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    North Charleston bank robbed Thursday morning

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    A North Charleston bank was robbed Thursday morning, police said. More>>

    Bond set for alleged Northwoods Mall shooter; Mayor asks for tougher laws Video included

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    North Charleston’s mayor is calling for changes to try more teens as adults as one of the teen accused in a shooting at the mall faced a bond court judge. More>>

    SLED: 136 SC firearm purchases denied due to Boland Bill Video included

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    Charleston County has submitted 6,800 records to the State Law Enforcement Agency as part of its compliance with a new South Carolina law, according to probate court Judge Irvin Condon. More>>

    Drone carrying contraband crashes at SC prison

    South Carolina officials are looking for a person they say tried to use a drone to sneak cellphones and other contraband into a maximum-security prison. More>>

    NC man arrested for soliciting Dorchester County child online

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    Dorchester County Sheriff’s deputies helped to reach across state lines and catch an alleged predator. More>>

    Police: Teens wanted for Northwoods Mall shooting captured Video included

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    The teen wanted for shooting another person outside Northwoods Mall were taken into custody Tuesday evening, police said. The arrests came just hours after the police report and 911 calls were released.  More>>

    300-pound lifeguard stand missing from Isle of Palms beach Video included

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    What’s eight feet tall and 300 pounds and missing from a county park? More>>

    NCPD investigate Hot Spot robbery

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    North Charleston police were called out to the Hot Spot Sunshine Food Store on Remount Road Wednesday morning. More>>

    400 pairs of pants stolen from West Ashley church

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    According to the police report, church officials say hundreds of dollars in clothing was taken from a church building including almost 400 pairs of pants.
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    Deputies search for parents in child neglect case

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     The reporting officer said the home was infested with fleas and roaches and that there was dog feces on the floor.

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    Scam involved nude photos, broken church windows

    North Carolina authorities say a South Carolina man posed as a Charlotte pastor and a State Bureau of Investigation agent to scam people out of money in a scheme involving nude pictures and supposedly broken church windows. More>>

    Florence police officer kills robbery suspect

    Authorities say a Florence police officer has shot and killed a man who had just robbed a gas station. More>>

    Manhunt called off for suspect in Mount Pleasant

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    Charleston County deputies spent part of the day searching for a suspect near the Mount Pleasant Town Center. The search has since been called off. More>>

    Northwoods Mall to reopen after shooting in parking lot Video included

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    One man was wounded Monday afternoon in a shooting outside Northwoods Mall. The mall was evacuated as a result. More>>

    ‘Chivalrous’ Knight arrested for ‘defending girlfriend’s honor’

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    A North Charleston man was arrested Sunday afternoon in downtown Charleston on charges he assaulted another man. But the accused attacker, identified by police as 44-year-old William Knight, said he did it to defend the honor of his girlfriend.

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    SC mom's arrest sparks child care debate

    The arrest of a single mother who let her 9-year-old play alone in a South Carolina park during her shift at McDonald's has people debating about how working parents can find child care when school is out. More>>

    Family says father's fatal shooting of son was accidental Video included

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    A man shot and killed his own son Saturday night in an area deputies identified as North Charleston. However, police say the area is an unincorporated part of the county. More>>

    Orangeburg club owner arrested in fatal shooting

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    A club owner was arrested and charged with murder in the fatal shooting of a patron on July 19. More>>

    Iva police chief arrested for domestic violence

    The police chief of an Anderson County town has been arrested on criminal domestic violence charges and suspended from duty. More>>

    SC woman charged with murder in boyfriend's death

    Sumter County authorities have charged a 20-year-old woman with murder after the body of her live-in boyfriend was found at their home. More>>

    2 women accused in death of South Carolina man

    The sheriff's office in Williamsburg County says two women are charged in the death of a man whose body was found in his home earlier this month. More>>

    Few details in Berkeley County club shooting

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    At least one person was wounded early Saturday morning in a shooting at a club in Berkeley County. More>>

    2 arrested on drug charges after Bluffton traffic stop

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    Two men were arrested Friday afternoon after officers stopped them for speeding. More>>

    Homeless couple: Man shot their dog in Sumter park

    A homeless couple in Sumter says a man came up to them in a park and shot and killed their dog without any warning, then ran away laughing. More>>

    BCSO arrest 5 for Cane Bay vehicle break-ins

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    Berkeley County Sheriff's deputies arrested five people, including two juveniles, after a string of vehicle break-ins. More>>

    Traffic stop yields over 100 grams coke, 80 grams pot and $3,400 and assault rifle

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    A Moncks Corner man was arrested early Thursday morning after police found a considerable amount of drugs and money in his car. More>>

    NCPD officer arrested by CCSO

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    The Charleston County Sheriff's Office arrested a North Charleston Police officer just after midnight Wednesday. More>>

