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. Deputies respond to a dog attack near Hickory Grove

    On January 18, 2020 York County Deputies responded to a home near the 2200 block of Sawmill Rd., Hickory Grove, SC after receiving a 911 call about a dog attack. Read on...
  2. York County Sheriff’s Office is taking applications for the 2020 Citizens Police Academy

    The York County Sheriff's Office is currently taking applications for the Citizen's Police Academy. The classes will begin March 2nd, 2020 and will end with a formal graduation on May 16th, 2020. Read on...
  1. YCSO Promotions List (November - December 2019)

    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 November to December. Read on...
  2. Retired York County K9 Sergeant receives Award for Excellence

    Retired York County Sheriff’s Office Sergeant Randy Clinton was recognized by more than 150 Law Enforcement officers across South Carolina at the 2019 Strom Thurmond Excellence in Law Enforcement luncheon. Read on...
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