Leroy Ravenell

Leroy RavenellAppointment

Sheriff Leroy Ravenell beat out a field of 4 primary challengers for the Democratic nomination and a Republican candidate to win the January 25, 2011, special election to become the 52nd Sheriff of Orangeburg County. Ravenell took the oath of office on February 4 at noon and closed a nightclub known for violence that same evening.