The Police department has an authorized strength of 23 Public Safety Officers (6 of which are assigned to the Firehouse as either shift supervisors or PSO’s), 1 animal control officer, 4 part time ordinance officers, 6 part time seasonal Beach Patrol, and 6 part time seasonal parking enforcement officials. Additionally, we staff 1 full-time civilian administrative assistant/records clerk.
2 of our officers are assigned to our criminal investigations division (CID).
MARINE PATROL / RESCUE TEAM
We also run 3 vessels for our Marine Patrol/Rescue Team. This team is made up of members of both Police and Fire Division. Our vessels run approximately 40-50 rescues annually. All members are NASBLA certified emergency boat operators or deck hands and are authorized to enforce SC boating laws by SC DNR.
Our vessels include Marine 1101 (23′ Parker), Marine 1102 (17′ Boston Whaler), and Marine 1103 (a Yamaha Jet Ski)
|Beach Rules and Regulations:||843-588-2447 Extension 3|
|Parking Rules and Regulations:||843-588-2447 Extension 2|
|How to Appeal a Parking Ticket:||843-513-1925|
*** For Individual Officers, please call dispatch who can connect you to them if they are working or for their voicemails if they are off duty. @ 843-588-2433