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East Main Street (SC290) was shut down for about four hours
The big news from yesterday was, of course, East Main Street (SC290) being shut down for about four hours due to a...
It’s another cold, rainy, dreary day in the Big City
It's another cold, rainy, dreary day in the Big City, which means many will be out shopping on this Saturday. Which...
The holiday season is in full swing
The holiday season is in full swing, which also means that there are more motor vehicle accidents, and crimes. In t...
It’s been a nice, quiet holiday weekend here in the Big City
It's been a nice, quiet holiday weekend here in the Big City...just the way we like it. We hope everyone enjoyed ti...
Our Mission – Safety, Security, and Protection
Our mission is clear: To provide for the safety and security of the citizens of the Town, by serving and protecting the public interests and constitutionally guaranteed liberties of the individual through:
- Enforcement of applicable laws and ordinances
- Preservation of the peace and domestic tranquility
- Promotion of crime prevention
- Investigation of criminal activity
- Identification and arrest of those suspected of crime
- Advocacy of, and assistance to, those victimized by crime
- Secure incarceration of those suspected or convicted of crime
- Protection of the judicial process
• Service of warrants and judicial mandates
- Control of traffic and the enforcement of traffic laws
- Provision of humanitarian aid and assistance in times of crisis
- Release of necessary and appropriate public information
- Maintenance of the highest standards of ethics and training
While we provide many diverse and unique services to a diverse and unique community here in Duncan, all our efforts are consistently focused on prevention, control and suppression of crime.
Our Chief Says It Best
We have really good equipment here, but ultimately, you are only as good as the people who work for you and we have real good people here. –Carl Long, Chief