VIDEO: ‘Making the right connections’ with anti-gang initiative

Drawing, playing games and career days sound like normal summer camp activities. But this year, Lexington County parents signed their children up for Making the Right Connections or MTRC, a program aimed at empowering young people not to join a gang. “The goal of this program is the prevention aspect of working gangs,” Investigator Brian […]

LCSD announces promotions, transfers

Sheriff Jay Koon recently announced these promotions and transfers. Pablo Carvajal has been promoted to investigator. Carvajal, a resident of Lexington, previously served as a deputy in the department’s south region, which is based near Pelion. He was appointed to serve as a deputy sheriff in September 2014. Arcadeus Dubard has been transferred to investigator. […]

Join us Aug. 7 for ‘National Night Out’

As summer break comes to an end, the Sheriff’s Department is preparing for one last opportunity to connect with people across Lexington County before the new school year. National Night Out will be observed Aug. 7 this year. The event is an annual community-building campaign that promotes police-community partnerships and neighborhood camaraderie to make our […]