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MAKING A Difference...

Our Mission


It is the Colleton County Sheriff's Office mission to safeguard the lives and property of the people we serve, to reduce the incidence and fear of crime and to enhance public safety while working with diverse communities to improve their quality of life.  our mandate is to do so with honor and integrity, while at all times conducting ourselves with the highest ethical standards to maintain public confidence. 

The Colleton County Sheriff's Office holds values that are intended to guide and inspire us in all we say and do.  Ensuring that our values become part of our everyday work life is our mandate, ensuring that our personal  and professional  behavior can be a model for all to follow.  The Colleton County Sheriff's Office will work in partnership with our communities and do our best, within the law, to solve community problems that effect public safety.  We value the great diversity of people in both our residential and business communities and serve all with equal dedication. Given the honor and privilege of enforcing the law, we will  always exercise integrity in the use of power and authority that have been given to us by the people, our personal and professional behavior should be a model for all to follow.  We are committed to conducting ourselves in a manner that brings honor to the Sheriff's Office and our profession.

We believe that every member of the Colleton County Sheriff's Office is a leader and it is essential that our values become part of our everyday work life.  Committed to nurturing the public trust by holding ourselves accountable to the highest standards of professional conduct and ethics.  We are also committed to respecting individual rights, human dignity, the value of all members in the community and the agency.  We show concern and empathy for the victims of crime and treat violators of the law with fairness and dignity.  By demonstrating respect for others, we will earn respect for the Colleton County Sheriff's Office and our profession.  We are dedicated to achieving a level of performance that exceeds all expectations.  We value innovation, support creativity and dedicate ourselves to proactively seek new and better ways to combat crime.