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Message from the Chief

The men and women of the Oak Island Police Department are committed to protecting the citizens and visitors of Oak Island and preventing crime through a partnership with the community. The Department is dedicated to providing police service at the most professional level. We practice community-based policing and strive to build a strong relationship with the citizens we serve.

Crime Prevention


There has been an update to the FAQs regarding the use of Low-Speed Vehicles and the use of golf carts.

Click the FAQ link on the left to find out more. 

ReportIt? Safe. Secure. Free.

ReportIt is a free service that lets you securely store serial numbers, item descriptions, pictures, and scans of receipts so that your items may be more easily identified in the event of theft or loss due to disaster. Create your own secure id and password in order to access your inventory anywhere you have internet access. Read more at 

What to do if you receive calls from are code 876?

Many of these scams are the same old scam in a new hat. Never take the word of someone calling you asking for personal information over the phone. Do to be afraid to ask questions or call 911 for help when you receive these calls. 

Read more at 

Community Watch

For information on Oak Island Community Watch, contact president Charlie Blalock at (910) 274-5315 or visit  

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