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Posted on: October 20, 2020

York County Sheriff’s Office receives nearly $500,000 in grant funding

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YORK COUNTY, SC - The York County Sheriff’s Office is proud to accept two grants totaling nearly a half million dollars to combat drunk drivers, and to improve the efficiency of the YCSO DNA lab.

The YCSO was awarded $224,496 from the Office of H...

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Sheriff's Office Press Releases
Posted on: October 7, 2020

Detectives Charge Parents with Homicide by Child Abuse, Neglect

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YORK COUNTY, SC – After a three and a half month investigation, York County Detectives have charged a man and woman with homicide by child abuse and unlawful neglect of a child.  

On October 5, 2020 Aaron Michael Doster, 22, and Hannah G...

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Sheriff's Office Press Releases
Posted on: September 17, 2020

YCSO Awards & Commendations for June - August 2020

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Medal of Valor Corporal Mike Melton 

Corporal Mike Melton has been awarded the Medal of Valor for his heroic actions in the aftermath of a shooting in early April 2020.  On the morning of April 8th, Corporal Melton responded to a residenc...

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Sheriff's Office Press Releases
Posted on: September 15, 2020

YCSO Promotions List June - August

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YORK COUNTY, SC (YCSO NEWS) - Please join Sheriff Kevin Tolson and the members of York County Sheriff’s Office in congratulating these officers on their recent promotions from the months of June to August.

  • David Vaughn has been promoted to Sergea...
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Sheriff's Office Press Releases
Posted on: August 14, 2020

YCSO: Behind the Badge Podcast

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Have you ever wondered what it’s like to work in Law Enforcement at the York County Sheriff’s Office? 

The podcast has stories from Deputies on Patrol, hear what it’s like to work in corrections, from time to time dig into Cold Case investigations...

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Sheriff's Office Press Releases