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The mission of the South Carolina Department of Public Safety is to protect and serve the public with the highest standard of conduct and professionalism; to save lives through educating its citizens on highway safety and diligent enforcement of laws governing traffic, motor vehicles, and commercial carriers; and to ensure a safe, secure environment for the citizens of the state of South Carolina and its visitors.

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Recent News

SCDPS Reports Four Killed On South Carolina Roadways December 14 – December 16, 2018

COLUMBIA – The South Carolina Department of Public Safety announces a preliminary number of four persons killed on South Carolina roadways from Friday, December 14, at 6 p.m. until Sunday, December 16, at 11:59 p.m.

Media Advisory: SC Public Safety Coordinating Council Conference Call

South Carolina Department of Public Safety (SCDPS) announces the following event: