The Animal Control function of the Mauldin Police Department provides for the humane treatment of stray, neglected and abused animals. With that in mind, we wish to provide our professional assistance for the health and protection of the residents of Mauldin. Officer Shaun Garrison is our current Animal Control Officer.
Officer Garrison came to us from the City of Albuquerque Animal Welfare Office where he served as a Senior Animal Handler. Prior to working for the City of Albuquerque, he worked for the City of Greenville Police Department as an Animal Control Officer.
Officer Garrison completed his training as a Class III Officer through the South Carolina Criminal Justice Academy on October 31st, 2013 and is currently working in his assigned position.
His responsibilities include the enforcement of local and state animal control laws, the humane capture and treatment of unwanted animals, investigation of animal abuse, neglect, cruelty, and the provision of emergency transportation and care for injured animals within the City of Mauldin. In addition to providing care for unwanted animals, Officer Shaun Garrison also investigates animal bites, nuisance animals, unlicensed domestic pets, and aggressive animals. Humane style traps are also provided, subject availability.