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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.

Crimestoppers: Armed Robbery Suspect Sought

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Columbia Police Officers are releasing surveillance pictures of an armed robbery suspect in an effort to identify him. The suspect who disguised part of his face, robbed a LaQuinta Inn...

Crimestoppers: Person of Interest Sought in Armed Robbery & Car Theft Investigation

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Columbia Police investigators are looking for a person of interest in connection with an armed robbery and car theft investigation from earlier this week. Investigators believe the man in the...

Federal Jury Convicts Columbia Man of 11 Federal Charges 

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A Columbia Police Department suspect who was charged in connection with a two-year drug trafficking investigation at Martin Luther King (MLK) Park was convicted in federal court yesterday, June 22,...

Additional details are limited at this time. Please call Crimestoppers at 1-888-CRIME-SC w/tips.

Shooting investigation: Baymont Inn & Suites, 240 E. Exchange Blvd. Female victim has serious injuries.

Unaccompanied Death: Person found deceased @ 1037 Elmwood Avenue. Coroner's office has been called in to determine the exact cause of death.

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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