South Congaree Police Department promotes two, swears in one new officer
South Congaree, SC (Paul Kirby) – Chief Josh Shumpert of the South Congaree Police Department promoted two officer and swore in one new hire this week. This was done at the regular town council meeting held Tuesday night.
Shumpert swore in Officer Washington who recently began working for the department. He also promoted Officer Stone to the rank of sergeant, and Officer Williams to the rank of corporal. Both Stone and Williams had loved ones on hand to pin their new insignia on their uniforms. Shumpert said in a social media post that the town and department wanted to congratulate both officers on their deserving promotions and welcome Officer Williams to the force.