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Frequently Asked Questions

Answers to commonly asked questions are provided below. If you don’t find the information you are seeking click the button below to send us your questions.
Where is the Summerville Police Department?

The Police Department is located at 300 West 2nd North Street, Summerville, S.C. 29483.

How do I get a copy of an incident report?

Copies of Incident Reports can be obtained at the Records window inside the Police Department lobby. Incident Reports are free of charge for victims (first copy) but cost $5.00 per copy for the general public.

How do I get a copy of an accident report?

Copies of Accident Reports can be obtained at the Records window inside the Police Department lobby. Accident Reports are $5.00 per copy.

You may also obtain a copy of an accident report online using CRASHDOCS.ORG

When can I be fingerprinted for employment purposes?

You can be fingerprinted at the Department on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 8:00 a.m. – 3:00pm.

Click here more information on our employment fingerprinting services.

What is the phone number to ……?

Important (non-emergency) phone numbers for the Town of Summerville can be found by clicking the link below.

Important Phone Numbers

How do I file a complaint?

Your Complaint is Important

The Summerville Police Department is dedicated to the provision of the highest possible quality of law enforcement service to the public. The department is committed to courteously accepting and impartially investigating all complaints regarding the actions and performance of our personnel.

A complaint can be made with the Summerville Police Department in the following ways:

  • Call (843-851-4100) or go to the Police Department at 300 West 2nd North Street and request to speak with the on-duty supervisor.
  • Write a letter to the Chief of Police at 300 West 2nd North Street, Summerville, SC 29483 (Fax: 843-851-4108).
  • Download the complaint form or fill out the online form using the associated links below.

The officer receiving your complaint will attempt to make the process as easy and comfortable as possible for you.

How do I commend an officer?

Commendations

A commendation can be made with the Summerville Police Department in the following ways:

  • Call (843-851-4100) or go to the Police Department at 300 West 2nd North Street and request to speak with the on-duty supervisor.
  • Write a letter to the Chief of Police at 300 West 2nd North Street, Summerville, SC 29483 (Fax: 843-851-4108).
  • Fill out and submit the online commendation form using the link below

Summerville Police Department, Copyright 2021

Summerville Police Department
300 West 2nd North Street
Summerville, SC 29483
Summerville Police Department
300 West 2nd North Street
Summerville, SC 29483

Summerville Police Department, Copyright 2020