Resources

Important numbers and websites

  • South Carolina Division of Emergency Management (www.scemd.org) – 803-737-8500
  • Department of Transportation (www.dot.state.sc.us) – 803-737-2314
  • Highway Patrol (www.scdps.gov/schp) – 803-896-7920
  • Highway Patrol Emergency Only (South Carolina only) – 1-800-768-1501
  • Governor’s Office (www.governor.sc.gov) – 803-734-2100
  • Attorney General (www.scag.gov) – 803-734-3970
  • Department of Agriculture (http://agriculture.sc.gov) – 803-734-2210
  • Department of Consumer Affairs (www.consumer.sc.gov) – 803-734-4200 or 1-800-922-1594 (toll free in S.C.)
  • Department of Disabilities and Special Needs (http://dsncc.com) – 803-898-9600
  • Department of Employment and Workforce (http://dew.sc.gov) – 803-737-2400
  • Department of Health and Environmental Control (www.scdhec.gov) – 803-898-DHEC (3432)
  • Department of Insurance (www.doi.sc.gov) – 803-737-6160
  • National Weather Service Forecast Office (Charleston, SC) (www.weather.gov/chs) – 843-744-0303
  • US Coast Guard, 7th District (www.uscg.mil/D7) – 1-800-874-7561
  • SCE&G (www.sceg.com) – Outage/Gas Leak – 1-888-333-4465
  • Charleston County Emergency Management – 843-746-3800
  • Charleston County Sheriff – 843-202-1700
  • North Charleston Police (Duty Officer’s desk) – 843-740-2800

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