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Williamston, South Carolina Jail and Mugshot Information

Williamston is a town in Anderson County, South Carolina. According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 3.7 square miles (9.5 sq. km). The Town of Williamston had a population of approximately 3,934 in the year 2010.

The mayor of Williamston, South Carolina is Mack Durham. Mack Durham can be contacted at (864) 617-5097 and by email at

Mack Durham, Mayor
Williamston Town Mayor’s Office
Town of Williamston
107 River Dr
Williamston, SC 29697
Phone: (864) 617-5097
Hours: 9:00 am to 5:00 pm, Monday – Friday

Williamston Town Mayor

In 2016, the crime-index in Williamston, South Carolina was 285.5, higher 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 30 registered sex offenders living in Williamston, South Carolina as of May 07, 2019. The ratio of number of residents in Williamston to the number of sex offenders is 140 to 1.

There were an estimated 152 total crimes per 100,000 people in Williamston, 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 Williamston is also lower than the national average of 2,745 crimes for every 100,000 individuals.

Further breaking down the types of crimes in Williamston, there were an estimated 26 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 126 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 Williamston, South Carolina:

  • The overall crime rate in Williamston is 31% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 9.85 daily crimes that occur in Williamston.
  • Williamston is safer than 14% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Williamston you have a 1 in 28 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Williamston has decreased by 28%.

Williamston, South Carolina Police Station Information

Williamston Police Department

The Williamston Police Department has 21 full-time police officers serving a population of approximately 5,000 people.

Tony Taylor, Chief of Police
Williamston Police Department
12 W Main St,
Williamston, SC 29697
Phone: (864) 847-7425
Fax: (864) 847-1088
Emergency: 911

Williamston Police Dept
Williamston Police Facebook

Anderson County Sheriff’s Office

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

Chad Mcbride, Sheriff
Anderson County Sheriff’s Office
305 Camson Rd
Anderson, South Carolina 29625
Phone: (864) 260-4400 (Receptionist)
Desk Officer: (864) 332-5453
Fax: (864) 222-3962 (Administration)
Records: (864) 222-6600
Emergency: 911

Anderson County Sheriff
Anderson Sheriff Facebook

Anderson County Jail Information

The physical location of the jail is:

Anderson County Jail
1009 David Lee Coffee Rd
Anderson, SC 29625
Phone: (864) 260-4363

Visitations Hours at Anderson County Jail:

10:00 am to 10:30 am (17 Year Old Detainees Male and Female); 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm (Males Last Name A – G), Monday
9:30 am to 11:00 am (Female) and 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm (Males Last Name H to N), Tuesday
9:30 am to 11:00 am (Males Last Name A to G) and 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm (Female), Wednesday
9:30 am to 11:00 am (Males Last Name H to N) and 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm (Males Last Name O to Z), Thursday
9:30 am to 11:00 am (Males Last Name O to Z) and 8:00 pm to 8:30 pm (17 Year Old Detainees Male and Female), Friday
1:30 pm to 4:30 pm (Sentenced County Workers), Sunday

Anderson Jail Visitor
Anderson County Jail

Police Records Request in Williamston, South Carolina

We have not found any police records information on Williamston. 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:

Michelle Starnes, City Clerk
Office of the Town Clerk
Town of Williamston
Town Hall
107 River Dr
Williamston, SC 29697
Phone: (864) 617-5097
Hours: 9:00 am to 5:00 pm, Monday – Friday

Williamston Town Clerk

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