linda Godette

Lieutenant Daren Fuller

Lieutenant Doug Ipock