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New Task Force Focuses On Southern Greenville County

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Deputies Say The South End Task Force Was A Big Success Deputies Say The South End Task Force Was A Big Success
GREENVILLE COUNTY, S.C. -

Deputies noticed a rise in crime over the past year in southern Greenville County. To combat this, the Sheriff's Office participated in a "South End Task Force" which they said, was a great success.

The "South End Task Force" ran from July 10th to July 19th and involved several different kinds of proactive patrolling, locating suspects and witnesses and obtaining leads on active cases.

Deputies working with the task force arrested 112 suspects, issued 189 citations, seized 719 grams of illegal drugs and cleared 81 active cases. Deputies also managed to clear one of three active homicide investigations, and generate solid leads on the other two. Investigators say they were also able to close an attempted murder case.

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