Lexington County’s top detention officer completes federal training program

LEXINGTON, S.C. – The man who oversees the daily operations of the Lexington County Detention Center for Sheriff Jay Koon has successfully completed requirements for a national corrections training program. Maj. Kevin Jones successfully completed the National Institute of Corrections’ Executive Excellence training program. “Kevin is a valuable leader in the detention center and a […]

Lt. William C. “Billy” Aiken

A member of the Lexington County Sheriff’s Department’s command staff passed away unexpectedly Thursday morning. Lt. William C. “Billy” Aiken, 57, died at a hospital after a medical event at his Irmo home. Aiken joined the Sheriff’s Department in November 2001. He most recently served as the lieutenant over special operations. Aiken, a graduate of the […]