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York, South Carolina Jail and Mugshot Information

York is a city in York County, South Carolina. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 7.9 square miles (20.6 sq. km). The City of York had a population of approximately 7,736 in the year 2010.

The mayor of York, South Carolina is J. Edward Lee. J. Edward Lee can be contacted at (803) 628-6615 and by email at

J. Edward Lee, Mayor
York City Mayor’s Office
City of York
10 N. Roosevelt St.
York, SC 29745
Phone: (803) 628-6615
Hours: 8:30 am to 5:00 pm, Monday – Friday

York City Mayor

In 2016, the crime-index in York, South Carolina was 522.2, lower than it had been since at least the year 2002, but higher than the national average of 280.5. According to research of South Carolina and other state lists, there were 39 registered sex offenders living in York, South Carolina as of May 07, 2019. The ratio of number of residents in York to the number of sex offenders is 216 to 1.

There were an estimated 458 total crimes per 100,000 people in York, South Carolina. This rate is lower than the average in the state of South Carolina which has 3,702 total crimes per 100,000 residents. The crime rate in York is also lower than the national average of 2,745 crimes for every 100,000 individuals.

Further breaking down the types of crimes in York, there were an estimated 71 violent crimes for every 100,000 residents (which include murder, robbery, rape, and assault). The average for violent crimes in the state of South Carolina is 506 per 100,000 citizens and the average nationally is 383 for every 100,000 residents.

In terms of property crimes, (burglary, theft, and vehicle theft), there were an estimated 387 property crimes per 100,000 residents, a rate which is lower than both the South Carolina average of 3,196 property crimes for every 100,000 individuals and lower than the U.S. average of 2,362 property crimes per 100,000 citizens.

Facts about crime in York, South Carolina:

  • The overall crime rate in York is 106% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 15.48 daily crimes that occur in York.
  • York is safer than 4% of the cities in the United States.
  • In York you have a 1 in 18 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in York has increased by 24%.

York, South Carolina Police Station Information

York Police Department

The York Police Department has 24 full-time police officers serving a population of approximately 10,000 people.

Andy Robinson, Chief of Police
York Police Department
12 N Roosevelt St,
York, SC 29745
Phone: (803) 684-4141
Fax: (803) 684-1712

York Police Dept
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York County Sheriff’s Office

The York County Sheriff’s Office is also responsible for the public safety of the City of York, South Carolina.

Kevin R. Tolson, Sheriff
York County Sheriff’s Office
Moss Justice Center
1675-2A York Highway
York, SC 29745
Phone: (803) 628-3059 and (803) 628-3057 (Sheriff)
Non-Emergency after Hours: (803) 628-3056
Fax: (803) 628-3075
Emergency: 911
Hours: 8:00 am to 5:00 pm, Monday – Friday

York County Sheriff
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York County Jail Information

The physical location of the jail is:

York County Jail
778 Justice Boulevard
York, SC 29745
Phone: (803) 628-3052
Fax: (803) 628-3266 (Administrative) and (803) 628-3155 (Booking)

Visitations Hours at York County Jail:

6:15 pm to 8:15 pm, Monday (Male state inmates, male Family Court inmates, and male county inmates serving more than 90 days)
6:15 pm to 8:15 pm, Tuesday (Male county inmates serving less than 90 days)
6:15 pm to 8:15 pm, Wednesday (Male work release inmates)
6:15 pm to 8:15 pm, Thursday (All female inmates)

York Jail Visitations
York County Jail

Police Records Request in York, South Carolina

Police records can be obtained from the Records Section/Department of the York Police Department during normal business hours. Requests for police records can be made by completing and submitting the City’s Police Records Request Form. Requests may be made completing the fillable/printable form which can be mailed, faxed or delivered in–person.

The location and reports request contact information is as follows:

York Police Department
Attn: Records Clerk
12 N Roosevelt St,
York, SC 29745
Phone: (803) 684-4141
Fax: (803) 684-1712
Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. and 5:00 p.m.

York Police Records

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