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Lancaster County

Sheriff Barry S. Faile


Sheriff's Office


Crime Mapping

The crime mapping application can be accessed by clicking the following link: Crime Mapping

You can access the sex offenders Registry by clicking the following: National Sex Offender Public Registry.

Sex Offenders:

The Lancaster County Sheriff’s Office is responsible for the registration of sex offenders in Lancaster County and the cities of Lancaster, Heath Springs and Kershaw. The information available here does not include sex offenders registered in other counties. A comprehensive list of all state registered sex offenders is available at the SLED Website or national registered sex offenders at the National Sex Offender Public Registry.

Victim Services

If you feel you are a victim of a crime, please call the Sheriff’s Office at 803-283-3388.

The Lancaster County Victims Services’ mission is to help victims prevail over the trauma of their victimization by assisting and advocating for safety, healing, justice and restitution. In order to provide citizens with the highest quality services possible, two full time Victim’s Advocates are on staff. The Lancaster County Victims Services Unit is dedicated to providing direct, personal service to victims and their families throughout Lancaster County as well as assisting those outside our county. It’s goal is to assure victims that they will not be left behind during the criminal justice process and during all phases of the criminal justice system.

Victim’s assistance is available for such crimes as: Homicide, Criminal Domestic Violence, Robberies, Burglaries, Assaults, Stalking, Arson, Rapes, Shootings, Theft and Fraud, Vandalism and Juvenile Sexual and Physical Assaults.

If you have any questions concerning our Victims Assistance Program, please call Donna Phillips (Victims Advocate) at 803-313-2118.

Sex Offender Registry

The Sheriff's Office is responsible for maintaining the sex offender registry for any offenders that reside in Lancaster County.  We use computer software provided by the State Law Enforcement Division to manage and monitor the whereabouts, conduct and compliance status of the registered offenders in Lancaster County.

Please click here, Sex Offender Registry to proceed to the website.

Anonymous Tips

The Sheriff's Office is maintains several methods for citizens to leave anonymous crime tips.  Citizens can call the Lancaster County Sheriff’s Office at 803-283-3388, select Option#4 or submit a tip in one of the following ways: By using this link: or downloading the P3Tips mobile app available on for both Apple and Android devices.  

Crime Mapping
Victim Services
Sex Offender Reg.
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