Posted on: February 1, 2018

Multiple Reports of Counterfeit Bills Used in the CBD

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(GREENVILLE)- Police investigators are warning merchants that there have been at least four cases of counterfeit money being passed in the Central Business District (CBD) over the last week.

The counterfeit $100 bills look very similar to legal tender but ...

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Greenville Police Official Media Releases
Posted on: February 1, 2018

New Public Affairs Manager for GPD

(GREENVILLE)- This morning, Chief Ken Miller introduced Dr. Donald Porter as the new Public Affairs Manager for the Greenville Police Department (GPD) at a ceremony at City Hall. Porter is replacing Sgt. Johnathan Bragg who was recently promoted and is be...

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Greenville Police Official Media Releases
Posted on: December 6, 2017

Death Investigation at 2 Garraux St.

At approximately 10:30 last night, we received a call from someone requesting a welfare check at 2 Garraux St. Officers, along with Greenville County EMS responded to the scene and confirmed that there was a deceased white male laying on the floor inside ...

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Greenville Police Official Media Releases
Posted on: November 22, 2017

Greenville Safe Neighborhoods Second Session

(GREENVILLE, SC).  The second session of Greenville Safe Neighborhoods took place on November 20. The Greenville Police Department collaborated with The U.S. Attorney’s Office, 13th Circuit Solicitor’s Office, and S.C. Probati...

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Greenville Police Official Media Releases
Posted on: October 9, 2017

Arrest made in QT Homicide Investigation

On October 7, 2017, George Pegram was found deceased at Rutherford St. and Walker St. after being stabbed multiple times. Immediately after being notified about the homicide, detectives and patrol officers sprang into action attempting to find the suspect...

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Greenville Police Official Media Releases
Posted on: October 9, 2017

QT Death Investigation

At approximately 2:50 this morning, we received a call from the security guard at the QT on Rutherford Street in reference to a person that was possibly deceased at a nearby location. Officers, along with Greenville County EMS responded to the scene and c...

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Greenville Police Official Media Releases
Posted on: June 12, 2017

Woman Arrested for Human Trafficking

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GREENVILLE (SC).  In late 2016, the Greenville Police Department joined the Department of Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) Task Force by assigning a detective to investigate crimes related to federal and state human trafficking laws. &n...

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Greenville Police Official Media Releases
Posted on: May 22, 2017

'Cops on the Coop' to benefit Special Olympics

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Law Enforcement Officers from Greenville Police Department and Greenville County Sheriff’s Office are teaming up with Chick-fil-A on Laurens Road to support Special Olympics South Carolina Friday, June 2nd and Saturday June 3rd.   Officers will b...

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Greenville Police Official Media Releases
Posted on: May 22, 2017

K9 Officer Leo newest to join Greenville Police Department

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The Greenville Police Department is proud to announce the newest member of our Police force. This addition was made possible by the generosity of The Greenville Lions Club. A representative from the Greenville Lions Club contacted The Greenville Police De...

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Greenville Police Official Media Releases
Posted on: April 12, 2017

Body Cameras Implementation

The Greenville Police Department (City) has completed all procurement and preparations to implement its body-worn camera program.  The department will begin training and issuing the video recording systems to its patrol officers and many uniforme...

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Posted on: March 29, 2017

Greenville Safe Neighborhoods

(GREENVILLE, SC).  The Greenville Police Department has collaborated with The U.S. Attorney’s Office, 13th Circuit Solicitor’s Office, and S.C. Probation, Parole & Pardon Services and New Mind Health and Care, Inc., to initiate a violence red...

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Greenville Police Official Media Releases