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Sheriff John Skipper Jr.

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Anderson County Sheriff’s Office
Anderson, SC  29625

Receptionist: (864)-260-4400
Administration: (864)-260-4421
Records: (864)-260-4437
Detention Center: (864)-260-4363
Emergency: 911

Administration: (864)-222-3962
Records: (864)-222-6600
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Have you been a victim of White Collar Crime? Click here for the "White Collar Crimes" information sheet. This is in a PDF format. You will need a PDF viewer to open the file.  A free PDF viewer can be obtained by clicking here

Welcome to the Anderson County, SC Sheriff’s Office Official Website.  On these pages you will find information and resources to learn more about your Sheriff’s Office, things you can do to protect your family and property, plus useful links you can use.  For example, our new SafeTown™ project has applications to keep you informed, and to see in “real time” some of the activity in the County. SafeTown™ will be continually rolling out new and useful applications.  Click on the SafeTown™ logo on the left-hand column to find out more.  

At the Anderson County Sheriff's Office we are dedicated to safeguarding the lives, property and constitutional rights of our citizens and to maintain order through a constant and visible law enforcement presence. All of our personnel are committed and compelled to the rule of law and its professionalism.

In addition to providing law enforcement services throughout the County, the Sheriff’s Office is also responsible for the operation and security of the Anderson County Detention Center which serves as the primary holding facility for all individuals arrested and jailed within Anderson County.  

The Sheriff’s Office also operates the County Unified E-911 Communications Center, the Emergency Services Division, as well as Animal Control.

At the Anderson County Sheriff’s Office we are here to protect and serve all the citizens of Anderson County, SC.

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