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Westminster, South Carolina Jail and Mugshot Information

Westminster is a city in Oconee County, South Carolina. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 3.4 square miles (8.9 sq. km). The City of Westminster had a population of approximately 2,418 in the year 2010.

The mayor of Westminster, South Carolina is Brian Ramey. Brian Ramey can be contacted at (864) 647-3200 and by email at bramey@westminstersc.org.

Brian Ramey, Mayor
Westminster City Mayor’s Office
City of Westminster
100 E. Windsor Street
P.O. Box 399
Westminster, SC 29693
Phone: (864) 647-3200
Fax: (864) 647-3229
Email: bramey@westminstersc.org

Westminster City Mayor

In 2016, the crime-index in Westminster, South Carolina was 275.6, 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 5 registered sex offenders living in Westminster, South Carolina as of May 07, 2019. The ratio of number of residents in Westminster to the number of sex offenders is 509 to 1.

There were an estimated 75 total crimes per 100,000 people in Westminster, 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 Westminster is also lower than the national average of 2,745 crimes for every 100,000 individuals.

Further breaking down the types of crimes in Westminster, 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 65 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 Westminster, South Carolina:

  • The overall crime rate in Westminster is 9% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 8.17 daily crimes that occur in Westminster.
  • Westminster is safer than 27% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Westminster you have a 1 in 34 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Westminster has decreased by 26%.

Westminster, South Carolina Police Station Information

Westminster Police Department

The Westminster Police Department has 11 full-time police officers serving a population of approximately 4,500 people.

Rory Jones, Chief of Police
Westminster Police Department
106 E Windsor St,
Westminster, South Carolina 29693
Email: rjones@westminstersc.org
Phone: (864) 647-3222
Fax: (864) 647-3223
Emergency: 911

Westminster Police Dept
Westminster Police Facebook

Oconee County Sheriff’s Office

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

Mike Crenshaw, Sheriff
Oconee County Sheriff’s Office
300 S. Church Street
Walhalla, SC 29691
Email: mcrenshaw@oconeelaw.com
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:

Oconee County Contact

Police Records Request in Westminster, South Carolina

Police records can be obtained from the Records Section/Department of the Westminster 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.

The location and reports request contact information is as follows:

Westminster Police Department
106 E Windsor St,
Westminster, South Carolina 29693
Phone: (864) 647-3222
Fax: (864) 647-3223
Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.

Westminster Police 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.

FOIA Records Request Form:

Westminster FOIA Form

The location and records request contact information is as follows:

Jennifer Adams, City Clerk
Office of the City Clerk
City of Westminster
100 E. Windsor Street
P.O. Box 399
Westminster, SC 29693
Phone: (864) 647-3200
Fax: (864) 647-3229
Email: jadams@westminstersc.org
Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.

Westminster City FOIA
Westminster City Clerk

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