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2015-2019 Strategic Plan Progress Report

The purpose of the Columbia Police Department (CPD) 2015-2019 Strategic Plan Progress Report report is to demonstrate ways in which the Strategic Plan is being put into action throughout the Columbia Police Department and our City. The Department’s Strategic Plan was developed in collaboration with CPD staff, city government officials and members of our community.

Chief W.H. “Skip” Holbrook

On behalf of the dedicated employees of the Columbia Police Department, it is my pleasure to welcome you to our website.  I hope you find it informative and helpful in getting to know more about the Columbia Police Department, our employees, and the services we offer.

CPD Press Releases.

Columbia Police Department’s Accreditation Assessment Team Invites Public Comment

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(Columbia, S.C.) On February 27, 2017, the Columbia Police Department (CPD) will host a team of assessors from the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies, Inc. (CALEA®) to examine…

Overnight Arrest Nets Seizure of Ecstasy Pills and Other Narcotics

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A disturbance call for service at a local gas station has led to the arrest of a Lancaster County man accused of having ecstasy pills and other drugs.  Adis Glen…

Sandwich Shop Armed Robbery – Surveillance Pictures of Suspect Released

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Columbia Police investigators are working to identify an armed robbery suspect who stole money from a local sandwich restaurant last Friday. The suspect, armed with a knife, demanded money from…

The man is accused of demanding the cash at gunpoint. No one was injured. Call 1-888-CRIME-SC if you know the suspect

Armed robbery suspect wanted. Accused of stealing $ from the Family Dollar at 5304 Fairfield Road around 6:30 PM

BIG thanks to @ColumbiaPDSC and investigator Clark for finding my stolen Jeep Wrangler! ❤

Additional CPD Information.

Public Data Initiative

The Columbia Police Department’s Public Data Initiative provides accessible, convenient and transparent information for those seeking details about our operations.

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Midlands Most Wanted

Help us stop crime by viewing the current list of suspects.

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Identity Theft

View some typical scams and techniques used by criminals.

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