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State Administering Agencies

South Carolina SAA

Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA)

Agency Head

John Westerhold
Director
Office of Highway Safety and Justice Programs
South Carolina Department of Public Safety
PO Box 1993
Columbia, SC 29016
803-896-9970 (telephone)
803-896-8412 (FAX)
JRWesterhold@scdps.gov

Justice Assistance Grant (JAG)/(RSAT) Contact

Aloysius Anderson
Program Manager
Office of Highway Safety and Justice Programs
South Carolina Department of Public Safety
PO Box 1993
Blythewood, SC 29016
803-896-8711 (telephone)
803-896-8714 (FAX)
AloysiusAnderson@scdps.gov

Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grant Program

Ed Harmon
Justice Programs Administrator
Office of Highway Safety and Justice Programs
South Carolina Department of Public Safety
PO Box 1993
Columbia, SC 29016
803-896-9971 (telephone)
803-896-8412 (FAX)
EdHarmon@scdps.gov

Bonnie Burns
Program Manager
Office of Highway Safety and Justice Programs
South Carolina Department of Public Safety
PO Box 1993
Columbia, SC 29016
803-896-8707 (telephone)
803-896-8412 (FAX)
BonnieBurns@scdps.gov

Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP)

OJJDP State Program Manager

Cara Blair
State Program Manager (Primary)
Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention
202-353-5046 (telephone)
Cara.Blair@usdoj.gov

RED Coordinator

Trevon Fordham
South Carolina Department of Public Safety
P.O. Box 1993 Columbia, SC 29016
803-896-7979 (telephone)
TrevonFordham@scdps.gov

Juvenile Justice Specialist

Trevon Fordham
South Carolina Department of Public Safety
P.O. Box 1993 Columbia, SC 29016
803-896-7979 (telephone)
TrevonFordham@scdps.gov

State Planning Agency

Robert G. Woods IV
Director, Office of Highway Safety and Justice Programs
South Carolina Department of Public Safety
P.O. Box 1993
Blythewood, SC 29016
803-896-7979 (telephone)
RGWoods@scdps.gov

State Advisory Group (SAG)

John D. 'Jay' Elliott
Interim Chair
P.O. Box 607
Columbia, SC 29202-0607
803-252-9236 (telephone)
JayEl@mindspring.com

Compliance Monitor

Trevon Fordham
South Carolina Department of Public Safety
P.O. Box 1993 Columbia, SC 29016
803-896-7979 (telephone)
TrevonFordham@scdps.gov

Office for Victims of Crime (OVC)

OVC Victim Assistance for South Carolina

803-896-8439 (telephone) 
https://www.scag.gov/inside-the-office/crime-victim-services-division/crime-victim-assistance-grants/

OVC Victim Compensation for South Carolina

803-734-1900 (telephone) 
https://www.scag.gov/inside-the-office/crime-victim-services-division/crime-victim-compensation/

Date Created: January 2, 2020