Division of State Agencies Support Services

1033 Program

Please Note: This program is only available to eligible law enforcement agencies.

Program Summary: Section 1033 of the National Defense Authorization Act of 1997 authorizes the Secretary of Defense to transfer excess Department of Defense equipment and property to state and local law enforcement agencies. This property is procured at no cost to the agency with the exception of any shipping or transportation costs. The eligible agencies in law enforcement activities are government agencies whose primary function is the enforcement of applicable federal, state and local laws, and whose compensated law enforcement officers have powers of arrest and apprehension. Preference is given to counter-drug and counter-terrorism activities.

Types of Available Property: night vision equipment, tactical vehicles, aircraft, first aid supplies and rescue equipment, weapons, surveillance equipment, vehicles, etc.

Cost: There is an annual administrative fee based on the number of officers in your department or agency to particiapte in the 1033 Program.

    1033 Annual Fee

    No. Officers Annual Fee
    1-25 $500.00
    26-50 $800.00
    51-75 $1000.00
    76-100 $1200.00
    101-150 $1500.00
    151-200 $1800.00
    Over 200 $2000.00


    1033 Program Contacts

    Tom Hornsby - State Coordinator
    Phone: 803-896-6889
    Email: thomas.hornsby@admin.sc.gov
    Joe Corley - State Point of Contact
    Phone: 803-896-7628
    Fax: 803-896-6897
    Email: joe.corley@admin.sc.gov