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Charleston Police Department Charleston Charleston County SC Automated License Plate Readers
The Charleston Police Department uses automated license plate readers as part of a statewide program managed by the South Carolina Law Enforcement Division.
Agency: Charleston Police Department
State: SC
City: Charleston
County: Charleston County
Technology: Automated License Plate Readers
Vendor:

The Charleston Police Department uses automated license plate readers as part of a statewide program managed by the South Carolina Law Enforcement Division.

Ninth Circuit Solicitor's Office Charleston Charleston County SC Body-worn Cameras
The Ninth Circuit Solicitor’s Office purchased body-worn cameras in 2016 with a $137,500 grant through the South Carolina Department of Public Safety.
Agency: Ninth Circuit Solicitor's Office
State: SC
City: Charleston
County: Charleston County
Technology: Body-worn Cameras
Vendor:

The Ninth Circuit Solicitor’s Office purchased body-worn cameras in 2016 with a $137,500 grant through the South Carolina Department of Public Safety.

Medical University of South Carolina Public Safety Charleston Charleston County SC Body-worn Cameras
The Medical University of South Carolina Public Safety purchased body-worn cameras in 2016 with a $27,290 grant through the South Carolina Department of Public Safety.
Agency: Medical University of South Carolina Public Safety
State: SC
City: Charleston
County: Charleston County
Technology: Body-worn Cameras
Vendor:

The Medical University of South Carolina Public Safety purchased body-worn cameras in 2016 with a $27,290 grant through the South Carolina Department of Public Safety.

College of Charleston Campus Police Charleston Charleston County SC Body-worn Cameras
The College of Charleston Campus Police purchased body-worn cameras in 2016 with a $34,757 grant through the South Carolina Department of Public Safety.
Agency: College of Charleston Campus Police
State: SC
City: Charleston
County: Charleston County
Technology: Body-worn Cameras
Vendor:

The College of Charleston Campus Police purchased body-worn cameras in 2016 with a $34,757 grant through the South Carolina Department of Public Safety.

Citadel Public Safety Charleston Charleston County SC Body-worn Cameras
The Citadel Public Safety purchased body-worn cameras in 2016 with a $9,600 grant through the South Carolina Department of Public Safety.
Agency: Citadel Public Safety
State: SC
City: Charleston
County: Charleston County
Technology: Body-worn Cameras
Vendor:

The Citadel Public Safety purchased body-worn cameras in 2016 with a $9,600 grant through the South Carolina Department of Public Safety.

Charleston Police Department Charleston Charleston County SC Body-worn Cameras
The U.S. Department of Justice awarded $25,264 to the Charleston Police Department in 2015 as part of the Bureau of Justice Assistance's body-worn camera grant program. CPD also received a $84,803 grant for BWCs through the South Carolina Department of Public Safety.
Agency: Charleston Police Department
State: SC
City: Charleston
County: Charleston County
Technology: Body-worn Cameras
Vendor:

The U.S. Department of Justice awarded $25,264 to the Charleston Police Department in 2015 as part of the Bureau of Justice Assistance's body-worn camera grant program. CPD also received a $84,803 grant for BWCs through the South Carolina Department of Public Safety.

Charleston Police Department Charleston Charleston County SC Ring/Neighbors Partnership Ring
The Charleston Police Department signed an agreement with Amazon's home surveillance equipment company, Ring, in 2020 to gain special access to the company's Neighbors app.
Agency: Charleston Police Department
State: SC
City: Charleston
County: Charleston County
Technology: Ring/Neighbors Partnership
Vendor: Ring

The Charleston Police Department signed an agreement with Amazon's home surveillance equipment company, Ring, in 2020 to gain special access to the company's Neighbors app.

Charleston Police Department Charleston Charleston County SC Camera Registry
The Charleston Police Department maintains a voluntary registry of private and personal surveillance cameras.
Agency: Charleston Police Department
State: SC
City: Charleston
County: Charleston County
Technology: Camera Registry
Vendor:

The Charleston Police Department maintains a voluntary registry of private and personal surveillance cameras.

Charleston Police Department Charleston Charleston County SC Drones
The Charleston Police Department operates one drone as of 2019, according to data compiled by the Center for the Study of the Drone at Bard College.
Agency: Charleston Police Department
State: SC
City: Charleston
County: Charleston County
Technology: Drones
Vendor:

The Charleston Police Department operates one drone as of 2019, according to data compiled by the Center for the Study of the Drone at Bard College.

