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. York County Detectives make arrest in Old Friendship Road Homicide Investigation

    On June 8, 2018, York County Detectives, along with assistance from the CMPD Street Crimes Unit, located Charles Thomas Ridings, 22, of Denton, North Carolina. Ridings faces charges of Armed Robbery, Grand Larceny, & the Murder of Scottie Starnes. Read on...
  1. YCSO Sergeant completes FBI-LEEDA Leadership Trilogy

    On March 2, 2018, York County Sheriff’s Office, Sergeant Mike Dean completed the FBI-LEEDA (Law Enforcement Executive Development Association) Trilogy Program. Read on...
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