The Kingstree Police Department safeguards lives and property, maintains law and order, and preserves peace through the enforcement of local, state and federal laws. It maintains a communication and dispatch unit that handles various police, fire, and medical emergency and nonemergency calls. The department has a K-9 team and conducts concealed weapon classes. The Kingstree Police Department also provides various crime prevention and safety tips. In addition, it maintains a sex offender registry. The department is located in Kingstree, S.C.