Folly Beach Police Department Folly Beach Charleston County SC Automated License Plate Readers
The Folly Beach Police Department uses automated license plate readers as part of a statewide program managed by the South Carolina Law Enforcement Division.
Agency: Folly Beach Police Department
State: SC
City: Folly Beach
County: Charleston County
Technology: Automated License Plate Readers
Vendor:

The Folly Beach Police Department uses automated license plate readers as part of a statewide program managed by the South Carolina Law Enforcement Division.

Mount Pleasant Police Department Mount Pleasant Charleston County SC Automated License Plate Readers
The Mount Pleasant Police Department uses automated license plate readers as part of a statewide program managed by the South Carolina Law Enforcement Division.
Agency: Mount Pleasant Police Department
State: SC
City: Mount Pleasant
County: Charleston County
Technology: Automated License Plate Readers
Vendor:

The Mount Pleasant Police Department uses automated license plate readers as part of a statewide program managed by the South Carolina Law Enforcement Division.

North Charleston Police Department North Charleston Charleston County SC Automated License Plate Readers NDI Technologies
The North Charleston Police Department paid $41,500 for NDI Technologies automated license plate readers in 2018.
Agency: North Charleston Police Department
State: SC
City: North Charleston
County: Charleston County
Technology: Automated License Plate Readers
Vendor: NDI Technologies

The North Charleston Police Department paid $41,500 for NDI Technologies automated license plate readers in 2018.

Sullivan's Island Police Department Sullivan’s Island Charleston County SC Body-worn Cameras
The Sullivan’s Island Police Department purchased body-worn cameras in 2016 with a $8,736 grant through the South Carolina Department of Public Safety.
Agency: Sullivan's Island Police Department
State: SC
City: Sullivan’s Island
County: Charleston County
Technology: Body-worn Cameras
Vendor:

The Sullivan’s Island Police Department purchased body-worn cameras in 2016 with a $8,736 grant through the South Carolina Department of Public Safety.

South Carolina State Port Authority Police Department Mount Pleasant Charleston County SC Body-worn Cameras
The South Carolina State Ports Authority Police Department purchased body-worn cameras in 2016 with a $33,595 grant through the South Carolina Department of Public Safety.
Agency: South Carolina State Port Authority Police Department
State: SC
City: Mount Pleasant
County: Charleston County
Technology: Body-worn Cameras
Vendor:

The South Carolina State Ports Authority Police Department purchased body-worn cameras in 2016 with a $33,595 grant through the South Carolina Department of Public Safety.

North Charleston Police Department North Charleston Charleston County SC Body-worn Cameras
The North Charleston Police Department purchased body-worn cameras in 2016 with a $82,339 grant through the South Carolina Department of Public Safety.
Agency: North Charleston Police Department
State: SC
City: North Charleston
County: Charleston County
Technology: Body-worn Cameras
Vendor:

The North Charleston Police Department purchased body-worn cameras in 2016 with a $82,339 grant through the South Carolina Department of Public Safety.

Mount Pleasant Police Department Mount Pleasant Charleston County SC Body-worn Cameras
The Mount Pleasant Police Department purchased body-worn cameras in 2016 with a $73,783 grant through the South Carolina Department of Public Safety.
Agency: Mount Pleasant Police Department
State: SC
City: Mount Pleasant
County: Charleston County
Technology: Body-worn Cameras
Vendor:

The Mount Pleasant Police Department purchased body-worn cameras in 2016 with a $73,783 grant through the South Carolina Department of Public Safety.

Isle of Palms Police Department Isle of Palms Charleston County SC Body-worn Cameras
The Isle of Palms Police Department purchased body-worn cameras in 2016 with a $9,600 grant through the South Carolina Department of Public Safety.
Agency: Isle of Palms Police Department
State: SC
City: Isle of Palms
County: Charleston County
Technology: Body-worn Cameras
Vendor:

The Isle of Palms Police Department purchased body-worn cameras in 2016 with a $9,600 grant through the South Carolina Department of Public Safety.

