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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: Suspect Wanted in Criminal Sexual Conduct Investigation

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  Columbia Police Investigators are searching for a registered sex offender who is accused of sexually assaulting an elderly female. Officers have outstanding arrest warrants for Charles Lamb (DOB: 2-3-1971)….

Columbia Police to Conduct DUI & Public Safety Checkpoints this Weekend

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  The Columbia Police Department’s Traffic Safety Unit will conduct DUI enforcement and public safety checkpoints this weekend. Officers will enhance patrols in entertainment districts and at a major Interstate…

CPD Releases Surveillance Video | Man Accused of Stealing Liquor from Blue Marlin

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On February 28, 2017, a male suspect broke into the Blue Marlin located at 1200 Lincoln Street shortly after 6:30 a.m. When a worker arrived at the restaurant a few…

Call Crimestoppers a 1-888-CRIME-SC with info on the case.

Shooting investigation: 320 S. Beltline Blvd. this afternoon. Male victim injured in the leg. Appears to be non-life threatening injury.

Here's the news release on Lamb's arrest. Info can be found under News Updates on the main page of the CPD website: https://t.co/zx1lFHVf4a

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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