    SC man charged with bringing gun to DC building

    U.S. Capitol Police say a South Carolina man has been arrested after officers found a gun in his bag when he tried to enter the Cannon Building. More>>

    Man gets 8 years in Orangeburg shooting death

    A man initially charged with murder in an Orangeburg County shooting death has taken a plea deal and will spend eight years in prison. More>>

    SC justices order new sentencing hearing

    A new sentencing hearing has been ordered for a man on South Carolina's death row for killing the mother of his child. More>>

    Husband of missing woman gets reduced bond

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    The husband of a woman missing for over two years was given a reduced bond Wednesday. More>>

    Home invasion leads to chase and shootout

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    A chaotic morning in Dorchester County began with a home invasion and ended with a search for suspects in Ridgeville. More>>

    Lawmakers, activists and police talk gun violence Video included

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    Local leaders say gun violence is not just a North Charleston problem, it's a Lowcountry problem getting worse. More>>

    Ex-SC State trustee asks judge to drop convictions

    A former South Carolina State University trustee wants a federal judge to drop his convictions on more than two dozen charges, including racketeering. More>>

    CPD: Man sought in Huger Street stabbing

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    Police said they are looking for 47-year-old Edward Singleton More>>

    Murder suspect once lived at home of shooting, homeowner says

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    The man who owns a home on Suffolk Street said the man accused of killing a woman there over the weekend used to live in the home and had been there earlier in the evening. More>>

    Thieves steal $30,000 in memorabilia from Carlos Dunlap's dad Video included

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    Carols Dunlap's father is pleading for the return of his son's football memorabilia, including his national championship football ring and several autographed Bengals jerseys. More>>

    Missing minutes in surveillance, differing witness testimony stand out in SLED case file Video included

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    Four DVDs containing nearly 300 pages of investigation notes and witness testimony were released Friday morning by state police in the shooting death of a Charleston teen. More>>

    Woman killed in North Charleston shooting early Saturday Video included

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    North Charleston police are investigating the death of a woman found shot dead early Saturday morning and one man has been charged with her murder. More>>

    GA police looking for woman who may be in Charleston area

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    Officials said she is wanted for questioning in the investigation of a fatal shooting.
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    Victim's daughter: 'He took my mommy' Video included

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    A shooting victim's daughter says her mother was supposed to be coming home from a night out with coworkers when she was shot and killed in North Charleston early Saturday morning. More>>

    1 dead after Newberry block party shooting

    Deputies are investigating a shooting that left one person dead and another wounded in Newberry County. More>>

    Man shot to death at Orangeburg nightclub

    Authorities have released the name of a man they say was shot to death at a nightclub in Orangeburg County. More>>

    SC parents say they had no money to feed baby

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    Two Richland County parents who told authorities they couldn't afford milk for their 2-month-old are charged with unlawful conduct toward a child. More>>

    Cousins in knife fight at mobile home park, say deputies

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    One person was stabbed late Friday night at a mobile home park in Ravenel -- by a family member. More>>

    Ex-SC car salesman ordered to pay $8M restitution

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    A former Myrtle Beach used car salesman has been sentenced to more than 6 years in prison in a bank fraud scheme authorities say cost local financial institutions millions of dollars. More>>

    Deputies search for suspects after break-in and shooting

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    Deputies say they are still searching for two men who broke into a home and shot a man in the chest early Friday morning. More>>

    Georgetown 'beach sweep' nets 21 arrests in 36 hours

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    Twenty-one people were arrested in a 36-hour period in Georgetown County this week as part of a joint effort to crack down on illegal drugs in the county. More>>

    Search warrants at Bridgeview lead to 2 arrests

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    Two men were arrested Tuesday and police confiscated drugs and gun at an apartment in the Bridgeview Apartments after officers executed a search warrant. More>>

    NCPD: 2 arrested for meth, counterfeit money

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    North Charleston police responded to a Sal Lane home for reports of a possible meth lab. More>>

    Case file released in Curnell death investigation Video included

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    His death still raises questions, even after it was ruled a suicide by investigators and the solicitor's office. The officer at the center of the investigation has been cleared. More>>

    Scam 'preying on senior citizens,' says man

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    A West Ashley man avoided becoming the victim of a lottery scam, and now he has a warning for any who's received a certain letter in the mail. More>>

    Another shooting in North Charleston sends 2 to hospital

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    Two people were wounded Tuesday night in another in the long list of recent shootings in North Charleston. More>>

    Deputies: Babysitter arrested for hugging toddler to death

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    Orangeburg County Sheriff's deputies arrested a man after a 14-month-old boy in his care was found dead. More>>

    2 wounded in Berkeley County shooting

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    Two men in an argument were wounded when they shot each other early Wednesday morning, deputies said. More>>

