Data and Statistics
These summaries are submitted to the South Carolina Law Enforcement Division each year by the Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office and reflect the number of violent crimes and property offenses reported in unincorporated Beaufort County.
This data set captures the types of monthly incidents that our deputy sheriffs are dispatched and respond to or initiate action on based on their observations, such as driving under the influence. The data also includes proactive patrols, which include patrols of business and residential areas, as well as conducting extra patrols that have been requested the request of residents and businesses.
These reports reflect traffic stops made in Beaufort County by Sheriff’s Office deputies that resulted in written warnings. Written warnings do not result in prosecution or fines.
These reports reflect traffic stops made in Beaufort County by Sheriff’s Office deputies that resulted in a Uniform Traffic Ticket being issued. These tickets are known as “citations.” Citations may result in court appearances, fines and in sanctions from the South Carolina Department of Motor Vehicles.