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