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Media Contact Information / Public Information

Media Information

MEDIA: If you are seeking information regarding traffic issues, collision or highway fatality information, please call the Media Line at (803) 896-8144 to obtain information or speak with a Community Relations Officer.

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SC Highway Patrol Media Contact / Community Relations 

SCHP Media Line: (803) 896-8144
Media Line Instructions

Capt. Kelley Hughes
SCHP Spokesperson
Commander, SCHP Community Relations & Recruiting Unit
Twitter: @SCDPS_PIO
Office: (803) 896-0221
Cell: (803) 530-1664

Sgt. W. T. Rhyne
CRR Unit Manager
Twitter: @SCHP_Troop3;
Office: (803) 728-0790 
Media: (803) 896-8144

Cpl. Matt Southern
CRO Region I Supervisor (Troops 1-4)
Office: (803) 608-3922
Media: (803) 896-8144

Cpl. Sonny Collins
CRO Region II Supervisor (Troops 5-7)
Office: (803) 206-6746
Media: (803) 896-8144

State Transport Police

Capt. Lee Catoe
Community Relations Officer
Twitter: @STP_CRO
Office: (803) 896-5502
Cell: (803) 608-8604

Bureau of Protective Services (State House)

Major Dwayne Brunson
Public Information Officer
Twitter: @BPS_CRO
Office: 803-734-1831
Cell: 803-530-7644

Cpl. Brandis McNulty
Community Relations Officer
Twitter: @BPS_CRO
Cell: (803) 394-1281

Office of Highway Safety and Justice Programs (Highway Safety Statistics)

Rachel Urconis  
Public Affairs Coordinator
Office: 803-896-9402
Cell: 803-381-8491