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Seneca, South Carolina Jail and Mugshot Information

Seneca is a town in Oconee County, South Carolina. According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 7.1 square miles (18.4 sq. km). The Town of Seneca had a population of approximately 8,102 in the year 2010.

The mayor of Seneca, South Carolina is Dan Alexander. Dan Alexander can be contacted at (864) 888-0881 and by email at

Dan Alexander, Mayor
Seneca Town Mayor’s Office
Town of Seneca
221 East North First Street
P.O. Box 4773
Seneca, SC 29679
Phone: (864) 888-0881

Mayor’s Address:
610 South Oak St.
Seneca, SC 29678

Seneca Town Mayor

In 2016, the crime-index in Seneca, South Carolina was 273.2, lower than it had been since at least the year 2002, but lower than the national average of 279.2. According to research of South Carolina and other state lists, there were 9 registered sex offenders living in Seneca, South Carolina as of April 29, 2019. The ratio of number of residents in Seneca to the number of sex offenders is 938 to 1.

There were an estimated 228 total crimes per 100,000 people in Seneca, 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 Seneca is also lower than the national average of 2,745 crimes for every 100,000 individuals.

Further breaking down the types of crimes in Seneca, there were an estimated 34 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 194 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 Seneca, South Carolina:

  • The overall crime rate in Seneca is 1% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 7.45 daily crimes that occur in Seneca.
  • Seneca is safer than 28% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Seneca you have a 1 in 37 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Seneca has decreased by 10%.

Seneca, South Carolina Police Station Information

Seneca Police Department

John Covington, Chief of Police
Seneca Police Department
205 N. Depot Street
P.O. Box 4773
Seneca, SC 29678
Email: (Chief) or (General)
Phone: (864) 885-2718

Seneca Police Dept

Oconee County Sheriff’s Office

The Oconee County Sheriff’s Office is also responsible for the public safety of the Town of Seneca, South Carolina.

Mike Crenshaw, Sheriff
Oconee County Sheriff’s Office
300 S. Church Street
Walhalla, SC 29691
Phone: (864) 638-4117 (Administrative/Sheriff)
Dispatch: (864) 638-4111
Criminal Investigations: (864) 718-1052
Narcotics: (864) 638-4122
Community Services: (864) 638-4625
Office of Public Information: (864) 638-4199
Emergency: 911

Mailing Address:
415 S. Pine Street
Walhalla, SC 29691

Oconee County Sheriff

Oconee County Jail Information

The physical location of the jail is:

Oconee County Jail
300 S. Church Street
Walhalla, SC 29691
Phone: (864) 638-4108
Detention Center Administrative: (864) 638-4105

Oconee County Jail

Police Records Request in Seneca, South Carolina

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

The location and records request contact information is as follows:

Carol A. Hall, Town Clerk
Office of the Town Clerk
Town of Seneca
221 East North 1st St
P O Box 4773
Seneca, SC 29679
Phone: 864-885-2700
Fax: 864-885-2701
Hours: Hours: Mon-Fri 8:00am – 5:00pm

Seneca Town Clerk

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