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Wellford, South Carolina Jail and Mugshot Information

Wellford is a city in Spartanburg County, South Carolina. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 2.0 square miles (5.3 sq. km). The City of Wellford had a population of approximately 2,378 in the year 2010.

The mayor of Wellford, South Carolina is Pat Watson. Pat Watson can be contacted at (864) 439-4875 ext. 102 and by email at mayor@cityofwellford.com.

Pat Watson, Mayor
Wellford City Mayor’s Office
City of Wellford
127 Syphrit Rd.
Wellford, SC 29385
Phone: (864) 439-4875 ext. 102
Email: mayor@cityofwellford.com

Wellford City Mayor

In 2016, the crime-index in Wellford, South Carolina was 167.1, lower than it had been since at least the year 2002, but lower than the national average of 283.8. According to research of South Carolina and other state lists, there were 36 registered sex offenders living in Wellford, South Carolina as of May 06, 2019. The ratio of number of residents in Wellford to the number of sex offenders is 71 to 1.

There were an estimated 36 total crimes per 100,000 people in Wellford, 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 Wellford is also lower than the national average of 2,745 crimes for every 100,000 individuals.

Further breaking down the types of crimes in Wellford, there were an estimated 10 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 26 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 Wellford, South Carolina:

  • The overall crime rate in Wellford is 49% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 3.81 daily crimes that occur in Wellford.
  • Wellford is safer than 38% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Wellford you have a 1 in 72 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Wellford has decreased by 47%.

Wellford, South Carolina Police Station Information

Wellford Police Department

The Wellford Police Department has 6 full-time police officers serving a population of approximately 2,511 people.

David Green, Chief of Police
Wellford Police Department
127 Syphrit Rd,
Wellford, SC 29385
Phone: (864) 439-2436 ext. 104
Fax: (864) 439-2437

Wellford Police Dept

Spartanburg County Sheriff’s Office

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

Chuck Wright, Sheriff
Spartanburg County Sheriff’s Office
8045 Howard St.
Spartanburg, SC 29303
Phone: (864) 596-2222 (Non-Emergency)
Front Desk: (864) 503-4500
Fax: (864) 503-4561
Emergency: 911

Mailing Address:
Post Office Box 771,
Spartanburg, SC 29304

Spartanburg County Sheriff
Spartanburg Sheriff Facebook

Spartanburg County Jail Information

The physical location of the jail is:

Spartanburg County Jail
950 California Avenue
Spartanburg, South Carolina 29304
Phone: (864) 596-2607

Annex 1
Spartanburg County Judicial Center (Courthouse)
180 Magnolia Street
Spartanburg, SC 29304

Annex 2
180 North Daniel Morgan Avenue
Spartanburg, SC 29304

Spartanburg Jail Visitation
Spartanburg County Jail

Police Records Request in Wellford, South Carolina

Police records can be obtained from the Records Section/Department of the Wellford Police Department during normal business hours. Requests for police records can be made by completing and submitting the City’s Police Records Request Form. Requests may be made completing the fillable/printable form which can be mailed, faxed or delivered in–person.

FOIA Records Request Form:

Wellford FOIA Form

The location and reports request contact information is as follows:

Wellford Police Department
127 Syphrit Rd,
Wellford, SC 29385
Phone: (864) 439-2436 ext. 104
Fax: (864) 439-2437

Public records can be obtained from the City Administrator’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 Administrator’s office during regular office hours, except during legal holidays.

FOIA Records Request Form:

Wellford Records Request

The location and records request contact information is as follows:

Chris Guy, City Administrator
Office of the City Administrator
City of Wellford
City Hall
127 Syphrit Rd.
Wellford, SC 29385
Email: cguy@cityofwellford.com
Phone: (864) 439-4875

Wellford City Administrator

Public records can be obtained from the City Municipal’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 Municipal’s office during regular office hours, except during legal holidays.

FOIA Records Request Form:

Wellford Request Form

The location and records request contact information is as follows:

Lynne Lingo, Municipal Clerk
Office of the Municipal Clerk
City of Wellford
City Hall
127 Syphrit Rd.
Wellford, SC 29385
Email: llingo@cityofwellford.com
Phone: (864) 439-4875 ext. 101

Wellford Municipal Clerk

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