New Employee Sworn In

On Wednesday, June 12, 2024, Sheriff Hunter held a swearing in ceremony for a new employee. The ceremony was attended by family, friends, and agency personnel. Haily Leon was sworn in as a Fiscal Specialist. Please join us in welcoming Haily to our CCSO team!

Search Warrant Dismantles Large Drug Operation

Two people were arrested following a search warrant this past Friday, May 31st. Detectives with the Multi-Jurisdiction Task Force conducted a search warrant at 964 SW Koonville Avenue shortly before 10:00am. The search warrant was executed following an extensive investigation. During the search warrant, a variety of drugs and weapons were recovered. Two people who…

Joint Training Operation Leads to Large Drug Seizure

Several of our deputies participated in criminal interdiction training this week which resulted in several arrests and a large drug seizure. From Tuesday, May 28th, through Thursday, May 30th, members of the Lowndes County Sheriff’s Office (Georgia) interdiction team came to Columbia County to provide updated training to our deputies in criminal interdiction. Lowndes County…

Deputies Disrupt Burglary In Progress

(Pictured from Left: Thompson, Horndasch, and Agosto-Pizaro) Deputies arrested three people after disrupting a burglary in progress last Friday. On May 2, 2024, deputies were dispatched to the mini warehouses in Ellisville after the owner of the business reported that surveillance cameras were being tampered with. Upon arrival, deputies located Danielle Horndasch (35) inside a…