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Posted on: September 20, 2018

York County Opioid Summit

Opioid Summit Flyer Oct. 2019 V3

Opioid /Heroin use has become a national health crisis. Every 20 minutes someone dies from an opioid/heroin overdose. It has become an equal opportunity killer right here in York County.

Are you a parent or educator concerned about the current opioid epide...

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Sheriff's Office Press Releases
Posted on: September 7, 2018

VIDEO: 2018 SC Governor's Opioid Summit

2018 Governor's Opioid Summit Award Glass with writing engraved

On Thursday, Sept. 6th South Carolina Governor Henry McMaster & SLED Chief Mark Keel recognized the York County Sheriff's Office for the lives that have been saved by officers administrating NARCAN to individuals experiencing an opioid overdose.

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Sheriff's Office Press Releases
Posted on: September 7, 2018

YCSO August Promotions

2018 August Promotions Graphic Ranks from Sr Deputy up to Captain.

Please join York County Sheriff Kevin Tolson and the members of the York County Sheriff's Office on congratulating these officers on their recent promotions in the month of August.

  • Amy Smith has been assigned as a Detective to the Criminal Investigations D...
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Sheriff's Office Press Releases
Posted on: September 2, 2018

Human remains found in Catawba, SC

Martin Bankhead Black Male Bald

YORK COUNTY, SC – On August 29, 2018, surveyors in the area of Will Jones Circle and South Anderson Road in Catawba, SC, located human remains in a creek and wooded area.

After an investigation in coordination with the York County Coroner’s Office, it is b...

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Sheriff's Office Press Releases
Posted on: August 31, 2018

Detectives arrest, charge woman with the murder of husband

Sheriff Badge

YORK COUNTY, SC – On August 31, 2018, York County Detectives arrested and charged Lana Sue Clayton with Murder and Unlawful Malicious Tampering of Food of her husband Stephen Delvalle Clayton between the dates of July 19 to 21, 2018.

Stephen Clayton died o...

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Sheriff's Office Press Releases