Hanahan Police Department Hanahan Charleston County SC Body-worn Cameras
The Hanahan Police Department purchased body-worn cameras in 2016 with a $31,348 grant through the South Carolina Department of Public Safety.
Agency: Hanahan Police Department
State: SC
City: Hanahan
County: Charleston County
Technology: Body-worn Cameras
Vendor:

The Hanahan Police Department purchased body-worn cameras in 2016 with a $31,348 grant through the South Carolina Department of Public Safety.

Folly Beach Department of Public Safety Folly Beach Charleston County SC Body-worn Cameras
The Folly Beach Department of Public Safety purchased body-worn cameras in 2016 with a $31,600 grant through the South Carolina Department of Public Safety.
Agency: Folly Beach Department of Public Safety
State: SC
City: Folly Beach
County: Charleston County
Technology: Body-worn Cameras
Vendor:

The Folly Beach Department of Public Safety purchased body-worn cameras in 2016 with a $31,600 grant through the South Carolina Department of Public Safety.

Charleston County Sheriff's Office North Charleston Charleston County SC Body-worn Cameras
The Charleston County Sheriff’s Office purchased body-worn cameras in 2016 with a $81,800 grant through the South Carolina Department of Public Safety.
Agency: Charleston County Sheriff's Office
State: SC
City: North Charleston
County: Charleston County
Technology: Body-worn Cameras
Vendor:

The Charleston County Sheriff’s Office purchased body-worn cameras in 2016 with a $81,800 grant through the South Carolina Department of Public Safety.

Charleston County Aviation Authority Police Department North Charleston Charleston County SC Body-worn Cameras
The Charleston County Aviation Authority Police Department purchased body-worn cameras in 2016 with a $28,851 grant through the South Carolina Department of Public Safety.
Agency: Charleston County Aviation Authority Police Department
State: SC
City: North Charleston
County: Charleston County
Technology: Body-worn Cameras
Vendor:

The Charleston County Aviation Authority Police Department purchased body-worn cameras in 2016 with a $28,851 grant through the South Carolina Department of Public Safety.

Isle of Palms Police Department Isle of Palms Charleston County SC Ring/Neighbors Partnership Ring
The Isle Of Palms Police Department signed an agreement with Amazon's home surveillance equipment company, Ring, in 2020 to gain special access to the company's Neighbors app.
Agency: Isle of Palms Police Department
State: SC
City: Isle of Palms
County: Charleston County
Technology: Ring/Neighbors Partnership
Vendor: Ring

The Isle Of Palms Police Department signed an agreement with Amazon's home surveillance equipment company, Ring, in 2020 to gain special access to the company's Neighbors app.

Mount Pleasant Police Department Mount Pleasant Charleston County SC Ring/Neighbors Partnership Ring
The Mount Pleasant Police Department signed an agreement with Amazon's home surveillance equipment company, Ring, in 2019 to gain special access to the company's Neighbors app.
Agency: Mount Pleasant Police Department
State: SC
City: Mount Pleasant
County: Charleston County
Technology: Ring/Neighbors Partnership
Vendor: Ring

The Mount Pleasant Police Department signed an agreement with Amazon's home surveillance equipment company, Ring, in 2019 to gain special access to the company's Neighbors app.

Charleston County Sheriff's Office North Charleston Charleston County SC Automated License Plate Readers
The Charleston County Sheriff's Office uses automated license plate readers.
Agency: Charleston County Sheriff's Office
State: SC
City: North Charleston
County: Charleston County
Technology: Automated License Plate Readers
Vendor:

The Charleston County Sheriff's Office uses automated license plate readers.

Charleston County Sheriff's Office North Charleston Charleston County SC Face Recognition DataWorks Plus
The Charleston County Sheriff's Office upgraded its biometric scanning technology in 2013. The upgrade also included "a facial recognition system which will allow for the scanning of faces in large gatherings such as Cooper River Bridge Run and the Coastal Carolina Fair to identify individuals who have outstanding arrest warrants."
Agency: Charleston County Sheriff's Office
State: SC
City: North Charleston
County: Charleston County
Technology: Face Recognition
Vendor: DataWorks Plus

The Charleston County Sheriff's Office upgraded its biometric scanning technology in 2013. The upgrade also included "a facial recognition system which will allow for the scanning of faces in large gatherings such as Cooper River Bridge Run and the Coastal Carolina Fair to identify individuals who have outstanding arrest warrants."