Police and Fire

Police are seeking to identify these this subject in connection with three money scam cases in the local area.

GPD seeks help in scam case

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The Greer Police Department is seeking information on the identity of three subjects involved in scam incidents (pictured above).

The male subject has been involved in at least three scam incidents, similar in nature, and the females have been involved in at least one with the male subject.

Pedestrian killed by vehicle Sunday

A Greenville pedestrian was hit and killed by a vehicle on Sunday morning, according to the South Carolina Highway Patrol.

According to a report, Laysean Shaqurra Wintz, 30, was standing on the road on The Parkway in Greer searching for keys when a black Ford Explorer SUV struck her at around 12:30 a.m.

Left to right: Tyger River Commissioner Jim Stephens, District 5 County Councilman Bob Walker and Fire Chief Jim Redd.

TRFD receives Class 1 ISO rating

The Tyger River Fire Department changed from a Class 3 to a Class 1 ISO rating.

Tyger River is the first fire department out of 38 in Spartanburg County to receive the ISO Class 1 rating.

“Everybody’s working toward the same goal to give the best level of service possible,” said James C. Redd, Tyger River Fire Chief.

Taking it back

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The Greer Commission of Public Works (CPW) and the Greer Police Department hosted a drug take back day last Saturday, Oct. 22, to prevent pill abuse and theft by getting rid of potentially dangerous expired, unused and unwanted prescription drugs. There is a drop box available 24/7 at the Greer Police Department.


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P.O. Box 70 Greer, SC 29652

Phone: 1-864-877-2076

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