Table 13

SOUTH CAROLINA
Hate Crime Incidents
per Bias Motivation and Quarter
by State and Agency, 2008
Agency type Agency name Number of incidents per bias motivation Number of incidents per quarter1 Population2
Race Religion Sexual
orientation
Ethnicity Disability 1st
quarter
2nd
quarter
3rd
quarter
4th
quarter
Total 89 27 22 11 4
Cities 43 14 16 4 3
Aiken 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 29,630
Batesburg-Leesville 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 5,545
Beaufort 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 11,772
Bluffton 2 0 1 0 0 0 1 2 0 4,386
Camden 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 7,073
Cayce 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 12,605
Central 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4,147
Chester 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 5,988
Clinton 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 8,930
Clover 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 4,772
Columbia 4 3 5 0 0 2 3 4 3 125,485
Cottageville 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 680
Darlington 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 6,598
Florence 0 0 3 0 0 1 1 0 1 31,508
Forest Acres 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 9,889
Greenville 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 59,038
Hartsville 3 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 7,419
Hemingway 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 499
Holly Hill 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1,344
Isle of Palms 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 4,686
Lancaster 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 9,913
Laurens 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 9,706
Lexington 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 15,673
Marion 1 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 6,782
Mauldin 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 2 1 20,891
Mount Pleasant 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 67,027
Myrtle Beach 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 30,850
New Ellenton 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2,231
North Augusta 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 20,616
Rock Hill 1 0 0 1 1 0 2 1 0 66,906
Santee 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 712
South Congaree 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 2,385
Summerville 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 46,405
Tega Cay 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 4,799
Walterboro 1 6 0 0 0 0 0 4 3 5,777
Westminster 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 2,658
Winnsboro 4 2 0 0 0 0 5 0 1 3,545
York 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 7,834
Universities and Colleges 6 0 1 0 0
Clemson University 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 17,585
College of Charleston 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 11,316
Greenville Technical College 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 14,300
Winthrop University 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 6,382
Metropolitan Counties 21 4 3 3 0
Anderson 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Berkeley 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
Charleston 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 1
Darlington 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0
Fairfield 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1
Greenville 5 0 0 1 0 0 2 2 2
Horry County Police Department 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Laurens 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Pickens 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Richland 7 2 2 0 0 3 3 4 1
Spartanburg 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 2 0
Nonmetropolitan Counties 18 9 2 4 1
Abbeville 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Chester 0 6 0 1 0 4 1 1 1
Chesterfield 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 2
Clarendon 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 1
Colleton 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
Greenwood 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Hampton 11 1 0 0 0 4 0 4 4
Lee 0 1 1 1 0 2 1 0 0
Marlboro 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Oconee 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0
Union 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Other Agencies 1 0 0 0 0
Columbia Metropolitan Airport 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0

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