top of page
Top of page.PNG

Former Lexington County probationary cadet arrested by Columbia Police for DUI

Lexington, SC 01/27/2023 - Columbia Police officers arrested a former Lexington County probationary cadet Wednesday in connection with an off-duty traffic collision that happened Jan. 15.


Robert Garofalo, 43, is charged with felony DUI, according to arrest warrants.

Lexington County Sheriff Jay Koon terminated Garofalo Jan. 25.


“There is a trust that comes with working in the law enforcement profession,” Koon said. “Garofalo broke that trust and we cannot tolerate that.”


Garofalo, a resident of Lexington, was booked into the Alvin S. Glenn Detention Center.


Call the Editor
(803) 587-3144

Counter reset on January 30, 2018 with total hits of 966,512 to date

Call Paul Kirby

(803) 587-3144

bottom of page