North Charleston at a glance


Population by race and Hispanic origin


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Full-time law enforcement staff, North Charleston Police Department

  • 321 Officers
  • 75 Civilian staff

Full-time law enforcement officers per 1,000 residents

  • 2.74 North Charleston
  • 1.6 National average, cities with 100,000 to 249,999 population
  • 2.2 National average

These figures reflect the North Charleston Police Department only, and do not include state or other police agencies that may be present in this location.

Federal grant funding

Data was last updated October 14, 2021


We identified over $5.2M in federal grant funding, FY 2012-2022

Grant funding over time

Grant funding by federal department

Recent grants

USA spending grants for: North Charleston
Amount Start and end dates Recipient and description Awarding agency CFDA program Type
$97,835.34 10/1/2016
9/30/2020
NORTH CHARLESTON, CITY OF JUSTICE ASSISTANCE GRANT TO BENEFIT NORTH CHARLESTON POLICE DEPARTMENT AND CHARLESTON COUNTY SHERIFF'S DEPARTMENT. Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs 16.738 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program Prime
$58,720.00 10/1/2015
9/30/2019
NORTH CHARLESTON, CITY OF NORTH CHARLESTON FY2016 JUSTICE ASSISTANCE GRANT Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs 16.738 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program Prime
$0.00 10/1/2015
9/30/2018
NORTH CHARLESTON, CITY OF NORTH CHARLESTON COPS HIRING PROGRAM FOR 15 OFFICERS Department of Justice Offices, Boards and Divisions 16.710 Public Safety Partnership and Community Policing Grants Prime
$1,875,000.00 9/1/2015
8/31/2018
NORTH CHARLESTON, CITY OF CHP Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs 16.710 Public Safety Partnership and Community Policing Grants Prime

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Military equipment transfers

Data last updated September 6, 2022


$1.5M value of military equipment has been transferred to the North Charleston Police Department

The highest-value stock number reported is MINE RESISTANT VEHICLE with 1 item valued at $767,360.00 each

Recent equipment transfers

Military equipment transfers
Ship date Item and National Stock Number (NSN) Quantity Acquisition value, each Acquisition value, total DEMIL code DEMIL IC
7/1/2019 MINE RESISTANT VEHICLE
2355-01-623-0967
1 1 @ $767,360.00 $767,360.00 C 1
8/31/2017 CAMERA SYSTEM,RECONNAISSANCE
6720-01-553-7118
3 3 @ $9,450.90 $28,352.70 D 7
5/12/2014 MINE RESISTANT VEHICLE
2355-01-590-1660
1 1 @ $733,000.00 $733,000.00 C 1
1/23/2013 MAGAZINE,CARTRIDGE
1005-00-921-5004
637 637 @ $16.17 $10,300.29 D 1

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