The S.C. Gang Investigators’ Association (SCGIA) is a professional organization that is composed of more than 275 criminal justice professionals from throughout the state. They are dedicated to the prevention, intervention, and suppression of criminal threat groups, extremist or terrorist groups, and outlaw gang activity within South Carolina.
The organization facilitates the free exchange of criminal intelligence, provides professional training, and offers expertise from years of working in gang enforcement and testifying in court.
The association encourages the development of new and innovative techniques, crime prevention strategies, laws, and technologies that will aid criminal justice professionals in the identification and investigation of gangs that commit crimes.