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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

May
1
Mon
2017
12:00 am BLUE Recycling Pickup Week
BLUE Recycling Pickup Week
May 1 @ 12:00 am – May 4 @ 11:45 pm
For more information see https://www.cityofaikensc.gov/garbage-recycling-yard-debris-collection/recycling-collection/
7:00 pm Hopelands Gardens Concert
Hopelands Gardens Concert
May 1 @ 7:00 pm
For more information see https://www.cityofaikensc.gov/43rd-hopelands-gardens-concert-series/
May
6
Sat
2017
10:00 am Kite Festival
Kite Festival
May 6 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
For more information about this event see https://www.cityofaikensc.gov/kite-festival-scheduled-for-saturday-may-6th-2017/

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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