Cross Safely

Rail Safety Week begins next week. The goal of this campaign is to raise awareness and promote education surrounding railroad rights-of-ways and grade crossings. The Lexington County Sheriff’s Department’s Traffic Division is once again participating in Operation Clear Track, coordinated by Amtrak and Operation Lifesaver, on September 21. Deputies will be located at designated railroad […]

Knowledge saves lives, especially the youngest

They’re our most precious cargo—are we securing them safely? Child Passenger Safety Week is later this month. It’s a time for law enforcement agencies across the nation and U.S. Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration to share important information regarding the appropriate car seat for our children. Ensuring the youngest members of our […]

You’ll get pulled over

Stop drinking and driving—and riding. One of the deadliest and most often committed crimes is impaired driving. We’re cracking down on this in an effort to reduce the amount of dangerous drivers on our roads. Impaired driving and riding motorcycles is dangerous and it kills. This Labor Day weekend, many law enforcement agencies across the […]