The Beaufort Police Department is committed to being responsive to our community in the delivery of quality services. We recognize our responsibility to maintain order, while affording dignity and respect to every individual. Our objective is to improve the quality of life through a community partnership that promotes safe, secure neighborhoods.  

The Beaufort Police Department comprises:

  • 53 full-time sworn officers
  • 1 full-time Special Class 3 officer
  • 2 reserve officers
  • 3 court security officers
  • 4 civilian support staffers