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100 Deadliest Days of Summer Final Report

Mark Blair, Hartsville Police Department Public Information Officer
mark.blair@hartsvillesc.gov
843.383.3011

For Immediate Release — September 10, 2018

100 Deadliest Days of Summer Final Report
The Hartsville Police Department worked hard to keep the streets of Hartsville safe for residents and visitors during the 100 Deadliest Days of Summer Campaign. Several public safety checkpoints along with aggressive criminal enforcement of impaired drivers were used during this time. The South Carolina Department of Public Safety announced that 9 people were killed on South Carolina roadways during […]

September 10th, 2018|News, Police, Press Release|Comments Off on 100 Deadliest Days of Summer Final Report

College and High School Students and DUI

Impaired driving is a serious problem for college and high school students. HPD is asking that you make the right choices as you begin this new school year.

August 29th, 2018|News, Police, Press Release|Comments Off on College and High School Students and DUI

2018 Sober or Slammer Campaign

Mark Blair, Hartsville Police Department Public Information Officer
mark.blair@hartsvillesc.gov
843.383.3011

For Immediate Release — August 13, 2018

2018 Sober or Slammer Campaign
Hartsville SC – Every day, almost 29 people in the United States die in alcohol-impaired vehicle crashes—that’s one person every 50 minutes according to data collected in 2016. Drunk-driving fatalities have fallen by a third in the last three decades; however, drunk-driving crashes claim more than 10,000 lives per year. In 2010, the most recent year for which cost data is available, these […]

August 13th, 2018|News, Police, Press Release|Comments Off on 2018 Sober or Slammer Campaign

Municipal Association of South Carolina honors Hartsville with Achievement Award

The Municipal Association of South Carolina released a press release today to announce that The City of Hartsville and Hartsville Police Department won their Municipal Achievement Award for HPD's work in building a strong relationship of trust and partnership with the community they serve.

July 25th, 2018|News, Police|Comments Off on Municipal Association of South Carolina honors Hartsville with Achievement Award

Independence Day Safety Information from the Hartsville Police Department

Independence Day is the time of year when we love to celebrate our independence with our family and friends, but, unfortunately, it is also one of the deadliest days of the year due to impaired drivers.

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Hartsville Safe Communities Notification Hearing

Local law enforcement request community support and participation in a third repeat offender notification session at Hartsville City Hall on June 21st.

June 14th, 2018|News, Police|Comments Off on Hartsville Safe Communities Notification Hearing

The Hartsville Police Departments asks vigilance during the “100 Deadliest Days of Summer”

Another summer is upon us and as we make plans for vacations and summer fun, HPD wants to remind everyone that we are entering the “100 Deadliest Days of Summer.”

June 1st, 2018|News, Police, Press Release|Comments Off on The Hartsville Police Departments asks vigilance during the “100 Deadliest Days of Summer”

The Hartsville Police Department wishes you a safe, happy Memorial Day

HPD hopes that we all have a fun and safe weekend with friends and family this Memorial Day as we all honor the brave veterans who have made the ultimate sacrifice.

May 26th, 2018|News, Police, Press Release|Comments Off on The Hartsville Police Department wishes you a safe, happy Memorial Day

Hartsville Police Department to Participate in the 2018 Buckle Up South Carolina Campaign

Mark Blair, Hartsville Police Department Public Information Officer
mark.blair@hartsvillesc.gov
843.383.3011

For Immediate Release — May 21, 2018

Hartsville Police Department to Participate in the 2018 Buckle Up South Carolina Campaign
WHAT: 2018 Buckle Up South Carolina Campaign
WHEN: May 21st through June 3rd, 2018

Hartsville SC—The Hartsville Police Department will be participating in the annual Buckle Up South Carolina Campaign beginning Monday, May 21, 2018. HPD wants our citizens and visitors to be safe, so expect to see an increase in enforcement and education during this […]

May 21st, 2018|News, Police, Press Release|Comments Off on Hartsville Police Department to Participate in the 2018 Buckle Up South Carolina Campaign

Hartsville DUI Officer Celebrates First Hundred Days on Job

Mark Blair, Hartsville Police Department Public Information Officer
mark.blair@hartsvillesc.gov
843.383.3011

For Immediate Release — April 27, 2018

Hartsville DUI Officer Celebrates First Hundred Days on Job
Hartsville, SC – The first 100 days for the Highway Safety Grant from the South Carolina Department of Public Safety grant-funded DUI officer at the Hartsville Police Department have been busy and productive. Hartsville’s DUI Officer Justin Reichard has logged over 550 grant project hours. He has held or assisted with fourteen public safety checkpoints and has made two thirds […]

April 27th, 2018|News, Police, Press Release|Comments Off on Hartsville DUI Officer Celebrates First Hundred Days on Job