Park Patrol

patrol logoThe mission of the City Park Patrol is to provide security for all City parks and park visitors through vigilant monitoring and crime prevention efforts. These courteous, patient and cheerful officers also provide a terrific welcome to both visitors and residents of the Sumter community. Your parks experience is bound to be a great one with these professional staff members at your service!


In addition to security, our Park Rangers are pleased to providedSwanLakeTours information, first aid, festival and event support. Your safety and enjoyment are their first concern.


The City of Sumter Park Patrol provides security and event support at the following locations:


  • All City parks (26 locations)
  • Palmetto Tennis Center    
  • City of Sumter Aquatics Center
  • Swan Lake Iris Gardensranger education
  • Memorial Park
  • Sumter Skate Park
  • Swan Lake Visitors Center
  • Heath Pavilion
  • City Centre
  • Sumter Opera House 
  • HOPE Centers (3 locations)



For more information contact the Park Patrol Main Office:

822 W. Liberty Street

Sumter, SC 29150



Ranger Blackmon

Staff Members:

Ranger McLeod

Ranger Kittle

Ranger Connor

Ranger Parker