The Special Operations Bureau provides unconventional and proactive investigative services, as well as operational support for multiple Divisions and Units within the Agency. 


The Bureau is comprised of the Special Investigative Division, the Judicial Services Division, and the Office of Professional Standards.  Additionally, the Bureau oversees and operates all specialized teams, including SWAT, the Hazardous Devices Unit (Bomb Squad), the Marine Unit (Boat and Dive Teams), the Aviation Unit, and the Crisis Negotiation Team.

Special Operations Bureau

Captain Ross Brown

Phone: (864) 260-4423


Lieutenant Rusty Scogins

Phone: (864) 261-7137


Lieutenant Jeremy Pickens

Phone: (864) 260-4886


Lieutenant Wayne Mills

Phone: (864) 260-4205


Law Enforcement Center

305 Camson Road

Anderson, SC 29625

Tel: 864.260.4400
Fax: 864.222.3962

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Questions regarding CALEA accreditation and/or annual statistics of internal affairs can be obtained by contacting the agency’s accreditation manager.

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