Peter Farrell

Police Department
Title: Lieutenant
Phone: 843-720-2365

Lieutenant Peter Farrell who currently serves as the Crime Information Operations Center (CIOC) Commander, joined the Charleston Police Department full-time in 1995. He has served the Department in Patrol Teams One, Two, and Three. He has also worked as a Team Investigator, and a Burglary Detective. Lieutenant Farrell has previously served as a Command Duty Officer, Team Three Commander and the Property Crimes Unit Commander in the Central Investigations Unit.

Additional Duties
In addition to his primary duties, he is also a member of the Crisis Negotiation Team.


His educational background includes graduating with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and Public Justice from the State University of New York College at Oswego. He received his Master of Arts in Criminal Justice from Charleston Southern University in 2001.

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