Home > Help Guides > Police Radar and Laser Enforcment by State > Police Speed Enforcement South Carolina

Police Speed Enforcement Tactics in South Carolina



Understanding the speed enforcement tactics and equipment used in South Carolina
can save you from getting an expensive speeding ticket!


South Carolina Radar Detector and Laser Jammer Laws


Radar detectors
and laser jammers are legal in passenger cars in the state of South Dakota.

Points of Interest


  • Requires use of headlights when windshield wipers are on.
  • Valid out of state permits to carry concealable weapons held by a resident of a reciprocal state must be honored.
  • Member of non-resident compact.

Phone/Texting Laws


  • Texting ban law.
  • No bans on handheld cell phones while driving.

Aircraft Enforcement


South Carolina does have a variety of aircraft they can utilize for traffic enforcement.

Pacing


Police do speed enforcement using both rear and forward facing pacing.

Red Light and/or Photo Radar Enforcement


No

Police Radar Enforcement


State procurement records over the past 5-years indicate that the following police radar guns are used by both state and local police agencies.

  • Applied Concepts Stalker Basic K-Band
  • Applied Concepts Stalker Dual SL K-Band
  • Applied Concepts Stalker Dual SL Ka-Band
  • Applied Concepts Stalker Dual DSR Ka-Band
  • Kustom Signals Eagle II K-band
  • Kustom Signals Eagle II Ka-band
  • Kustom Signals Falcon HR K-band
  • Kustom Signals Talon II
  • Kustom Signals Talon Directional
  • Kustom Signals Raptor RP-1 K-band
  • Kustom Signals Raptor RP-1 Ka-band
  • MPH Industries Python Series III K-band
  • MPH Industries Python Series III Ka-band

Police Laser Enforcement


State procurement records over the past 5-years indicate that the following police lidar guns are used by both state and local police agencies.

  • Kustom Signals Pro Laser III
  • Kustom Signals ProLite
  • Kustom Signals Ultralyte

VASCAR


Police do not utilize VASCAR speed timing equipment.


Share a Comment, Question or Speed Trap Location?


If you have a comment and/or question or have a speed trap or other information you may feel helpful, please add your comment to the area below:

comments powered by Disqus

About Radar Roy

Radar RoyThis site is owned and managed by "Radar Roy," a retired police officer and certified traffic radar instructor, who is considered a leading expert in the speed counter measurement industry.

To learn more about Roy, read his radar detector reviews or download his free radar detector eBook click here.

Return Policy


Dash Mounted Radar Detectors, Accessories, Mounting Systems: These products come with our 30-day money back guarantee provided that they are returned in resalable condition. This requires that all parts, accessories, warranty cards and packaging are returned.

Installed Products: Any radar detector/laser jammer product that requires installation is exempt from our 30-day return policy if the product is removed from the packaging and/or if the buyer installs and/or attempts to install the product on a vehicle it becomes a nonreturnable product.

This exception includes all laser jammers, installed radar detectors, and the Veil Stealth Coating.