Office of Human Resources
The mission of the South Carolina Department of Public Safety is to protect and serve the public with the highest standard of conduct and professionalism; to save lives through educating its citizens on highway safety and diligent enforcement of laws governing traffic, motor vehicles, and commercial carriers; and to ensure a safe, secure environment for the citizens of the state of South Carolina and its visitors.
VALUES: In accomplishing its mission, the Department of Public Safety sets forth the following core values:
Integrity: Integrity is a fundamental
value. It is characterized by honesty, fairness and ethical
Excellence: Excellence is the result of employees consistently doing their jobs professionally, with a customer focus and constantly striving for improvement.
Accountability: As an organization and employees we are good stewards of the authority, responsibilities and resources entrusted to us.
Employees: Employees are our most valuable asset, recognized for functioning as individual ambassadors of the department and collectively as a team in our commitment to protect and save lives.
Leadership: We expect our employees to be leaders. We further expect them to be respectful of others, responsible for their actions and take the initiative to perform at a consistently high level.