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Banner Elk is a town located in Avery County. Based on the 2016 census, around 1,144 people live in this area. The mayor is Brenda Lyerly. The Town Manager is Rick Owen.

Town Hall:
200 Park Avenue, P.O. Box 2049, Banner Elk, NC 28604
Phone: (828) 898-5398
Email: townofbannerelk@gmail.com

Banner Elk Town Hall

Town Manager’s Office:
Phone: (828) 898-5398, ext. 222
Email: manager@townofbannerelk.org

In 2016, the crime index of Banner Elk was 100.6 which was less than half of the US average (282.7). During this year, there were no reported murders, rapes, robberies, and arson cases. However, there were 2 reported assaults, 3 reported burglaries, 12 reported thefts, and 1 reported auto theft. As of March 2019, 8 registered sex offenders have listed Banner Elk as their place of residence. The ratio of residents to sex offenders is 160 to 1.


Banner Elk, North Carolina Police Station Information

The town of Banner Elk had a total of 12 reported incidents in 2016. This gave it a total crime rate of 1,029 crimes for every 100,000 people. This was around half of the North Carolina average (2,909 crimes for every 100,000 people). It was also lower than the US average which was at 2,745 crimes for every 100,000 people. Theft was the most commonly committed crime in this town.

The Banner Elk Police Department is comprised of 8 full-time sworn officers and 1 administrative assistant. The BEPD is headed by Chief of Police Kevin Hodges. The department is responsible for providing traffic and pedestrian assistance, answering calls for service, and conducting investigations on all reported incidents. The officers are also tasked with patrolling the various areas within Town limits to detect and prevent crime.

Banner Elk Police Department:
583 Main St E, Banner Elk, NC 28604
Phone: 828-898-4300

Banner Elk Police Dept

Chief of Police:
Phone: (828) 898-4300, ext. 222
Email: khodges@townofbannerelk.org

Open Records Request in Banner Elk, North Carolina

All official records pertaining to Town Business are in the safekeeping of the Town Clerk’s Office. If you want to look at or get copies of a public record, you can visit the Town Clerk’s Office to submit a request. For more information on public record requests, you can get in touch with this office by calling (828) 898-5398, ext. 223.

Police Reports in Banner Elk, North Carolina

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