State Highway Patrol

North Carolina State Highway Patrol

On these pages, find information on missing persons, child seat safety and who to call for traffic tickets. State troopers are committed to protecting North Carolina's motoring public. Please be alert and drive responsibly.

For a full listing of State Highway Patrol services, click here
1,600State Troopers Cover 78,000 miles of NC highways.
346Thousand Citations for Speeding written by state troopers in 2018.
1,037Highway Fatalities Investigated by State Troopers in 2018.
19,910Driving While Impaired Arrested in North Carolina in 2018.

State Highway Patrol main office number: (919) 733-7952

Motorists traveling through the state who need assistance may dial *47 which is *HP on a cellular phone.

Have you received a call from a telemarketer claiming to represent the Highway Patrol?  Click here(link is external). 

Check out the latest edition of the North Carolina Trooper magazine