General Services


The Horry County Sheriff's Office conducts fingerprinting Monday-Friday from 8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. and 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. You must have a photo ID.

Funeral Escorts

The Horry County Sheriff’s Office is honored to provide funeral escorts for our funeral homes. If you would like to request a funeral escort, please submit the request to

Please include the following:

  • Contact information
  • Name of the deceased
  • Date and time of funeral
  • Funeral route

*A confirmation email will be sent upon receipt.

Records Checks

The Horry County Sheriff's Office provides local record checks free of charge Monday-Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Citizens can also access local records online through the Public Index.

When requesting records for another individual, a signed and notarized waiver is mandatory.

Temporary Beer & Wine Permits

Below, you will find a link to the Department of Revenue, Temporary Beer & Wine Permit form.  The Sheriff's Office will be glad to assist in the approval of your permit.  Questions? Contact us at 843-915-5450.


Also known as “The Law Enforcement Officers Safety Act, allows qualified retired law enforcement officers to carry concealed firearms. Participants must be Horry County residents and complete the same course of fire as our deputies.

For questions or to sign up for a class, email and include…

  • Name
  • Home address