Planning and Research

Crime Analysis Unit collects and analyzes statistical crime information to disseminate to the Department and the citizens of Orangeburg in an effort to identify crime patterns and suspects. The Crime Analysis Unit also presents information for the monthly CrimeStat Meeting. CrimeStat brings together all divisions to discuss and analyze current crime data in an effort to assist in focusing resources on the most needed areas of the City of Orangeburg

Grant Management Unit is charged with searching for and obtaining grant funds to implement programs or fund current programs that would otherwise be impossible due to budgetary limits.Grant funding has allowed the Department to partner with many other agencies and organizations to reduce, prevent, and detect crime in the City of Orangeburg. This unit has procured over $1 million dollars in federal funds since 1998 for programs in the City.