The Columbia Police Department Metro Region encompasses neighborhoods including:
Main Street, Arsenal Hill, Belvedere, Bradley, Pinehurst, Booker Washington Estates, Grove Park, Benedict College’s Campus, USC’s Campus, Finlay Park and The Vista.
The Metro Region consists of 5 squads that work a 12.5 hour shift rotating every 28 days. This ensures coverage 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. The Metro Region has a regional Community Response Team (CRT). This team works flexible shifts based on crime trends to best serve the citizens of the Metro Region. The authorized strength for Metro Region is 59 officers.
The Metro Region Commander is Captain James Auld, who has served with the Columbia Police Department for 25 years.
Address: 1600 Bull Street, Columbia, SC 29201
Contact: (803) 545-