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Posted on: December 10, 2021

Media Advisory: Bluffton Police Department - Media Conference

  • When: Friday, December 10 at Noon
  • Where: Bluffton Police Department, 101 Progressive Street (Buckwalter Place)
  • What: Juvenile charged with student threats and malicious injury to property against H.E. McCracken Middle School
  • Who:
    • Chief Stephenie Pric...
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Bluffton Police Department News Flash
Posted on: November 17, 2021

Ways to participate: annual Toy Drive & Shop with a Cop

Bluffton Police Department (BPD), with its officers and Town employees, is hosting its 8th annual Toy Drive and its 4th annual “Shop with a Cop” event to bring holiday joy and gifts to local children. 

Town Toy Drive: ...

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Bluffton Police Department News Flash
Posted on: October 25, 2021

Bluffton Police Department hosts inaugural Safety Spooktacular

2021 Safety Spooktacular graphic for Halloween event

Who: Bluffton Police Department

What: Safety Spooktacular

When: Friday, October 29, 2021, from 5 -7 p.m.

Where: Oscar Frazier Park, 77 Shults Road, Bluffton, SC

The Bluffton Police Department is hosting its inaugural Safety Spooktac...

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Bluffton Police Department News Flash
Posted on: October 11, 2021

CANCELED: Bluffton Lutzie 43 5K scheduled for November 6, 2021

What: Bluffton Lutzie 43 5K

When: November 6, 2021, starting at 8:00 a.m.

Where: Bluffton Oyster Factory Park located at 63 Wharf Street, Bluffton SC 29910

The Bluffton Lutzie 43 5K is an annual race to bring attention to the dangers of distracted d...

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Bluffton Police Department News Flash
Posted on: September 23, 2021

Month-long investigation concludes with arrest of "Top 100 Most Wanted" Interpol suspect

Erick Salvador Hernandez Bonilla Crime Stopper El Salvador flier

Bluffton Police Department’s month-long investigation of Interpol’s “100 Most Wanted,” concluded with the arrest of Eric Salvador Hernandez Bonilla, 23, in Lady’s Island today. 

The month-long inve...

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Bluffton Police Department News Flash
Posted on: September 21, 2021

Increase in vehicle break-in crimes prompts reminder from police

Bluffton Police Department patch

The Bluffton Police Department wants to alert the public about an increase in vehicle break-ins reported in the Town of Bluffton over the weekend.

“The vehicle break-ins were largely due to vehicles being left unlocked during the overnight hours," sai...

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Bluffton Police Department News Flash
Posted on: September 21, 2021

Public invited to attend Bluffton's National Night Out

National Night Out 2021

Who: Bluffton Police Department

What: National Night Out

When: Tuesday, October 5, 2021, from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Where: Bluffton Eagles Field located at 155 Buck Island Road, Bluffton SC 29910

The Bluffton Police Department will host its 7th annual Nation...

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Bluffton Police Department News Flash

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Posted on: January 13, 2022

DuBois Park Playground Will Be Closed January 17 to January 28 Due to Turf Replacement

A contractor for the Town of Bluffton will be replacing the synthetic turf at the playground at DuBois Park starting Monday, January 17. This project is expected to be finished by Saturday, January 29.

Town staff and leaders are mindful DuBois Park is a ve...

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Town of Bluffton News Flash
Posted on: January 12, 2022

Palmetto Electric & Hargray Award Bluffton $90,000 for Economic Development & Mental Health

Palmetto Electric and Hargray gave $90,000 to the Town of Bluffton during its Town Council meeting Tuesday. These funds will be reserved for an economic development project and a reflection garden for the Bluffton Police Department.

Palmetto Electric award...

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Town of Bluffton News Flash
Posted on: November 3, 2021

Town Manager Stephen Steese appoints two assistant town managers

Town Manager Stephen Steese appointed former Director of Finance & Administration Chris Forster and former Director of Growth Management Heather Colin as assistant town managers. 

“I am honored to have Heather and Chris as my immedia...

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Town of Bluffton News Flash
Posted on: September 21, 2021

Mayor Lisa Sulka recruits students for 6th annual Youth Community Service Award Program

Mayors Youth Community Service Award Program LOGO

Mayor Lisa Sulka and Town Council members are recruiting students to participate in the Mayor’s Youth Community Service Award Program for the coming school year. Mayor Sulka created and implemented the Town’s Youth Community Service Aw...

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Posted on: September 14, 2021

Town of Bluffton Finance Department receives "Triple Crown" finance award

The professional association of state and local finance officers of the United States and Canada, the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA), awarded the Town of Bluffton’s Finance Department its “Triple Crown” award ...

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Town of Bluffton News Flash
Posted on: September 9, 2021

Town renames Watershed Management Building in honor of Jennie Kitty

Jennie Kitty Municipal Building plaque

The Town of Bluffton will officially rename its Watershed Management Building September 9 at 9 a.m. to the Jennie Kitty Municipal Building. 

Jennie Kitty, worked at the former Bluffton Health Clinic at 1261 May River Road, which is now the Town&am...

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Town of Bluffton News Flash

News Flash

Posted on: December 2, 2021

#43KeySeconds

a hand holding the Lutzie 43 Key Seconds

Background

In April 2019, the Town of Bluffton became the first municipality in the nation to partner with the Lutzie 43 Foundation. The objective – inspire all of us to make better decisions as drivers. The Lutzie 43 Foundation was formed after the death ...

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