Our changes to fight COVID-19

Deputies will practice social distancing on some calls to fight COVID-19 As the response to COVID-19 evolves, we’re committed to protecting the community against the illness. We’re following public health recommendations to limit close contact with others, whenever possible, as a way to slow the spread of the illness. Here’s how this guidance will affect […]

Columbia man charged in business fire

LEXINGTON, S.C. – Lexington County deputies have arrested a Columbia man as part of an investigation into a fire last month at a Charleston Highway business. Christopher Dwayne Tillman, 26, is charged with arson, burglary and ill treatment of animals, according to arrest warrants. “After reviewing security cam video from the early morning hours of […]

Lexington County Sheriff’s Foundation recognizes LCSD employees, volunteers

LEXINGTON, S.C. – The Lexington County Sheriff’s Foundation has honored 12 members of the Lexington County Sheriff’s Department. “We’re grateful for the support and resources the foundation provides to assist us in fulfilling our mission of serving and protecting the people of Lexington County,” Sheriff Jay Koon said. “Through its annual awards banquet, the foundation highlights its commitment to preserve the […]