Gang-Related Legislation by State
(Laws Updated Through December 2017)

South Carolina

To access this state’s laws, visit https://www.scstatehouse.gov/code/statmast.php.
Subjects for this state:
Bail, Pretrial, Conditional Release, or Conditional Dismissal
Carjacking
Civil and Administrative Actions
Correctional Facilities
Data Reporting and Sharing
Findings and Declarations
Forfeiture
Funding
Gang Databases
Gang-Related Definitions
Graffiti
Juveniles
Penalties (including Sentencing Enhancement), Fines, and Damages
Prevention
Prosecution
Recruitment, Threats, Intimidation
Schools and Education
Weapons
Witnesses/Victims

Bail, Pretrial, Conditional Release, or Conditional Dismissal (view all states for this subject)

S.C. Code Ann. § 17-15-30. Matters to be Considered in Determining Conditions of Release; Contempt

S.C. Code Ann. § 22-5-510. Bail; bond hearing; conditions of release; information to be provided to court; contempt

Carjacking (view all states for this subject)

S.C. Code Ann. § 16-1-60. Violent crimes defined

S.C. Code Ann. § 16-3-1075. Felony of Carjacking; Penalty

S.C. Code Ann. § 17-25-45. Life sentence for person convicted for certain crimes

Civil and Administrative Actions (view all states for this subject)

S.C. Code Ann. § 16-8-210. Citation of article. [Criminal Gang Prevention Act]

S.C. Code Ann. § 16-8-240. Use of or Threat of Physical Violence by Criminal Gang Member; Penalty

S.C. Code Ann. § 16-8-250. Preventing Witness or Victim From Testifying; Penalty; Coerced Person's Right to Bring Civil Action

S.C. Code Ann. § 16-8-260. Seizure of Firearms, Ammunition, Electronic Records, Money, Etc.; Forfeiture Actions

S.C. Code Ann. § 16-8-270. Civil Cause of Action in Favor of State of South Carolina or Political Entity; Actions for Injunction; Venue; Service of Process

S.C. Code Ann. § 16-8-280. Identity of Informant Exempt from Disclosure

Correctional Facilities (view all states for this subject)

S.C. Code Ann. § 16-8-290. Notification of Police or Sheriff of Release of Criminal Gang Member From Prison

Data Reporting and Sharing (view all states for this subject)

S.C. Code Ann. § 16-8-290. Notification of Police or Sheriff of Release of Criminal Gang Member From Prison

S.C. Code Ann. § 16-8-320. Access to and Maintenance of Records of Criminal Gang Activity

S.C. Code Ann. § 16-8-330. Development and Management of Statewide Criminal Gang Database

Findings and Declarations (view all states for this subject)

S.C. Code Ann. § 14-7-1610. Legislative Findings and Intent; Applicability [State Grand Jury Act]

Forfeiture (view all states for this subject)

S.C. Code Ann. § 16-8-260. Seizure of Firearms, Ammunition, Electronic Records, Money, Etc.; Forfeiture Actions

Funding (view all states for this subject)

S.C. Code Ann. § 16-8-340. Community Anti-Gang Matching Grants Program

Gang Databases (view all states for this subject)

S.C. Code Ann. § 16-8-320. Access to and Maintenance of Records of Criminal Gang Activity

S.C. Code Ann. § 16-8-330. Development and Management of Statewide Criminal Gang Database

Gang-Related Definitions (view all states for this subject)

S.C. Code Ann. § 16-1-60. Violent crimes defined

S.C. Code Ann. § 16-8-230. Definitions [Criminal Gang Prevention Act]

Graffiti (view all states for this subject)

S.C. Code Ann. § 16-1-100. Crimes classified as misdemeanors

S.C. Code Ann. § 16-11-770. Illegal Graffiti Vandalism; Penalty; Removal or Restitution

Juveniles (view all states for this subject)

S.C. Code Ann. § 16-8-240. Use of or Threat of Physical Violence by Criminal Gang Member; Penalty

S.C. Code Ann. § 16-8-250. Preventing Witness or Victim From Testifying; Penalty; Coerced Person's Right to Bring Civil Action

S.C. Code Ann. § 16-8-340. Community Anti-Gang Matching Grants Program

S.C. Code Ann. § 59-40-111. Charter school, Alternative Education Campus

Penalties (including Sentencing Enhancement), Fines, and Damages (view all states for this subject)

