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City of Aiken Department of Public Safety

“The Aiken Department of Public Safety is committed to protecting the life and property of our citizens while promoting a safe community. We dedicate ourselves to maintaining the highest level of integrity, service and accountability to those we serve.”
The function of the City of Aiken Department of Public Safety is to protect and serve the citizens and help protect property within the City of Aiken. The city utilizes Public Safety officers for first responder aid, law enforcement, and fire suppression duties. The Department’s divisions are: Patrol and Fire, Traffic and Maintenance, Investigations, and Records. The Department administers various crime prevention and outreach programs. The Director of Public Safety is appointed by, and responsible to, the City Manager.

Hours of Operation:
Monday through Friday
8:10 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Mailing Address:
P.O Box 1177
Aiken, SC 29802

Physical Address:
251 Laurens St. NW
Aiken, SC 29801

Phone:
803-642-7620

Fax:
803-642-7673

Director:
Charles Barranco
cbarranco@cityofaikensc.gov

Public Safety

Public Safety
251 Laurens St. NW
Aiken, SC 29801
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Officer Complaint

The City of Aiken and Public Safety are committed to respect, accountability and transparency in law enforcement. Allegations of discrimination, harassment or any mistreatment of citizens by the Aiken Department of Public Safety will be swiftly and thoroughly examined by the Department with reviews by the Citizens Review Board [CRB Bylaws & Procedures] made up of civilians appointed by the Mayor of Aiken. Please use our Request for Public Safety Citizens Review Board examination of police interaction online form or call the Citizens Review hotline at 803-643-2147 to provide information regarding any interaction with Public Safety you desire to have reviewed.

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Upcoming Events

Aug
21
Mon
2017
12:00 am BLUE Recycling Pickup Week
BLUE Recycling Pickup Week
Aug 21 @ 12:00 am – Aug 24 @ 11:45 pm
For more information see https://www.cityofaikensc.gov/garbage-recycling-yard-debris-collection/recycling-collection/
Aug
22
Tue
2017
5:30 pm Board of Zoning Appeals
Board of Zoning Appeals
Aug 22 @ 5:30 pm
A submittal will not be accepted as complete unless it includes a completed application sheet, plans, plats, a letter explaining the request in detail and responding to the decision criteria, application fee, and other necessary[...]
Aug
28
Mon
2017
12:00 am RED Recycling Pickup Week
RED Recycling Pickup Week
Aug 28 @ 12:00 am – Aug 31 @ 11:45 pm
For more information see https://www.cityofaikensc.gov/garbage-recycling-yard-debris-collection/recycling-collection/

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General Information

Hours of Operation:
Monday through Friday
8:10 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Mailing Address
P.O Box 1177
Aiken, SC 29802

Physical Address
135 Laurens St. SW
Aiken, SC 29801

Phone:
803-642-7654

Fax:
803-642-7646