Public Information & Press Releases

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  1. VIDEO: Cuddles for Kids, Karson's Kompasion Project Delivery

    On October 15th 2018, Debbie Harrison with Karson's Compasion Project delivered more than 550 stuffed plush animals for YCSO Deputies to put in their patrol cars and hand to children they encounter during difficult calls. Read on...
  2. YCSO September 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 month of September. Read on...
  1. Additional Arrests Made in Fort Mill Shooting Incident

    On September 21, 2018, the York County Sheriff’s Office with assistance from the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department arrested and charged eight more individuals in connection to the September 19, 2018, shooting incident on Drewsky Lane in Fort Mill. Read on...
  2. York County Opioid Summit

    Opioid /Heroin use has become a national health crisis. Every 20 minutes someone dies from an opioid/heroin overdose. It has become an equal opportunity killer right here in York County. Read on...
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