- Campus Crime
- Criminal Domestic Violence
- Child Abused or Neglect
- Child Exploitation
- Child Sexual Abuse
- Contributing / Delinquency /Minor
- Credit Card Fraud Protection
- DUI: __Injury
- DUI: __Death
- Elder Abuse
- Home Invasion
- Human Trafficking
- Identity Theft
- Internet Crime
- Lewd Act/Minor
- Military Family Violence
- Missing and Unidentified Persons System
- Parents of Murdered Children
- Rape or Incest
- South Carolina SAVIN (Statewide Automated Victim Information and Notification)
- Sexual Assault: Adult
- Sexual Assault: Child
- Stalking /Harassment
- Vulnerable Adult
- Workplace Violence
Security on Campus, Inc.
Criminal Domestic Violence
Toolkit to End Violence Against Women
Child Abused or Neglect
If you know a child who is being abused or neglected call the Child help USA National Child Abuse Hotline for advice and information. This is not the same as reporting the abuse – the purpose is to give you information on options. 1-800-4- A-CHILD (1-800-422-4453) find them on the web at http://www.childhelpusa.org/about/programs-and-services or for further help, http://www.missingkids.com/ Free, confidential, 24 hrs.
National Center for Prosecution of Child Abuse
Child Sexual Abuse
Darkness to Light
Our Mission; to empower people to prevent child sexual abuse
Our programs raise awareness of the prevalence and consequences of child sexual abuse by educating adults about the steps they can take to prevent, recognize and react responsibly to the reality of child sexual abuse
Contributing / Delinquency /Minor
Credit Card Fraud Protection
When a person uses someone else’s credit card without their permission, or they obtain credit in someone else’s name, it is called an act of credit fraud. Anyone, from a child to an elderly person, a wealthy or a poor person, can become a target for this type of crime. In order to avoid becoming a victim, everyone should become familiar with basic credit card security tactics and strategies. Like with all other forms of crime, however, even the best credit card safety tips may not be enough to prevent fraud from happening. Therefore it is also important for people to understand how to report credit card fraud in the event that such a crime occurs.
State Government Agencies
- South Carolina Adult Protective Services
- South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control
- South Carolina Lieutenant Governor’s Office on Aging
- South Carolina Office of Attorney General
Laws and Regulations
Sources for Statistics
Help Lines and Hotlines
- Elder Abuse: Domestic/Community
- Nursing Home Abuse/Long Term Care
- Aging Services in South Carolina
- American Association of Retired Persons (AARP)
- Adult Victims of Crime and Abuse in Residential Care Facilities
- Clearinghouse on Abuse and Neglect of the Elderly (CANE)
- Eldercare Locator
- National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (NAELA), Inc.
- National Center on Elder Abuse
- Witness Justice
Military Family Violence
Department of Defense Domestic Violence Task Force
If you or someone you know is in the military and needs confidential advice or services re: family violence, contact the Miles Foundation 203-270-7861 or e-mail them at mailto:[email protected]
Missing and Unidentified Persons System
The National Missing and Unidentified Persons System (NamUs) is the first national repository for missing persons and unidentified decedent records. Unidentified decedents are people who have died and whose bodies have not been identified.
NamUs consists of two databases that anyone can search. The Justice Department hopes that law enforcement officials and the public will use the databases to share information to solve cases.
Parents of Murdered Children
SCPOMC Monthly Support Group Meeting
Washington St. United Methodist Church 1401 Washington Street Columbia, SC 29201
Marvin M Bryant @ (803) 414-4491
POMC Making A Difference.
Since 1978, POMC members have turned their traumatic grief into action. Action that has helped ease the path for survivors over the past 30 years. Remember, We are here to help!!!!
Finding someone who truly understands what you and your family are going through is a vital part of moving forward. But sometimes the thought of going to a support group can be frightening. Understanding the support group process can help alleviate some of that anxiety.
Rape or Incest
Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner-Sexual Assault Response Team (SANE-SART)
South Carolina SAVIN
(Statewide Automated Victim Information and Notification)
The South Carolina SAVIN service is a service through which victims of crime can use the telephone or Internet to search for information regarding the custody status of an offender and to register to receive telephone and e-mail notification when the offender’s custody status changes. The South Carolina SAVIN toll-free number is (866) 727-2846.
Sexual Assault: Adult
Sexual Assault: Child
If you or someone you know is a victim of sexual violence call the Rape Abuse and Incest National Network at 1-800-656-HOPE (4673) or find them on the web at http://www.rainn.org/ Free, confidential, 24 hrs.
If you or someone you know is being stalked, contact the National Center for Victims of Crime Stalking Resource Center at 1-800- FYI-CALL M-F, 8:30 am- 8:30 pm EST or visit their website http://www.ncvc.org/src/
- What is Workplace Violence? OSHA Fact Sheet (350 kb)
- Workplace Violence. OSHA Safety and Health Topics Page.
- Workplace Violence – Training Materials