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Sheriff James R. Metts
Ed.D,CHS-III,CJM,L.L.D.








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Sheriff Promotes Five Officers


MCO Shirley FTO Hodges LECO Jackson
LECO Kirkham LECO Laird


Lexington County Sheriff James R. Metts promoted one correctional officer at the Lexington County Detention Center to help oversee a shift of correctional officers who supervise inmates, one correctional officer to serve as a field training officer for a shift of correctional officers and three correctional officers to serve as law enforcement correctional officers.

Metts promoted Christopher Shirley, 27, of Columbia, to the rank of master correctional officer. Shirley will help oversee a shift of correctional officers who supervise inmates at the Detention Center. On April 21, 2008, Metts appointed Shirley to serve as a correctional officer.

Metts promoted Orlando Hodges, 28, of Columbia, to the rank of field training officer. Hodges will serve as the field training officer for a shift of correctional officers who supervise inmates at the Detention Center. On June 28, 2010, Metts appointed Hodges to serve as a correctional officer.

Metts promoted Russell Jackson, 43, of Lexington to the rank of law enforcement correctional officer. On March 11, 2002, Metts appointed Jackson to serve as a correctional officer.

Metts promoted Perry Kirkham, 40, of Pelion, to the rank of law enforcement correctional officer. On January 23, 2012, Metts appointed Kirkham to serve as a correctional officer.

Metts promoted Krystalane Laird, 25, of West Columbia, to the rank of law enforcement correctional officer. On July 11, 2011, Metts appointed Laird to serve as a correctional officer.



 


04/18/2014 - Sheriff Promotes Deputy  
04/18/2014 - Deputies Arrest Two Men for Performing Illicit Sexual Acts at Boat Landing  
04/15/2014 - Personal Safety Class  
04/17/2014 - Sheriff Promotes Three Reserve Deputies  
04/14/2014 - Detectives Determine Robbery Led to Shooting Incident  
04/10/2014 - PS-LE Career Expo  
04/10/2014 - Officers Seize Methamphetamine Laboratory  
04/10/2014 - Student Charged with Communicating Bomb Threat at High School  
04/10/2014 - More than 6,000 Pounds of Food Donated to Children's Shelter  
04/09/2014 - Two Teen-Agers Arrested in Carjacking  
04/09/2014 - Two Men Arrested in Shooting Incident  
04/07/2014 - Arrest Warrant Obtained for Man in Home Break-In  
04/06/2014 - Officers Seize Two Methamphetamine Laboratories  
04/06/2014 - Two Teen-Agers Charged in Burglary at Business  
04/03/2014 - Man Arrested in Fatal Shooting  
04/02/2014 - Personal Safety Class  
04/02/2014 - Detectives Obtain Arrest Warrants for Man in Home Break-Ins  
04/02/2014 - Deputies Arrest Man for Stealing Camper Trailer  
04/02/2014 - Sheriff Promotes Deputy  
04/01/2014 - Community Day  
04/01/2014 - Deputies Arrest Two Men for Robbing Convenience Store  
04/01/2014 - Officers Seize Methamphetamine Laboratory  
03/25/2014 - Walk a Mile in Her Shoes  
03/23/2014 - Two Men Arrested for Breaking Into Storage Building  
03/20/2014 - Two Teen-Age Girls Charged With Communicating Bomb Threats at Gilbert High School  


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