Lieutenant Troy Ellerbe
Troy Ellerbe began his law enforcement career on October 24, 1998, as a correction officer for the South Carolina Department of Corrections at Evans in Bennettsville. In 1994, he began working for Morrison Youth Institute in Hoffman, North Carolina. Troy began working as a correction officer for the Chesterfield County Detention Center in 1998.
In 2000, Troy was hired at Chesterfield Police Department and successfully completed the South Carolina Criminal Justice Academy. Troy maintained his position as a police officer for the town of Chesterfield until March of 2003. Troy was hired by Sheriff Sam Parker in 2003 as a deputy. He has risen through the ranks as a sergeant, and staff sergeant. Troy has been with the Chesterfield County Sheriff's Office for 17 years and is the Lieutenant over the patrol division.