Code Enforcement - Litter Officer

Department Functions

The function of the Code Enforcement Department is to enforce the county's litter control ordinance through public awareness, investigation, corrective action, and, if necessary, Magistrate Court.

Violations investigated by this Department

  • Littering (misplaced trash or solid waste)
  • Spilling debris on roadways
  • Transporting unsecured loads that are not properly secured
  • Illegal dumping on private or public property
  • Improper disposal of garbage

Hampton County Nuisance Violations

  • Property maintained in poor condition
  • Excessive storage of personal property
  • Abandoned motor vehicles and equipment