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The Lexington County Sheriff’s Department is a full-service law enforcement agency that is dedicated to serving the more than 270,400 citizens in Lexington County, South Carolina.

The Sheriff’s Department is an internationally accredited law enforcement agency that is headquartered in the Town of Lexington, which is located in the metropolitan Columbia or “Midlands” region of South Carolina.

Lexington County is experiencing tremendous growth in its population due in large part to the high quality of life in the county. Lexington County is thriving because of its varied economy, excellent schools and abundant recreational opportunities. The men and women of the Sheriff’s Department work hard every day to try to ensure that the quality of the life in the county remains high.

In addition to providing law enforcement services in unincorporated areas, the Sheriff’s Department also is responsible for the operation and security of the 720-bed Lexington County Detention Center, which serves as the primary holding facility for all individuals who are arrested and jailed in Lexington County.

Thanks for visiting! We hope that you find our website to be helpful and informative.
News Releases
04/09/2015 - Deputy Promoted
04/06/2015 - Detectives Arrest Man on Charge of Criminal Domestic Violence
04/01/2015 - Sheriff Swears in Seven Citizens as Reserve Deputies
03/31/2015 - Detectives Investigating Threat to Do Harm at High School
03/31/2015 - Homicide Investigation
03/30/2015 - Shooting Investigation
03/27/2015 - Deputy Receives Top Academic Honor
03/25/2015 - Burglary Investigation
03/23/2015 - Battle of the Badges
03/22/2015 - Investigators Arrest Two Men in Fatal Shooting
03/19/2015 - Scam Alert
03/18/2015 - Investigators Seek Help from Citizens in Locating Motor Vehicle
03/16/2015 - Online Scams and Internet Fraud Class for Citizens
03/16/2015 - Sheriff Promotes Five Deputies
03/15/2015 - Detectives Seek Help from Citizens in Identifying Man and Woman Who Left Badly Injured Dog Unattended at Animal Shelter


An Internationally Accredited Law Enforcement Agency 521 Gibson Road Lexington, SC 29072 (803) 785-8230