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2015 Citizens Academy Application

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
07/24/2015 - Deputies arrest wanted man in Camden
07/27/2015 - Sheriff's Department now accepting applications for Citizens Academy
07/20/2015 - Lexington County detectives arrest man and woman on charges related to burglaries
07/17/2015 - Detectives seek help from citizens in burglary
07/13/2015 - Lexington County statement on Dylann Roof gun purchase
07/09/2015 - Lexington County investigators seek man who used stolen credit card
07/08/2015 - Lexington County deputy rescues Lake Murray swimmer
06/30/2015 - Deputy arrested, charged with domestic violence
06/29/2015 - Lexington County deputies arrest two Gaston residents on multiple charges related to stabbing
06/26/2015 - Lexington County deputies arrest two on burglary charges
06/19/2015 - Three Persons Charged with Throwing Large Pieces of Concrete Off Bridge Over Highway
06/17/2015 - Woman Arrested for Converting PTO Funds for Her Personal Use
06/10/2015 - Two Men Arrested in Fatal Shooting
06/10/2015 - Blood Drive
06/08/2015 - Recycle for Sight and Sound


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