Have you heard? We have a new Blue Jay in our nest!

Cpl Lee

Corporal Karen Lee joined the United States Marine Corps in 2008 after graduating from UNC-Greensboro with a Bachelor’s degree in Sociology and Criminology. Cpl Lee was deployed to Iraq in 2009. She was honorably discharged from the USMC in 2012. She then went on to be a K9 Officer at Maysville Police Department for 3 years. Cpl Lee then joined Lenoir County Sheriff’s Office as a School Resource Officer for Frink Middle School and North Lenoir High School. In August 2018, she joined Craven County Sheriff’s Office as the SRO for West Craven Middle. She holds several law enforcement certifications such as, Dual Intermediate Law Enforcement Certification through both N.C. Criminal Justice Training and Standards Commission and N.C. Sheriff's Training and Standards Commission. Cpl Lee is currently working on her Master’s degree in Criminal Justice.

Cpl Lee lives in Cove City with her husband Darrin, who is also a Craven County Sheriff Deputy. Darrin and Cpl Lee have been blessed with two beautiful children, Harper (2 years old) and Jameson (1 year old). They are also parents to 2 very spoiled Boston Terriers, Lady and Levi.

Welcome to our nest, Cpl Lee!