Public Information & Press Releases

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  1. VIDEO: 2018 SC Governor's Opioid Summit

    On Thursday, Sept. 6th South Carolina Governor Henry McMaster & SLED Chief Mark Keel recognized the York County Sheriff's Office for the lives that have been saved by officers administrating NARCAN to individuals experiencing an opioid overdose. Read on...
  2. YCSO August 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 August. Read on...
  1. Human remains found in Catawba, SC

    On August 29, 2018 surveyors in the area of Will Jones Circle and South Anderson Road in Catawba, SC, located human remains in a creek and wooded area. Read on...
  2. Detectives arrest, charge woman with the murder of husband

    On August 31, 2018, York County Detectives arrested and charged Lana Sue Clayton with Murder and Unlawful Malicious Tampering of Food of her husband Stephen Delvalle Clayton between the dates of July 19 to 21, 2018. Read on...
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