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Lexington sheriff completes FBI training

Lexington County Sheriff Jay Koon graduated from the 40th session of the FBI’s National Executive Institute last week. More than 40 senior law enforcement leaders from across the United States and around the world attended [...]

By |October 9th, 2017|Sheriff's News|0 Comments

Jailbreak 5K Run & Walk May 27

The Lexington County Sheriff’s Department and the Lexington County Sheriff’s Foundation are co-hosting the 11th Jailbreak 5K Run & Walk May 27. “Over the past 10 years, more than 5,000 participants of all ages and [...]

By |May 18th, 2017|Events, Sheriff's News|0 Comments

Lexington sheriff accepting reserve deputy applications

The Lexington County Sheriff’s Department will begin its next reserve deputy training cycle October 18. “Reserve deputies are a major component of our commitment to serve the people of Lexington County,” Sheriff Jay Koon said. [...]

By |May 4th, 2017|Sheriff's News|0 Comments

Lexington County deputies to patrol with life-saving medical devices

The Lexington County Sheriff’s Department has six new automated external defibrillators for use when deputies come in contact with citizens suffering heart-related problems. “We’re currently certifying our deputies on how to use the AED’s,” Lexington [...]

By |March 21st, 2017|Sheriff's News|0 Comments

Lexington deputy graduates from FBI National Academy

Gregg Shockley, chief deputy of the Lexington County Sheriff’s Department, has graduated from the FBI’s National Academy in Quantico, Virginia. “I am very proud of Gregg,” Lexington County Sheriff Jay Koon said. “His completion of [...]

By |March 21st, 2017|Sheriff's News|0 Comments

Lexington Sheriff’s announces promotions and transfers

Lexington County Sheriff Jay Koon recently promoted eleven deputies and transferred three deputies. Adam Bryant, 36, has been promoted to school resource officer at Nursery Road Elementary School. Bryant, a resident of Cayce, previously served [...]

By |March 15th, 2017|Sheriff's News|0 Comments

Gilbert to host Battle of the Badges

Lexington County Public Safety and Lexington County Sheriff’s Department to Play in Eighth Annual “Battle of the Badges” Charity Game Members of the Lexington County Sheriff’s Department and the County of Lexington Department of Public [...]

By |February 13th, 2017|Sheriff's News|0 Comments

Lexington Sheriff plans to buy body cameras

Lexington County Sheriff Jay Koon has received approval from the Lexington County Council to use state dollars to start a body camera pilot program. “I’m thankful to council for supporting our plan. Body cameras are [...]

By |January 25th, 2017|Sheriff's News|0 Comments

Sheriff Koon promotes new region commander

Lexington County Sheriff Jay Koon has appointed Capt. Jenn Burns to serve as commander of the Sheriff Department’s west patrol region, which is based near Gilbert. “Capt. Burns has shown a commitment to professionalism in [...]

By |January 17th, 2017|Sheriff's News|0 Comments

SLED recognizes Lexington County K9 unit

The State Law Enforcement Division has presented its Distinguished Associate Award to the Lexington County Sheriff’s Department’s K9 team. The award notes LCSD’s significant contribution to the SLED Tracking Unit in the form of customized [...]

By |June 1st, 2016|Sheriff's News|0 Comments