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Posted on: July 1, 2020

YCSO Deputy Injured in the Line of Duty

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YORK COUNTY, SC (YCSO NEWS) On June 30, 2020 at approximately 10:20 AM, Deputies responded to 2200 block of Sutton Springs Road in York for a warrant service on Johnny Michael Benfield, 30.  During the warrant service, Benfield ran from deputies....

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Sheriff's Office Press Releases
Posted on: June 30, 2020

York County Websites Receive Redesigns

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YORK COUNTY, SC (YCSO NEWS) - York County websites are providing the same great information, but with a new look! This afternoon York County will launch website redesigns for the following County websites:

  • York County Government: www.yorkcountygov.com
  • Penni...
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Sheriff's Office Press Releases
Posted on: June 22, 2020

Six Hells Angels Arrested After Attacking a Person Over a T-shirt, Territory

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Six Hells Angels arrested after attacking a person over a t-shirt, territory

YORK COUNTY, SC (YCSO NEWS) – York County Detectives have arrested and charged six Hell’s Angels Motorcycle Gang members for Strong Arm Robbery and Criminal Co...

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

York County Detention Center Adds Body Scanner to Detect Contraband

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YORK COUNTY, SC (YCSO NEWS) – In keeping with the priority of maintaining a safe and secure detention facility, the York County Sheriff’s Office has purchased a body scanner. On May 26, 2020, South Carolina Department of Health and Env...

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Sheriff's Office Press Releases
Posted on: May 29, 2020

YCSO March - May 2020 Promotions

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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 March through May 2020.

  • Ryan King has been selected as a...
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Sheriff's Office Press Releases
Posted on: February 4, 2020

New Deputies to make $40,000 starting salary

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YORK COUNTY, SC (YCSO NEWS) – Effective immediately the starting salary for a new Deputy at the York County Sheriff’s Office is $40,000 per year. This is an increase from $37,165.

Once hired, new recruits will receive paid training at t...

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