Public Information & Press Releases

The York County Sheriff's Office is governed by a Media Policy and Procedure and welcomes input from the public and media.

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 March - May 2020 Promotions

    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. Read on...
  2. 12 Citations Issued by Animal Control in Abuse Investigation

    On May 21, 2020, York County Deputies along with York County Animal Control officers responded to a home near the 6100 block of Turkey Farm Road, Rock Hill, SC, after receiving information about possible animal abuse. Read on...
  1. 9-1-1 is faster to report crime than sending email

    To enable our Deputies better serve the citizens of York County better and to respond to emergencies or crimes quickly, please do not send an email the York County Sheriff’s Office directly. Read on...
  2. New Deputies to make $40,000 starting salary

    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. Read on...
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