Chief of Police

Chief Courtney Dennis
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Chief Dennis began his career in 2001 with the Irmo Police Department as a Reserve Police Officer and was hired as a full time Patrol Officer in 2002.  Since starting with the department, he has worked his way through the ranks and served in a variety of positions including K9 Officer, Field Training Officer, Evidence Custodian, Patrol Corporal, Patrol Sergeant, Investigations’ Sergeant and later serving as the Captain of the Irmo Police Department.

Chief Dennis was appointed to the position of Chief of Police in 2020 and now leads the Irmo Police Department’s 33 officers and civilian employees.

Chief Dennis is committed to providing a professional “community oriented” policing style to the citizens that live, work, and visit the Town of Irmo.  This continued commitment has resulted in the Town of Irmo being recognized as on of America’s safest cities.

Chief Dennis believes in the department’s core values of Integrity, Professionalism, and Dependability as a way to enhance the quality of life throughout the town while knowing those he and his team serves deserve nothing less.

Chief Dennis has an open-door policy and encourages the community to come and meet its officers and personnel.



Captain Bobby Dale
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Records Division

Our Records Division consist of three staff members who have over 20 years’ experience at The Irmo Police Department.

Incident/Accident Reports

Copies of incident and/or accident reports are available through the records division at the Irmo Police Department. You may request copies of these reports. The Request an Incident/Accident Report form can be faxed, submitted online or dropped off at the Irmo Police Department located at 1230 Columbia Avenue. Please note that you must obtain the report in person during business hours (Monday – Friday from 8:30 am to 5:00 pm) and must bring a photo I.D TO receive a copy of the report* (Photo I.D is required if you are a victim wanting to receive a “FREE” copy).


If you have any questions, please call the Irmo Police at (803)781-8088 or email at

Freedom of Information Policy, Requests and Fee Schedule

In accordance with the South Carolina Freedom of Information Act (FOIA), S.C. Code Ann. §30-4-30, et seq. (1976, as amended), persons have the right to inspect and copy public records.  All requests for public records of the Irmo Police Department should be directed to the Records Division. Please note that you must obtain the report in person during business hours (Monday – Friday from 8:30 am to 5:00 pm).

*some reports require a fee to obtain depending on the amount of time needed to research and prepare the requests. CLICK ON THE BELOW FREEDOM OF INFORMATION POLICY BELOW TO SEE A FEE SCHEDULE.

For more information, visit the Freedom of Information Requests and Fee Schedule page.