Sheriff P.J. Tanner and members of the Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office Emergency Management Division are monitoring Hurricane Ian. We are receiving regular updates from the National Weather Service and the South Carolina Emergency Management Division. We will keep you updated as information becomes available.
Where to Stay Up-To-Date
The Sheriff’s Office will continue to monitor Hurricane Ian and keep you updated when information becomes available through NIXLE and the following sites:
• The Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office’s Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/BeaufortCoSO/
• The Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office’s Nextdoor page: https://nextdoor.com/agency-detail/sc/beaufort/beaufort-county-sheriffs-office-2/
• The Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office’s Twitter account: https://twitter.com/bcsopio
• The Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office’s website: https://www.bcso.net/
Avoid Misinformation Spread Through Social Media
If a public safety emergency or natural disaster occurs, please look to federal, state, county, and municipal government officials, as well as trusted print, radio, and television media for information and instruction. We urge you to avoid information spread through social media unless it comes from one of the trusted sources.
Have a Personal Plan
Ahead of Hurricane Ian and future storms, we encourage Beaufort County residents and visitors to review their safety plans. For information on developing a personal plan, please visit the Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office Storm Center: