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Location: 1281 North Main Street, Sumter, SC 29153
     Mailing: P.O. Box 430, Sumter, SC 29151

Media Releases

Media and the community can stay informed about recent incidents, arrests, wanted individuals, missing persons and runaways with this list of our most recent news releases. 

Anyone with information pertaining to an incident or a person listed here is asked to call the sheriff’s office at (803) 436-2000 or Crime Stoppers at 1-888-CRIME-SC. Tips can also be submitted electronically by going to p3tips.com.


Recent:
02-06-21 News Release - Man arrested for shooting at neighbors, killing dog --- Photo

02-03-21 News Release - Amanda Herz --- Photo

02-02-21 News Release - New K-9 Named After Fallen Deputy --- Photo --- Photo --- Photo

02-01-21 News Release - Officer Involved Shooting, More Info. --- Photo

01-30-21 News Release - Officer Involved Shooting

01-22-21 News Release - Tricia Yazici --- Photo

01-22-21 News Release - Samuel Prescott --- Photo

01-21-21 News Release - 1976 John and Jane Doe Identified 44 Years Later --- Pamela Buckley --- James Freund

01-19-21 News Release - Rescued Dog Makes a Quick Recovery --- Photo 1 --- Photo 2 --- Photo 3 --- Photo 4 --- Boyle

01-13-21 News Release - Ikeia Douglas --- Photo

01-13-21 News Release - Dupree Hughes --- Photo

01-13-21 News Release - Pinkney Gamble Jr. --- Photo

12-30-20 News Release - Search continues for missing 18-year-old, public's help needed --- Photo 1 --- Photo 2

12-29-20 Missing - Jackson Garcia --- JPEG Poster

12-17-20 News Release - Two women charged, third critically injured after altercation --- Ham --- Strickland

12-14-20 News Release - Aldric Franklin --- Photo

12-14-20 News Release - Dontavian Bennett --- Photo

12-14-20 News Release - Capell and Windham --- Capell --- Windham

12-10-20 - News Release - Henry Milliner --- Photo

12-10-20 - News Release - Rashad Stover --- Photo

12-10-20 - News Release - Angela Whitehead --- Photo

12-10-20 - News Release - Shonecquia Washington --- Photo

12-10-20 - News Release - Thomas Hamor --- Photo

12-04-20 - News Release - Tylik Anderson --- Photo 

12-03-20 - News Release - Wright Street Drug Bust --- Photo 1 --- Photo 2 --- Photo 3

12-03-20 - News Release - Steven Bethea --- Photo

12-02-20 - News Release - Brendan Kennon --- Photo

12-02-20 - News Release - Amari Hall --- Photo

12-02-20 - News Release - Christopher England --- Photo

11-17-20 - News Release - Missing Man's Body Recovered From Waterway

11-12-20 - News Release - Arrests Made Related to July Rembert Shooting Incident --- Photo 1 --- Photo 2

11-02-20 - News Release - Information Sought in Fatal Weekend Shooting

10-29-20 - News Release - Second Arrest Made in 2019 October Rembert Shooting --- Photo

10-19-20 - News Release - Fatal Shooting in Lynchburg

10-16-20 - News Release - Damon Wells --- Photo

10-13-20 - News Release - Dusty Halton --- Photo

10-13-20 - News Release - Taqwan Abrams --- Photo

10-05-20 - News Release - Old Pocalla Road Death Investigation

10-05-20 - News Release - Heyward Welch --- Photo

10-02-20 - News Release - Nicole Lane Fatal Shooting

10-02-20 - News Release - Justin Nelson --- Photo

10-02-20 - News Release - Robert Perry --- Photo

09-23-20 - News Release - Dog Attack

09-22-20 - News Release - Joyce Brown --- Photo

09-21-20 - News Release - Keodra Jackson --- Photo

09-10-20 - News Release - John Tricoche --- Photo