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Police Department

Welcome to the City Police Department

Mission Statement

It is the mission of the Hardeeville Police Department to consistently provide a level of service that improves the quality of life for the residents and visitors.  We recognize our ethical responsibility and commitment to a high standard of professional accountability.  Dignity and respect for all individuals has provided the foundation for our Community policing partnerships.  Our mission is accomplished through collaborative efforts between the police department and the community by employing proactive policing strategies and problem solving.



Hardeeville Police Department Service Offered

  • Full service community-oriented policing agency
  • Uniformed patrol division
  • Criminal investigations/Drug enforcement
  • Traffic Safety Officer program
  • Victim-Witness program
  • Canine program: patrol, drug detection and tracking
  • Bicycle patrol
  • School Resource Officer
  • Code enforcement/Animal control


Police Headquarters
26 Martin Street
Hardeeville, SC 29927

Administration (843)784-2233
Non-Emergency (843)784-6668

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Crime Statistics

Crime Statistics

Uniform Crime Reporting Program The nationwide Uniform Crime Reporting (UCR) Program began development over fifty years ago. In 1930, crime counts were first requested from local police departments with the Federal Bureau of Investigation designated by Congress to collect, compile and analyze the statistics. South Carolina was one of the first states to implement an operational state UCR …

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Police Department Staff

Chief of Police Sam Woodward

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Programs & Services

Police Department Programs & Services Patrol Division Within the department the Uniformed Patrol component provides the first line operations necessary for the patrol service areas. The deployment of Patrol Sergeants and Officers provide coverage throughout the city as First Responders to calls for service. Criminal Investigations Investigators conduct follow up investigations of reports of criminal activity …

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