* E-911/Communications - Emergency Preparedness
Emergencies - Dial 911 or 479-1111
Non-Emergency - Call (843) 479-5600 ext. 26 (8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.)
The E-911/Communications Center is staffed twenty-four hours per day, seven days per week. It is located is a secure area non-accessible to the public. The Publc is requested to call the office prior to any type of visitation or meeting with the E-911 Director to make arrangements. CodeRed is a service offered to the citizens of Marlboro County to notify of emergency situations. Please click on the CodeRed to find out more details and to sign up for this service.
Pictured are Shane Sligh and Sharonika Henegan responding to telephone calls and radio requests on a typical day in the E-911 Communications Center.
Steve Akers - Director
Steve Akers became the Director of E911 and
Emergency Management for the county in July 2016. He comes to the position
after 20 years in Law Enforcement; most recently as a Lieutenant at the
Sheriff’s Office. In that capacity he served as grant writer, training officer,
patrol shift supervisor and various other duties. Prior to that, he served in
the Navy for 12 years as a Cryptologic Technician. Steve is from Clio.
P.O. Box 419 Bennettsville, SC 29512 or