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 […]

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 […]

Lexington County lieutenant completes prominent jail leadership program

LEXINGTON, S.C. – Jeremy Vetter, a lieutenant with the Lexington County Detention Center, recently graduated from the National Jail Leadership Command Academy. Vetter has served with the Lexington County Sheriff’s Department since 2004, with the last eight years in his current position. Vetter oversees many administrative responsibilities for the detention center, in addition to being the […]