Bishopville Police Department




Mission Statement

The members of the Bishopville Police Department are dedicated to providing the highest quality police services in order to enhance community safety, protect life and property, and reduce crime and the fear of crime. To do this, we pledge to develop a partnership with the community, lead a community commitment to resolve problems, and improve the safety and quality of life in our city.


Working together in partnership with other City employees and the community, we will be recognized as one of the foremost professional, effective, and progressive police departments in South Carolina. Year after year, we will lead in efforts to improve and sustain the public safety and quality of life in our City.


Human Life
Above all else, we will protect and preserve human life.
Employee Value
Our people are our most valuable resource.
Community Service
We are committed to public service and the improvement of the quality of life
in our community, through community partnerships and mutual accountability.

Problem Solving

We value the utilization of a teamwork approach to facilitate individual and group creativity to accomplish substantive long-term solutions to our community's problems.


We are committed to becoming the profession's benchmark, through
constant attention to self improvement and development of optimum departmental systems focused on quality performance and results.


We revere honesty, fairness, respect, and a consistent application of objective standards.


We consciously and consistently demonstrate a commitment to the Peace Officer profession.