Obtain Documents from the Sheriff's Office?

The information can be found in the "Quick Links" to your right, under FOIA Request Form. There may be fees attached to your request so be sure to look at the fee schedule.

Keep myself safe in an active shooter situation?

The Department of Homeland Security offers some tips that may help you survive a shooting: RUN, HIDE, FIGHT https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p4IJA5Zpzz4

Start the process to have a charge expunged from my record or find out if the charge is eligible for expungment?

You will need to apply with the Solicitors Office in the county of the arrest(s) for an expungment order. They will be able to help you with your question.

Learn more about the Explorer Program?

The Pickens County Explorer Post 138 has been in existence for several decades and has become an extremely successful program that serves to mentor the youth within our local communities. The program is designed to function under the joint guidelines of the Boy Scouts of America(B.S.A.) and the Sheriff's Office. The purpose of this program is to promote social, recreational and community relations activities for Explorers in addition to the training and educational opportunities they receive in law enforcement.

The Explorer Program targets adolescents and young adults from fourteen to twenty years of age. Explorers meet on a weekly basis and they are required to maintain passing grades in order to remain active with the Post. The training they receive in general law enforcement also prepares them for annual competitions held during the summer months.

The Explorer Program is often the pathway for the children of today to become professional law enforcement officers of tomorrow.

Additional questions concerning the program should be directed to:

Deputy 1st Class Elijah Chapman

Pay A Traffic Citation?

Traffic fines may be paid through the South Carolina Judicial Department website.

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Get A Metal Permit?

Permits to transport nonferrous metals may be obtained at the Law Enforcement Center weekdays between 8:30 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. Permits will be issued to Pickens County residents who produce a state issued photo ID, proof of residence if necessary, and the current SCDMV Registration for the vehicle being used to transport the material. Permits may be issued to a business inside Pickens County. Out of state residents may obtain a permit at any Sheriff's Office in South Carolina with proper ID. There is a $10 fee to replace lost, damaged, or stolen permits even if that permit is expired.

Submit An Anonymous Crime/Narcotics Tip?

You may send in a confidential crime tip by clicking here