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The SC Criminal Justice Academy is currently closed to the public and students due to the COVID-19 virus. This was done with the interest and safety of both students and staff. The Academy will closely monitor the situation and notify all training staff when classes reopen.

Contact Us

For general information and inquiries          803-896-7777 


Jackie Swindler                                803-896-7779

Deputy Director
Mike Lanier                                     803-896-7753

Chief General Counsel/Misconduct
Jimmy Fennell                                 803-896-7722

Executive Assistant, Freedom of Information Contact
Scheri Francois                               803-896-7779

Public Information Officer (All Media Request)/Administrative Operations Manager/ EEOC, Internal Affairs
Florence McCants                           803-896-8035

Certification                                    803-896-7802

Registration                                    803-896-9912

Basic Training                                 803-896-8346

Advanced Training                         803-896-5129