Emergency: 911        Non-Emergency: (803) 436-2774
Location: 1281 North Main Street, Sumter, SC 29153
     Mailing: P.O. Box 430, Sumter, SC 29151



The grants writer for Sumter County Sheriff’s Office is responsible for researching and applying for local, state and federal grant funding.
Sumter County Sheriff's Office has received more than $100,000 in grants.  Those funds were used for:
  • Upgrading the security camera system at the local detention center;
  • Updating officer body cameras;
  • In-car patrol cameras; and
  • Paying off-duty deputies and correctional officers to fight the litter problem in Sumter County.
The grants writer is also responsible for ensuring program guidelines are followed after grants are awarded.