Berkeley County South Carolina Sheriff's Office

Jason Potteiger


South District Commander

| (843) 471-2401

Captain Jason Potteiger is from the Central Pennsylvania area.  He earned a Bachelor of Science in computer science/information systems with a minor in accounting, from the Mansfield University of Pennsylvania, and an Associate Degree in business management, from the Harrisburg Area Community College.

Captain Potteiger began his law enforcement career, in January 2001, with the Sumter Police Department, Sumter, SC.  His experience, while with the Sumter Police Department, was in the Patrol Division, Narcotics, Criminal Investigations, and Community Oriented Policing/Bicycle Patrol Unit.

In 2008, Captain Potteiger was hired by the Berkeley County Sheriff’s Office.  His assignments, at the Berkeley County Sheriff’s Office have been in the Patrol Division, Criminal Investigations Division, the Special Response Team, the Community Action Team/Bicycle Team, Marine Patrol, Civil Disturbance Team, Land Search Team, and the School Resource Officer Unit.

Jason’s has beautiful and successful wife and three perfect children.  He is a member of the Beautiful Savior Lutheran Church in Moncks Corner.