All Public Records Requests intended for the Dorchester County Sheriff’s Office (including the 9-1-1 Dispatch Center and the Dorchester County Detention Center) must be submitted in person or via US Mail to the below address.
Note: Requests submitted online, via email and/or fax will not be accepted.
Dorchester County Sheriff’s Office
212 Deming Way
Summerville, SC 29483
If applicable, the requester/requesting organization will be responsible for all costs related to the fulfillment of records requests.
Under Section 30-4-30(C) of South Carolina Law:
Allow a minimum of ten (10) business days excluding weekends and observed holidays for a response to a request for records that are two years old, or less.
Allow a minimum of twenty (20) business days excluding weekends and observed holidays for a response to a request for records that are more than two years old.