Table 80

SOUTH CAROLINA
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
by State by Metropolitan and Nonmetropolitan Counties, 2008
Metropolitan/Nonmetropolitan Counties County Total law enforcement employees Total officers Total civilians
Metropolitan Counties Aiken 233 125 108
Anderson 199 178 21
Berkeley 195 127 68
Calhoun 24 22 2
Charleston 725 254 471
Darlington 69 61 8
Dorchester 149 112 37
Edgefield 63 31 32
Fairfield 51 45 6
Florence 233 119 114
Greenville 477 385 92
Horry 255 194 61
Horry County Police Department 292 269 23
Kershaw 73 64 9
Laurens 109 64 45
Lexington 384 241 143
Pickens 136 99 37
Richland 532 491 41
Saluda 53 21 32
Spartanburg 325 296 29
Sumter 136 125 11
York 305 150 155
Nonmetropolitan Counties Abbeville 56 30 26
Allendale 14 11 3
Bamberg 16 13 3
Barnwell 44 26 18
Beaufort 249 223 26
Cherokee 94 47 47
Chester 84 44 40
Chesterfield 79 44 35
Clarendon 47 44 3
Colleton 136 65 71
Dillon 81 30 51
Georgetown 156 74 82
Greenwood 114 70 44
Hampton 33 27 6
Jasper 31 26 5
Lancaster 121 76 45
Lee 32 28 4
Marion 36 31 5
Marlboro 29 24 5
McCormick 37 14 23
Newberry 91 47 44
Oconee 139 82 57
Orangeburg 112 78 34
Union 51 27 24
Williamsburg 73 36 37

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