    Mt. Pleasant man accused of sexual contact with children

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    A Mount Pleasant man was arrested over the weekend after allegations surfaced that he had inappropriate sexual contact with children. More>>

    2 women get 30 years in SC fire chief killing

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    Two of three women charged in the stabbing death of Branchville Fire Chief Alan Oakley have been sentenced to 30 years in prison. More>>

    FBI: Kidnapped SC man rescued after 6 days in NC

    Federal agents say they have rescued a 23-year-old St. Matthews man in North Carolina six days after he was kidnapped as part of an international plot. More>>

    City council OKs grant for police body cameras Video included

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    Charleston police during Tuesday night's council meeting got the approval to buy new body cameras. More>>

    Curnell's attorney questions police culture Video included

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    The attorney for the family of a teenager who died at the Bridgeview Village Apartments last month says he's questioning the culture of the city's police department after hearing the details of the shooting. More>>

    CPD: Victim hospitalized after stabbing

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    One person was wounded in an early morning stabbing in downtown Charleston. More>>

    North Charleston chief asks for public's help in curbing violence Video included

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    With nearly a dozen murders and 32 shootings in the first seven months of 2014, North Charleston Police Chief Eddie Driggers has a message to the city's residents: end the violence by giving police information. More>>

    Georgetown deputies looking for shooting suspect

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    Deputies in Georgetown County are looking for the person who fired several shots at a vehicle last week. More>>

    Police say gun left behind in SC Wal-Mart bathroom

    Police in York say a loaded gun was found inside a bathroom at a local Wal-Mart, and the owner called to say he left it there. More>>

    Chief: Scuffle preceded fatal shooting at Bridgeview Video included

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    Hours after the solicitor's office said the officer present at the time of Denzell Curnell's death should not face charges, Police Chief Greg Mullen and Mayor Joe Riley revealed more details about the night Curnell died. More>>

    Woman killed, man wounded in Ravenel home invasion and shooting Video included

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    One person was shot and killed and another person was injured in a home invasion in Hollywood early Sunday morning. More>>

    Hardeeville chief wants 9 p.m. curfew for kids

    The police chief in Hardeeville wants a stricter curfew for children under age 17. More>>

    Georgetown deputies kill woman with mental issues, SLED investigates

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    State Law Enforcement Division agents are investigating an officer-involved shooting in Georgetown County in which an allegedly mentally unstable woman was shot and killed. More>>

    Family: Accused killer was a friend before pulling trigger Video included

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    Family members of a man killed in a shooting outside a convenience store Saturday said the man accused of pulling the trigger had been a friend, but now deserves to stay in jail. More>>

    Roper officials: No dangerous materials in suspicious package

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    After police spent much of the afternoon investigating a suspicious package, hospital officials in downtown Charleston said the scene was clear and nothing dangerous had been found. More>>

    Columbia mayor's lawyer: Florida trip was personal

    A lawyer for Columbia Mayor Steve Benjamin says he is preparing documents to show the mayor's trip to Florida in 2010 was a personal business trip. More>>

    Small SC town rallies for fired gay police chief

    A small town in South Carolina has rallied to save the job of the police chief, who says she was fired because she is gay. More>>

    Arrest made in fatal North Charleston shooting Video included

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    Less than 12 hours after a fatal shooting outside a convenience store, North Charleston police say they have a suspect in custody. More>>

    Search for NC woman who faked drowning near $50K

    The fruitless search for a North Carolina woman who apparently faked her drowning at the South Carolina coast cost taxpayers about $50,000. More>>

    1 injured, another charged in North Charleston shooting

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    One person was wounded in an early morning shooting in North Charleston. Police arrested a suspect a short time later. More>>

    Curtain rises on production written, starring ex-convicts Video included

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    An ex-convict is using an unusual outlet to inspire, motivate, and educate. The curtain is about to go up on Shelton Land's play, a performance written, directed and performed by people with criminal backgrounds.

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    Fire officials: Ashley Shores fire intentionally set Video included

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    Fire investigators at an abandoned apartment complex in North Charleston was intentionally set. More>>

    NCPD arrest 5 in prostitution sting

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    The North Charleston Police S.P.E.E.D. Team conducted a prostitution sting Thursday that resulted in five arrests. More>>

    Awendaw man charged with burglary, peeping Video included

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    An Awendaw man was arrested Wednesday after police say he tried to break into several homes. More>>

    SC toddler's parents charged in hot-car death

    The parents of a Florence toddler who died after being left in a hot car have been arrested and charged with neglect. More>>

    CCSO: Suspect arrested for multiple armed robberies

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    Charleston County Sheriff's deputies arrested a man they believe is responsible for multiple armed robberies in the Johns Island area. More>>

    4th suspect arrested in 2010 home invasion, homicide

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    A fourth man was arrested Wednesday and charged with a pair of 2010 murders in McClellanville. More>>

