Captain Alfredo H. Givens

Joined the Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office in 1994.
Originally from Walterboro, S.C., but raised in Beaufort County.

Captain Alfredo H. Givens oversees the Special Services Section of the Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office and the daily operations of the Community Resource Officer, Courthouse Security, Juvenile Services and School Resource Officer units. Captain Givens is the Sheriff’s Office liaison for the Beaufort County School District.

Captain Givens started his law enforcement career in 1994 with Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office as a patrol deputy and later as a School Resource Officer at Robert Smalls Middle School. In 1997, he accepted a position with Beaufort City Police Department as a Patrol Officer and, later, as a School Resource Officer at Beaufort High School.

He returned to Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office in 1999 as a supervisor of the School Resource Officer unit. In that role, he rose through the ranks to Captain.


  • Liberty University
    Master of Public Administration
  • Savannah State College
    Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice

Career Highlights


  • National Association of School Resource Officers Management Training Course
  • FBI Carolina Command College
  • United States Marine Corps Fundamentals of Total Quality Leadership Course
  • Court Security Seminar


  • National Association of School Resource Officers National Practitioner
  • South Carolina Law Enforcement Officers Association

Community Involvement

  • Huspah Baptist Church
  • Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc.
  • County Council of Beaufort County Collaborative Services for Youth (COSY)
    Team Member
  • Sheldon Township Community Support Partnership
    Representative for Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office
  • Beaufort County School District Truancy Intervention Program (TIP)
    Board Member
  • AMIKids (Beaufort Marine Institute)
    Board of Trustees