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Gaffney, South Carolina Jail and Mugshot Information

Gaffney is a city in Cherokee County, South Carolina. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 8.35 square miles (21.63 sq. km). The City of Gaffney had a population of approximately 12,414 in the year 2010.

The mayor of Gaffney, South Carolina is Henry L. Jolly. Henry L. Jolly can be contacted at (864) 487-8507.

Henry L. Jolly, Mayor
Gaffney City Mayor’s Office
City of Gaffney
City Hall
P.O. Box 2109 (29342)
201 North Limestone Street
Gaffney, SC 29340
Phone: (864) 487-8507
Fax: (864) 487-8508
Hours: 8:30 am to 5:00 pm, Monday – Friday

Gaffney City Mayor

In 2016, the crime-index in Gaffney, South Carolina was 503.1, lower than it had been since at least the year 2002, but higher than the national average of 280.5. According to research of South Carolina and other state lists, there were 32 registered sex offenders living in Gaffney, South Carolina as of April 21, 2019. The ratio of number of residents in Gaffney to the number of sex offenders is 412 to 1.

There were an estimated 543 total crimes per 100,000 people in Gaffney, 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 Gaffney is also lower than the national average of 2,745 crimes for every 100,000 individuals.

Further breaking down the types of crimes in Gaffney, there were an estimated 93 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 450 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 lower than the U.S. average of 2,362 property crimes per 100,000 citizens.

Facts about crime in Gaffney, South Carolina:

  • The overall crime rate in Gaffney is 52% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 11.46 daily crimes that occur in Gaffney.
  • Gaffney is safer than 9% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Gaffney you have a 1 in 24 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Gaffney has decreased by 21%.

Gaffney, South Carolina Police Station Information

Gaffney Police Department

The Gaffney Police Department has 33 full-time police officers serving a population of approximately 14,000 people.

Gaffney Police Department
201 N Limestone St,
Gaffney, SC 29340
Phone: (864) 489-8115
Fax: (864) 487-6221
Emergency: 911

Gaffney Police Dept
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Cherokee County Sheriff’s Office

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

Steve Mueller, Sheriff
Cherokee County Sheriff’s Office
312 East Frederick Street
Gaffney, SC 29340
Email: smueller@cherokeecountysheriff.net
Phone: (864) 489-4722
Dispatch Non-Emergency: (864) 487-2747
Emergency: 911

Cherokee County Sheriff
Cherokee Sheriff Office

Cherokee County Jail Information

The physical location of the jail is:

Cherokee County Jail
315 East Dr. L. M. Rosemond Blvd.
Gaffney, SC 29341
Phone: (864) 487-2529
Email: sanderson@cherokeecountysheriff.net (Major)

Cherokee Jail Visitation
Cherokee Jail Information
Cherokee Detention Center

Police Records Request in Gaffney, South Carolina

We have not found any police records information on Gaffney. Instead we have included public records. Public records can be obtained from the City Clerk’s 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 City Clerk’s office during regular office hours, except during legal holidays.

The location and records request contact information is as follows:

Office of the City Clerk
City of Gaffney
City Hall
P.O. Box 2109 (29342)
201 North Limestone Street
Gaffney, SC 29340
Phone: (864) 487-8507
Fax: (864) 487-8508
Hours: 8:30 am to 5:00 pm, Monday – Friday

Gaffney City Clerk

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