Public Information & Press Releases

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The York County Sheriff's Office recognizes that the public depends on the media to gather and disseminate information. The York County Sheriff's Office views the media as an avenue in which to both communicate with and educate the public.
  1. YCSO October Awards & Commendations

    York County Sheriff Kevin Tolson announces the following awards and commendations for the month of October 2018. Read on...
  2. SCSA warns of 2nd Phone Scam

    For the second time in a week, the South Carolina Sheriffs’ Association is asking everyone to exercise extreme caution when receiving phone calls requesting donations or information on behalf of the South Carolina Sheriffs’ Association. Read on...
  3. YCSO No-Shave November Exceeds Fundraising Goal

    Growing a little facial hair for a good cause can go a long way. Sheriff Kevin Tolson is excited to announce the York County Sheriff's Office raised $2,260, exceeding the goal of $2,200 durning No-Shave November. Read on...
  4. SC Sheriffs’ Association Warns of Potential Phone Scam

    The South Carolina Sheriffs’ Association is asking everyone to exercise caution when receiving phone calls requesting donations on behalf of the South Carolina Sheriffs’ Association. Read on...
  1. YCSO October & November Promotions

    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 months of October & November. Read on...
  2. YCSO Detectives Arrest Two in 9-Year-Old Arson Cold Case

    On November 27, 2018 York County Sheriff’s Detectives, Anti-Crime Team, & assistance from SLED Agents; arrested and charged a man and woman for the June 24, 2009 Pak’s Martial Arts Center fire investigation. Read on...
  3. SCAM ALERT: Two Types of Scams Reported to the YCSO

    Recently Deputies have taken reports of scams of a person impersonating a Sergeant at the York County Sheriff’s Office and an online dating scam. Read on...
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