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Posted on: July 10, 2018

Sheriff Kevin Tolson Promotes Two New Detention Center Captains

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Sheriff Kevin Tolson is excited to announce two promotions to the York County Sheriff's Office Command Staff.

- Tamyra Hogg has been promoted from the rank of Lieutenant to Administrative Services Captain.  Capt. Hogg has been with the York County...

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Sheriff's Office Press Releases
Posted on: July 10, 2018

York County Sheriff Terminates Deputy for Conduct Unbecoming

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YORK COUNTY, SC - Effective January 10, 2018, Deputy Christopher Gage’s employment with the York County Sheriff’s Office was terminated for engaging in conduct unbecoming of an officer.  Mr. Gage began employment with the York...

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Sheriff's Office Press Releases
Posted on: July 9, 2018

The York County Sheriff’s Office Invites Community to 2018 National Night Out Events

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YORK COUNTY, SC – Sheriff Kevin Tolson would like to invite citizens to the York County Sheriff’s Office 2018 National Night Out events on August 7, 2018.  This will be the second year the YCSO will participate in National Nig...

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Sheriff's Office Press Releases
Posted on: July 6, 2018

Sheriff Kevin Tolson announces four promotions

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Sheriff Kevin Tolson is proud to announce four promotions at the York County Sheriff Office.

Congratulations to the following YCSO Family Members on their promotions:

- Mark Gibby has been promoted from the rank of Corporal to Patrol Sergeant.  Sgt...

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Sheriff's Office Press Releases
Posted on: June 29, 2018

YCSO Explorer Post Cadet Graduates from NCALEEA, Award Given in Honor of Det. Mike Doty

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YORK COUNTY, SC/SALEMBURG, NC - Congratulations to York County Sheriff's Office Explorer Post 1786 Cadet James T. Sibley for graduating the 41st North Carolina Academy of Law Enforcement Explorers Association.  The week long academy was held at t...

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Sheriff's Office Press Releases
Posted on: June 28, 2018

Detention Chief & Lieutenant become Certified Correctional Trainers

Chief Hicks and Lt Howley Holding their Certified Corrections Trainers certificates.

YORK COUNTY, SC - Sheriff Kevin Tolson would like to congratulate Chief John Hicks and Lieutenant Ben Howley for becoming Certified Correctional Trainers. Chief Hicks and Lt. Howley are two of only six (6) individuals in the state of South Carolina that h...

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Sheriff's Office Press Releases
Posted on: June 28, 2018

New YCSO Career Advancement Program, Rank Structure

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YORK COUNTY, SC – York County citizens will soon see York County Sheriff’s Deputies wearing new rank insignia. The change is a part of the new Career Advancement Program or CAP, replacing the former Master Deputy Program.  The Career Advancement ...

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Sheriff's Office Press Releases
Posted on: June 27, 2018

Statement from Sheriff Kevin R. Tolson regarding the January 16th shooting

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YORK COUNTY, SC – The York County Sheriff’s Office has received public inquiries regarding the details surrounding the January 16th shooting of four York County law enforcement officers.  During the sentencing of Christian Thomas McCall, Solicito...

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Sheriff's Office Press Releases