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Walterboro, South Carolina Jail and Mugshot Information

Walterboro is a city in Colleton County, South Carolina. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 6.5 square miles (16.8 sq. km). The City of Walterboro had a population of approximately 5,398 in the year 2010.

The mayor of Walterboro, South Carolina is William T. Young, Jr. William T. Young, Jr. can be contacted by email at

William T. Young, Jr., Mayor
Walterboro City Mayor’s Office
City of Walterboro
242 Hampton St.
Walterboro, SC 29488

Walterboro City Mayor

In 2016, the crime-index in Walterboro, South Carolina was 726.3, 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 12 registered sex offenders living in Walterboro, South Carolina as of May 06, 2019. The ratio of number of residents in Walterboro to the number of sex offenders is 452 to 1.

There were an estimated 454 total crimes per 100,000 people in Walterboro, 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 Walterboro is also lower than the national average of 2,745 crimes for every 100,000 individuals.

Further breaking down the types of crimes in Walterboro, there were an estimated 54 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 400 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 Walterboro, South Carolina:

  • The overall crime rate in Walterboro is 214% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 23.58 daily crimes that occur in Walterboro.
  • Walterboro is safer than 1% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Walterboro you have a 1 in 12 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Walterboro has increased by 1%.

Walterboro, South Carolina Police Station Information

Walterboro Police Department

The Walterboro Police Department has 28 full-time police officers serving a population of approximately 6,000 people.

Wade Marvin, Chief of Police
Walterboro Police Department
242 Hampton St,
Walterboro, SC 29488
Phone: (843) 549-1811
Fax: (843) 549-8583
Emergency: 911

Walterboro Police Dept
Walterboro Police Facebook

Colleton County Sheriff’s Office

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

R.A. Strickland, Sheriff
Colleton County Sheriff’s Office
394 Mable T. Willis Blvd.
Walterboro, SC 29488
Phone: (843) 549-2211
Fax: (843) 549-1449
Emergency: 911
Non-Emergency Dispatch: (843) 782-4420
Hours: 8:00 am to 5:00 pm, Monday – Friday

Colleton County Sheriff
Colleton Sheriff Office
Colleton Sheriff Facebook

Colleton County Jail Information

The physical location of the jail is:

Colleton County Jail
394 Mable T. Willis Blvd.
Walterboro, SC 29488
Phone: (843) 549-5742 ext. 2042
Email: (Captain)

Visitations Hours at Colleton County Jail:

9:00 am to 10:00 am, Friday (Trustee’s visitation)
10:00 am to 11:00 am, Friday (Maximum Security Inmate’s)
12:00 pm to 4:00 pm, Friday (Inmate’s last name starts with the letter A – G)
12:00 pm until 4:00 pm, Saturday, (Inmate’s last name starts with the letter H – O)
12:00 pm to 4:00 pm, Sunday (Inmate’s last name starts with the letter P – Z)

Colleton Jail Visitations
Colleton Visit Scheduler
Colleton County Jail

Police Records Request in Walterboro, South Carolina

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

The location and records request contact information is as follows:

Jeff Molinari, City Manager
Office of the City Manager
City of Walterboro
City Hall
242 Hampton St.
Walterboro, SC 29488

Walterboro City Manager

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