Monthly Archives: February 2017

Search continues for man charged in Gaston incident

A Gaston man is facing two charges from a domestic dispute that prompted a SWAT response at his house Monday afternoon. Terry Lawrence Jordan Jr. is charged with domestic violence of a high and aggravated nature and kidnapping, according to arrest warrants. “Based on our investigation, Jordan severely beat a female victim as she was…
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LCSD accepting ‘Citizens Academy’ applications

Applications for our 41st Citizens Academy, which starts March 28, will be accepted until March 10. The Citizens Academy gives participants a behind-the-scenes look at law enforcement operations from blood spatter analysis to booking inmates. “Our Citizens Academy offers transparency and helps citizens have a full and complete understanding about how we serve and protect…
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LCSD announces latest promotions and transfers

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 as a deputy in the department’s north region, which is based near Irmo. He was appointed to serve as a deputy sheriff…
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Let’s work together against cyberbullying

National statistics on cyberbullying show many teens are subjected to it, while only a small percentage ever tell anyone about it. Youth who are being cyberbullied might feel helpless and feel they have nowhere to turn. Preventing cyberbullying needs to be a community-wide effort. Educators, school administrators, victim service providers, law enforcement, community partners, parents…
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