asexton-2Andy Sexton is a ten year veteran of the Greenville County Sheriff’s office in South Carolina where he holds the rank of Uniform Patrol Sergeant. During his ten years with the Greenville County Sheriff’s Office, Andy has gained vast experience in criminal investigation including armed robbery and homicide. Andy has been a member of the SWAT team for the past five years and is currently serving as an assistant SWAT team leader. He has been involved in numerous high risk incidents including hostage rescues as well as the protection of high level dignitaries. Andy serves on the training committee for Greenville County Sheriff’s Office. This committee develops and implements training for Greenville County Deputies. Andy was also chosen to assist in the creation and implementation of the Greenville County Sheriff’s active shooter response curriculum.

In 2012, Andy was awarded the Medal of Valor. The Medal of Valor award recognizes a deputy who willingly risks his or her life in the furtherance of a law enforcement mission or to save the life of another.

Andy is a 2006 Honor Graduate of the Citadel where he earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Criminal Justice and a 2006 graduate for the South Carolina Criminal Justice academy where he was an Honor Graduate and received an award for outstanding physical fitness.