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Beaufort County Sheriff's Office
Thursday March 19th, 2020 :: 01:34 p.m. EDT


Sheriff P.J. Tanner to hold press conference on coronavirus (COVID-19) at 2:00 today. Links to view live.

Links to press conference on coronavirus (COVID-19)

Today, at 2:00, Sheriff P.J. Tanner will hold a press conference on coronavirus (COVID-19) at the Beaufort County Sheriff's Office headquarters building in Beaufort. Joining Sheriff Tanner at the press conference to discuss coronavirus on a county level will be Beaufort County Administrator Ashley Jacobs, Beaufort County School District Superintendent Frank Rodriguez, Lady's Island Fire Chief Bruce Kline and Beaufort County Emergency Medical Services Director Donna Ownby. Media (print, television and radio) have been invited to attend.

Where to watch the press conference live 
The County Channel's live link:

County Channel through the following television providers and channels:
Comcast  Channel: 2
Hargray  Channels: 9 & 113
Spectrum Channel: 1304

Beaufort County Sheriff's Office Facebook page:

Beaufort County Government Facebook page:
Resources and information on coronavirus (COVID-19)

The Beaufort County Sheriff's Office wants to ensure that you have access to official sources of information on coronavirus (COVID-19). Please see the PDF document attached to this advisory.

The Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office will keep you informed

We will continue communications on coronavirus (COVID-19) with our federal, state, county and municipal partners, and will keep you informed on impacts it may have on Beaufort County.

The Beaufort County Sheriff's Office cares about your health and safety. As we move through these concerning times, we ask you to please continue to remain calm and informed, as well as courteous and kind with one another.


Beaufort County Sheriff's Office
2001 Duke St
Beaufort, SC 29902

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 843-255-3200