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It is the mission of the North Augusta Department of Public Safety to provide exemplary police and fire services to the citizens in its jurisdiction. The members of the department strive to be professional, fair and responsive to the community they serve. It is our goal that each officer's performance will earn them the respect, confidence and trust of the citizens of the City of North Augusta.

About The Department

The North Augusta Department of Public Safety provides both police and fire services to the citizens of North Augusta. The Department employs 50 sworn public safety officers, six full-time firefighters and 20 volunteer firefighters. All public safety officers are cross-trained in police and fire duties and serve as emergency first-responders, resulting in an efficient, cost-effective program with maximum utilization of personnel.

In addition to general police and fire services, the Department of Public Safety is responsible for Records Management, Safety Management and operates a Criminal Investigations Division.


John C. Thomas
Director of Public Safety

News and Announcements

Outstanding Arrest Warrants

North Augusta's Most Wanted

Public Safety Grant Info 

Citizen Survey 

Local Links:

Aiken County Clerk of Court

Aiken County Sheriff

Aiken County Coroner

Aiken County Detention Center Detainee Public Search


Micellaneous Links:

National Center for Missing and Exploited Children

National Crime Prevention Council

South Carolina Highway Patrol


Federal Bereau of Investigations

Community Involvement

Community involvement is an important component of public safety in North Augusta.

  • Supports DARE Program
  • Sponsors a Meth Watch program
  • Serves as a school resource
  • Participates in a mentoring program
  • Sponsors a Police Athletic League
  • Promotes a 'Cop Card' program
  • Offers an 'Adopt A Cop' program
  • Neighborhood Watch program
  • Provides security surveys


The Department recently implemented a local Project Lifesaver program, designed to help track individuals with special needs such as Alzheimer's Disease or Autism.

Project Lifesaver Information Sheet

Project Lifesaver Application

Project Lifesaver Physician Form



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