Crime Prevention Services

The Beaufort County Sheriff's Office Crime Prevention Specialist is responsible for all community and business crime prevention initiatives within the jurisdiction of the Sheriff's Office. This includes, but is not limited to, Neighborhood Watch programs, community and business security surveys, specific crime reduction strategies and child safety programs. The Crime Prevention Specialist provides law-related education and awareness seminars relating to various topics such as Identity Theft, Internet Safety, Robbery Prevention, Drugs & Alcohol and Stranger Danger.

Seminars & Programs Available

To make arrangements for seminars or surveys, please complete this Seminar Request Form.

For further inquiry, please contact Sergeant Daniel Allen at (843) 255-3292 or email him at

NCPC The National Crime Prevention Council On-Line Resource Center offers crime prevention tips for self, home, and family; community policing; neighborhood building; plus information on McGruff the Crime Dog and his nephew, Scruff. Find out how you can help Take A Bite Out Of Crime.
Project ChildSafe

Project ChildSafe, the nation's largest firearm safety education program, has encouraged millions of gun owners to practice safe and responsible firearm ownership and storage since it began distributing gun lock safety kits.

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