Police Chief's Message
It is my pleasure to welcome you to the Conway Police Department’s website. Conway has a rich history dating back to colonial times. Established in 1732, Conway is one of South Carolina’s oldest towns. Due to its location and historical connection to the Waccamaw River, Conway is often referred to as the “River town.” Located just 20 minutes from Myrtle Beach, Conway encompasses over 22 square miles and is home to approximately 18,000 residents; it is also home to Coastal Carolina University and Horry Georgetown Technical College.
Our agency consists of 61 trained, professional and dedicated personnel who continuously strive to provide the highest quality police services to our citizens and visitors alike. The men and women of our department embrace the community-oriented policing philosophy and believe it takes all community stakeholders together to build a better community. Our goal is to continue to make Conway a great place to live, visit, shop and dine, while maintaining the quality of life for which Conway is famous.
I hope you will find this site both informational and helpful and, as always, we invite your comments on how we may better serve you. To that end, I encourage you to take a few moments to complete a “Citizen’s Survey” located on this site.
Reginald E. Gosnell
Chief of Police
Resident & Business Owner Survey
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The City of Conway Police Department, enjoined in a partnership with the community it serves, shall provide efficient and professional police services in a fair and impartial manner, in order to reduce crime and maintain an excellent quality of life for all citizens.
- "Together, Building a Better Community"
- Committed- Excellence in Service
- Professional - Knowledge, Respectful, Thorough
- Dedicated - Serve and Protect
- Emergency 911
- Phone (843) 248-1790
- Fax (843) 248-1799
1600 Ninth Avenue, Conway, SC 29526
Post Office Drawer 1075, Conway, SC 29528
The department provides a wide range of services for our residents, visitors and businesses. Our department includes Uniformed Patrol, Support Services and Administrative Services.
CAPTAIN TAMMY CARTER
ADMINISTRATIVE SERVICES DIVISION COMMANDER
LIEUTENANT SELENA SMALL
UNIFORM PATROL DIVISION COMMANDER
LIEUTENANT REGGIE HILL
SUPPORT SERVICES DIVISION COMMANDER
LIEUTENANT TIM CHAPMAN
Conway Police Department Offers Internet Purchase Exchange Location
The Conway Police Department would like to send a personal invitation out to anyone wanting to use our facility at 1600 Ninth Ave, as a safe location to complete a transaction pertaining to a website or Craigslist. We ask that you use the lobby during business hours, Monday through Friday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm, which is monitored by video surveillance. Our personnel cannot witness or sign legal documents, mediate or give legal advice pertaining to the transaction.
Citizens Police Academy Application 2017
The Conway Police Department realizes that residents' participation in crime prevention programs is essential. The Neighborhood Watch program enables the police and residents to work as partners to prevent crime and to meet the needs of the community. There are currently a number of Crime Watch programs in the City of Conway. If you are interested in establishing a Crime Watch in your neighborhood, you may contact Sgt. Darren Alston at (843) 248-1790 or by e-mail at email@example.com
- Community Watch Meeting Calendar
- Community Events
- Neighbors on Watch
- Community Crime Watch Information Packet
- Conway Police Emergency Response Notice
- Conway Police Crime Prevention Newsletter
Selena Small, Public Information Officer