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1. What are the requirements for adding a sign for my business?
2. We have been told that pennants, flags, banners, and animated blow-ups are not allowed. May I place temporary signs instead?
3. What are the requirements if I need to add a dumpster location for my business?
4. Is it permissible to move my merchandise out onto the front sidewalk or parking lot during business hours?
5. I wish to update the exterior of my business. What type of review is necessary?
6. Do I need a permit to remove a tree from my property?
7. Is a permit required before I bush hog or clear the property?

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1. Does the city regulate fences?
2. Can I remove trees from my property?
3. What is the process for constructing a shed on my property?
4. Do I need a permit to do an addition on my home?
5. I have a home-based business, can I put a sign in my front yard?
6. I am moving and need to order a POD, do I need a permit?

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1. How do I get a copy of a fire or EMS report?
2. My fire extinguisher doesn’t work, whom do I call?
3. Where can I go to get my blood pressure checked?
4. Why do I see fire trucks with full lights and sirens go through a red light at intersections and then, after they go through, they turn off their lights and slow down?
5. Why do I see firefighters cutting holes in the roof of a building on fire?
6. Why are holes cut in walls?
7. Do you fill swimming pools?
8. Do you offer CPR classes to the public?
9. Do you inspect residential or commercial fire extinguishers?
10. Do you supply smoke detectors?
11. Do you inspect child safety seats?
12. Does the Fire Department host birthday parties?

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1. What are the age requirements to be a Law Enforcement Explorer?
2. Is the Law Enforcement Explorer Program designed for troubled teens?
3. What are the costs associated with the Law Enforcement Explorer Program?
4. How do I apply to become a Law Enforcement Explorer?

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1. How do I contact a city/county department?
2. Where can I find the answers to my frequently asked questions?

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1. Why is the Goose Creek Police Department accredited?
2. Who accredits the Police Department?
3. How long has the Goose Creek Police Department been accredited?
4. Community Policing
5. Does the Goose Creek Police Department practice community policing?
6. What are some of the most frequent concerns citizens voice to the police department?
7. What is the most frequently committed crime against the person?
8. What is the most frequently committed property crime?
9. Does Goose Creek have a curfew?
10. Does Goose Creek have a nuisance noise ordinance?
11. What is the minimum age for someone to be arrested and put in jail?
12. Does the Police Department have a jail?
13. Population and Staffing
14. When I see two or more police cars parked side-by-side, what are they doing?
15. How do I check for or claim property I lost?
16. Can I obtain a uniform shoulder patch for my collection?
17. Who do I contact to see if I have an outstanding warrant?

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1. Do cats have to be restrained the same as dogs?
2. Are you allowed to have chickens and or pigs inside the city limits?
3. How many pets are you allowed per household?

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1. When should I call 9-1-1?
2. When I call 9-1-1, do you know where I am at?
3. Why do the call-takers ask me so many questions?
4. What if I dial 9-1-1 by accident?

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1. Does my neighborhood have a crime watch?
2. Would someone come and show me how to best secure my home/business?
3. What constitutes suspicious activity?
4. What should I do if I suspect a drug house in my neighborhood?
5. What type of information could assist officers with an investigation?
6. Will the police department check on my residence while I am on vacation?

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1. Does the police department have a reserve police officer program?

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1. Can I ride along with a police officer?

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1. What is the speed limit in a residential area that has no posted speed limit signs?
2. What is "sliding?"
3. Are scooters and mopeds legal if driven on the street?
4. When can a golf cart be driven on a road or street?
5. What should I do if another car strikes my car then leaves the scene?
6. How do I report speeding vehicles in my neighborhood or request the RADAR display trailer be placed on my street?
7. Where do I pay a traffic or parking ticket issued by the Goose Creek Police Department?
8. Where does the traffic ticket fine money go?
9. Do police officers have to meet a certain quota with regard to writing traffic tickets?

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1. Where do I need to live to be considered a "resident"?
2. What documents do I need to register for a recreation program?
3. Where can I find a copy of my child's sports team schedule?
4. How do I find out if an activity is cancelled due to the weather?
5. What are the hours of operation for the fitness center?

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1. When are bulk items picked up in my subdivision?
2. Can you pick up electronics?
3. How or Where should I recycle Used Cooking Oil
4. Recycling in the City of Goose Creek
5. How do I dispose of Medication?