Edgefield County Sheriff's Office
200 Railroad Street, Edgefield, SC 29824
"Welcome to the Edgefield County Sheriff's Office website. We will make every effort to provide links and services available to the
citizens of Edgefield County through this site. Please feel free to view all pages and provide us with feedback, so we may update
and tailor the site to the needs of the public." - Sheriff Adell Dobey
Background checks are processed for individuals seeking employment
or housing. This check will only include all, if any, past
charges in Edgefield County, SC.
Requests are to be made IN PERSON.
There is a $5.00 fee (CASH ONLY).
Below is a list of identification that is needed for a background check request:
1. SC driver's
license from the SC Deptartment of Motor Vehicles.
SC Identification card from the SC Department of Motor Vehicles.
2. Social Security Card
***State of South Carolina background checks need to be requested from the
Law Enforcement Division (SLED), in Columbia, SC.***