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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.

Vista Shooting Investigation Update

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The Columbia Police Department announces that a suspect charged in connection with the weekend shooting outside of the Empire Supper Club will remain in jail under a federal detainer. Maleik...

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A suspect charged and wounded in connection with this weekend’s shooting outside of the Empire Supper Club on Lady Street has been released from the hospital. Maleik Houseal (DOB: 5-30-1995)  was...

Four Males Charged in Vista Shooting Investigation

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Columbia Police Chief Skip Holbrook announces that charges have been filed against four male suspects in connection with the overnight shooting investigation in the Vista. Arrest warrants have been issued...

Officer Robinson from #CPDEastRegion wants you to do the #9PMRoutine in these 4 easy steps! Check-in when you're done w/ #likes & #retweets

(2/2) #CPD continues to search for two vehicles of interest in connection with the Vista shooting investigation. Call 1-888-CRIME-SC w/info.

Here's more info on the Lady Street shooting investigation. One suspect has a federal detainer on him in jail.

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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