S.C. Code Ann. § 16-3-1075. Felony of Carjacking; Penalty

S.C. Code Ann. § 16-8-240. Use of or Threat of Physical Violence by Criminal Gang Member; Penalty

S.C. Code Ann. § 16-8-250. Preventing Witness or Victim From Testifying; Penalty; Coerced Person's Right to Bring Civil Action

S.C. Code Ann. § 16-11-770. Illegal Graffiti Vandalism; Penalty; Removal or Restitution

S.C. Code Ann. § 17-25-45. Life sentence for person convicted for certain crimes

Prevention (view all states for this subject)

S.C. Code Ann. § 14-7-1610. Legislative Findings and Intent; Applicability [State Grand Jury Act]

S.C. Code Ann. § 16-8-210. Citation of article. [Criminal Gang Prevention Act]

S.C. Code Ann. § 16-8-230. Definitions [Criminal Gang Prevention Act]

S.C. Code Ann. § 16-8-340. Community Anti-Gang Matching Grants Program

Prosecution (view all states for this subject)

S.C. Code Ann. § 14-7-1610. Legislative Findings and Intent; Applicability [State Grand Jury Act]

S.C. Code Ann. § 14-7-1630. Jurisdiction of Juries; Petitions to Impanel Juries; Powers and Duties of Impaneling and Presiding Judges; Effective Date and Notice Requirements With Respect to Orders of Judge; Appeals

S.C. Code Ann. § 16-1-60. Violent crimes defined

S.C. Code Ann. § 16-1-90. Crimes classified as felonies

S.C. Code Ann. § 16-1-90. Crimes classified as felonies

S.C. Code Ann. § 16-1-100. Crimes classified as misdemeanors

S.C. Code Ann. § 16-3-1075. Felony of Carjacking; Penalty

S.C. Code Ann. § 16-8-210. Citation of article. [Criminal Gang Prevention Act]

S.C. Code Ann. § 16-8-230. Definitions [Criminal Gang Prevention Act]

S.C. Code Ann. § 16-8-240. Use of or Threat of Physical Violence by Criminal Gang Member; Penalty

S.C. Code Ann. § 16-8-250. Preventing Witness or Victim From Testifying; Penalty; Coerced Person's Right to Bring Civil Action

S.C. Code Ann. § 16-8-260. Seizure of Firearms, Ammunition, Electronic Records, Money, Etc.; Forfeiture Actions

S.C. Code Ann. § 16-8-310. Local Ordinances

S.C. Code Ann. § 16-11-770. Illegal Graffiti Vandalism; Penalty; Removal or Restitution

S.C. Code Ann. § 17-15-30. Matters to be Considered in Determining Conditions of Release; Contempt

S.C. Code Ann. § 17-25-45. Life sentence for person convicted for certain crimes

S.C. Code Ann. § 22-5-510. Bail; bond hearing; conditions of release; information to be provided to court; contempt

Recruitment, Threats, Intimidation (view all states for this subject)

S.C. Code Ann. § 16-1-90. Crimes classified as felonies

S.C. Code Ann. § 16-1-100. Crimes classified as misdemeanors

S.C. Code Ann. § 16-8-240. Use of or Threat of Physical Violence by Criminal Gang Member; Penalty

S.C. Code Ann. § 16-8-250. Preventing Witness or Victim From Testifying; Penalty; Coerced Person's Right to Bring Civil Action

Schools and Education (view all states for this subject)

S.C. Code Ann. § 59-40-111. Charter school, Alternative Education Campus

Weapons (view all states for this subject)

S.C. Code Ann. § 16-8-260. Seizure of Firearms, Ammunition, Electronic Records, Money, Etc.; Forfeiture Actions

Witnesses/Victims (view all states for this subject)

S.C. Code Ann. § 16-1-90. Crimes classified as felonies

S.C. Code Ann. § 16-8-240. Use of or Threat of Physical Violence by Criminal Gang Member; Penalty

S.C. Code Ann. § 16-8-250. Preventing Witness or Victim From Testifying; Penalty; Coerced Person's Right to Bring Civil Action

S.C. Code Ann. § 16-8-270. Civil Cause of Action in Favor of State of South Carolina or Political Entity; Actions for Injunction; Venue; Service of Process

S.C. Code Ann. § 16-8-280. Identity of Informant Exempt from Disclosure


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