Timothy Adams receives J.P. Strom Award


Recognition of Deputy Timothy Adams who received the J.P. Strom Award, which is the highest and most prestigious award given to a graduate of the S.C. Criminal Justice Academy.   Deputy Adams obtained the highest academic average throughout the 12-week Basic Law Enforcement Certification program at the Academy.  This award is only awarded to one student in each class.  This is only the second time since 1988 an officer from Sumter has been given such an award.


Sheriff Department Grand Opening


Members of Sumter County Council along with the Honorable Anthony Dennis cordially Invite you to the grand opening ceremony of the new Sumter County Sheriff’s Office on Friday, May 24, 2013 from 2:00-5:00 p.m.

Prayer Breakfast


The Sumter County Sheriff’s Office and The Sumter Police Department will host it’s Annual Prayer Breakfast to commemorate those who have made the ultimate sacrifice in our jurisdiction, and to offer support to their family members. This year’s Prayer Breakfast will be held at First Baptist Church 107 E Liberty Street,  Sumter, SC On May 14th at 8:00AM

Guest Speaker: Director Leroy Smith, SC Department of Public Safety

Tickets are $12 per person.

For more information please contact Sgt. P. Tiller or Ms. Barbara Wiley at (803) 774-3850 and (803) 436-2044


Operation Pill Drop


The United States Department of Justice and the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) is again partnering with state and local law enforcement agencies (The Sumter Sheriff’s Office and the Sumter Police Department) to conduct the fifth National Take Back Initiative (NTBI) on Saturday, September 29th, 2012 for the collection of unused, expired or unwanted prescription drugs. 

Sheriff's Office




   Anthony Dennis

1281 North Main Street.
Sumter, SC 29150
Phone: 803-436-2000
Fax: 803-436-2054


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