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Charleston, South Carolina Jail and Mugshot Information

Charleston is a city in Charleston and Berkeley County, South Carolina. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 127.5 square miles (330.2 sq. km). The City of Charleston had a population of approximately 120,083 in the year 2010.

The mayor of Charleston, South Carolina is John J. Tecklenburg. John J. Tecklenburg can be contacted at (843) 577-6970 and by email at tecklenburgj@charleston-sc.gov.

John J. Tecklenburg, Mayor
Charleston City Mayor’s Office
City of Charleston
P.O. Box 652
Charleston, SC 29402
Phone: (843) 577-6970
Email: tecklenburgj@charleston-sc.gov

Charleston City Mayor

In 2016, the crime-index in Charleston, South Carolina was 218.9, lower than it had been since at least the year 2002, but lower than the national average of 280.5. According to research of South Carolina and other state lists, there were 76 registered sex offenders living in Charleston, South Carolina as of April 17, 2019. The ratio of number of residents in Charleston to the number of sex offenders is 1,780 to 1.

There were an estimated 3,532 total crimes per 100,000 people in Charleston, South Carolina. This rate is lower than the average in the state of South Carolina which has 3,702 total crimes per 100,000 residents. The crime rate in Charleston is also higher than the national average of 2,745 crimes for every 100,000 individuals.

Further breaking down the types of crimes in Charleston, there were an estimated 388 violent crimes for every 100,000 residents (which include murder, robbery, rape, and assault). The average for violent crimes in the state of South Carolina is 506 per 100,000 citizens and the average nationally is 383 for every 100,000 residents.

In terms of property crimes, (burglary, theft, and vehicle theft), there were an estimated 3,144 property crimes per 100,000 residents, a rate which is lower than both the South Carolina average of 3,196 property crimes for every 100,000 individuals and higher than the U.S. average of 2,362 property crimes per 100,000 citizens.

Facts about crime in Charleston, South Carolina:

  • The overall crime rate in Charleston is 6% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 7.07 daily crimes that occur in Charleston.
  • Charleston is safer than 39% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Charleston you have a 1 in 39 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Charleston has decreased by 4%.

Charleston, South Carolina Police Station Information

Charleston Police Department

The Charleston Police Department has 387 full-time police officers serving a population of approximately 101,856 people.

Luther Reynolds, Chief of Police
Charleston Police Department
180 Lockwood Blvd.
Charleston, SC 29403
Phone: (843) 743-7200 (Non-Emergency)
Front Desk: (843) 720-2427
Professional Standards Office: (843) 720-2447
Fax: (843) 579-7518
Emergency: 911

Charleston Police Dept
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Charleston County Sheriff’s Office

The Charleston County Sheriff’s Office is also responsible for the public safety of the City of Charleston, South Carolina.

James Alton Cannon, Jr., Sheriff
Berkeley County Sheriff’s Office
3691 Leeds Avenue
North Charleston, SC 29405
Email: alcannon@charlestoncounty.org
Phone: (843)554-2485
Fax: (843)308-7344

Charleston County Sheriff
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Charleston County Jail Information

The physical location of the jail is:

Charleston County Jail
3841 Leeds Avenue
North Charleston, SC 29405
Phone: (843) 529-7310 (Command Administrative Assistant Detention Center)
Email: wbeatty@charlestoncounty.org (Jail Administrator)

Visitations Hours at Charleston County Jail:

Online/On-site Visitation:
8:00 am to 10:50 am (Last schedule 10:20 am); 1:00 pm to 4:25 pm (Last schedule 3:55 pm) and 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm (Last schedule 9:30 pm), Sunday – Saturday

Charleston Jail Visitations
Charleston County Jail

Berkeley County Sheriff’s Office

The Berkeley County Sheriff’s Office is also responsible for the public safety of the City of Charleston, South Carolina.

S. Duane Lewis, Sheriff
Berkeley County Sheriff’s Office
223 North Live Oak Drive
P.O. Box 6122
Moncks Corner, SC 29461
Email: duane.lewis@berkeleycountysc.gov
Phone: (843) 719-4414
All Other Inquiries: (843) 719-4465

Berkeley County Sheriff
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Berkeley County Jail Information

The physical location of the jail is:

Berkeley County Jail
300 California Avenue
Moncks Corner, SC 29461
Phone: (843) 719-4546

Berkeley Jail Visitations
Berkeley County Jail

Police Records Request in Charleston, South Carolina

We have not found any police records information on Charleston. Instead we have included public records. Public records can be obtained from the city’s Records Management Division or Clerk of Council Office. Requests for public records can be made by completing and submitting the City’s FOIA Records Request Form. The completed application shall be hand delivered, mailed, or sent via fax to the Records Management Division or Clerk of Council Office during regular office hours, except during legal holidays.

The location and records request contact information is as follows:

Vanessa Turner-Maybank, Clerk of Council
City of Charleston
80 Broad Street
Charleston, SC 29401
Phone: 843-577-6970
Email: maybankv@charleston-sc.gov

Meg Moughan, Records Manager
Records Management Division
City of Charleston
80 Broad Street
Charleston, SC 29401
Phone: 843-577-6970
Phone: 843-724-7301
Email: moughanm@charleston-sc.gov

Charleston Clerk of Council

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