Richland County Sheriff’s Department
Victim Services

Women’s self defense course

The Richland County Sheriff’s Department offers a FREE women’s self-defense class. 

This is a crime prevention program that utilizes techniques that are specifically designed for women to reduce the likelihood of victimization.  This program empowers women to recognize their strengths and make sound decisions when faced with potentially dangerous situations.

  • Minimum age:  18 years old; 16/17 years old with a parent

  • 4 hour physical class

  • Please wear comfortable clothes

  • Please bring a bottled water or Gatorade

**For more information about his program please contact Inv. Nina Mauldin of the Victim Service Unit at 803-576-3086 or email


October 21, 2017


Time: 9:00am - 1:00pm

Location: Denny Terrace

RSVP: Nina Mauldin at or 576-3086.

November 18, 2017

Time: 9:00am - 1:00pm

Location: Harbison

RSVP: Nina Mauldin at or 576-3086

December 09, 2017

Time: 9:30am - 1:30pm

Location: Progressive Church of Our Lord Jesus Christ, 2222-24 Barhamville Road.

POC: Nina Mauldin at or 576-3086.

December 16, 2017

Time: 11:30am - 3:30pm

Location: Carolina Crossfit, 1825 Laurel Street

RSVP: Aubree Taylor  576-3066

February 24, 2018

Time: 9:00am - 1:00pm

Location: 17 Technology Circle, Columbia, SC 29203

RSVP: Nina Mauldin at or 576-3086

5623 Two Notch Road 
Columbia, South Carolina 29223 
(803) 576-3000 phone (803) 576-3195 fax

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