    Police: Awendaw man arrested for peeping, burglary

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    Mt. Pleasant police have arrested a man for peeping, burglary, and failing to register as a sex offender. More>>

    Deputies, mother plead for tips in block party shooting Video included

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    A month after a Francis Marion University student was killed at a Moncks Corner block party, Berkeley County deputies and the girl's mother asked for someone to come forward with information on the shooter. More>>

    Police release photos in month-old robbery case

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    Charleston Police released photos Wednesday of two men they say robbed a West Ashley grocery store back in June. More>>

    Suspicious package turns out to be empty briefcase

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    Police have shut down a road as part of an investigation into a suspicious package in West Ashley.  More>>

    1 killed in 3rd shooting of holiday weekend Video included

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    A day after a fatal shooting, police arrested a man and woman and charged them with murder. More>>

    Former IOP police captain accused of falsifying items in evidence Video included

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    A former Isle of Palms police captain was arrested Tuesday by state police on breach of trust and misconduct in office charges. More>>

    With 'Boland Bill' deadline looming, courts say they're in compliance Video included

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    Officials from many, but not all, county probate courts in and around the Lowcountry said they have complied with new requirements of the "Boland Bill."  More>>

    North Charleston woman shot in December died on July 4

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    A woman shot in December 2013 died after nearly seven months in the hospital. More>>

    1 dead in Berkeley County shooting

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    One person is dead after a shooting in the small town of Eadytown in Berkeley County. More>>

    Dorchester coroner IDs man shot to death in North Charleston

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    The Dorchester County Coroner's Office identified a man shot to death in North Charleston on July 4. More>>

    Deputies make arrest in 2010 homicide over weekend

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    A third man was arrested over the weekend and charged with a pair of 2010 murders in McClellanville. More>>

    Lancaster County boy dies after being in hot car

    A 3-year-old Lancaster County boy has died several days after being locked in a hot car for a time. More>>

    Spartanburg County judge can't make Boland Law gun deadline

    Spartanburg County's probate judge says her county will likely miss a state deadline to report mental illness cases to a nationwide database used for gun checks. More>>

    Man with 2 knives shot by Greenville police

    Authorities say a Greenville officer shot a man with a knife in each hand after he tried to take an employee hostage in an auto parts store. More>>

    Sheriff: NC man kills Fla. cousin with SUV

    The Clarendon County sheriff says a fight between family members led a man to pin his cousin between two SUVs, killing him. More>>

    Police: Man found shot to death in car that crashed into Hanahan home Video included

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    A car crashed into a home early Friday morning in Hanahan, but police say the victim inside the car died from gunshot wounds. More>>

    Columbia mayor regrets Fla. strip club trip

    Columbia Mayor Steve Benjamin says he regrets going on a trip that included a visit to a Florida strip club with a business partner who recently was convicted on felony racketeering charges. More>>

    NCPD investigating armed robbery at CVS

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    North Charleston police spent the early morning hours of July 4 responding to an armed robbery at a CVS location. More>>

    No bond set for the accused killer of Charleston teen Video included

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    A bond court judge could not set bond for a murder suspect accused of killing a Charleston teen during a burglary. More>>

    Bond set for 3 men tied to SC sheriff's case

    Bond has been set for three men linked to the federal corruption case of South Carolina's longest-serving sheriff. More>>

    Murder suspect who fled to AL returns to Charleston

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    Police say the man accused of killing another man in downtown Charleston last month has been returned to Charleston after he fled to Alabama. More>>

    Jurors hear ex-SC State trustee's taped calls

    Jurors considering corruption charges against a former South Carolina State University trustee have asked to listen again to several phone calls taped by the government. More>>

    September 3 hearing set in Sheriff Metts case

    South Carolina's longest-serving sheriff is due in court in September. More>>

    35-year-old Summerton man charged in SC shooting

    A 35-year-old Summerton man has been charged with murder in the weekend shooting death of 29-year-old Dominee Lawson. More>>

    North Charleston man arrested for destroying statue, egging church

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    Dorchester County Sheriff's deputies arrested a man they believe repeatedly vandalized a Dorchester Road church. More>>

    Shooting victim hospitalized in Georgetown

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    Georgetown Police responded to a shooting in the 900 block of Duke Street early Wednesday morning.
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    Neighbor: 'I seen the hole in his throat' Video included

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    The day after a 15-year-old boy was shot and killed in Ladson, neighbors who saw the victim say they fear for their lives and plan to move out of the neighborhood. More>>

    Charleston deputies taking over ankle monitor system Video included

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    The Charleston County Sheriff's Office is now responsible for tracking people ordered to wear ankle monitors. More>>

    Deputies respond to Hilton Head bank robbery

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    The Beaufort County Sheriff's Office responded to an armed robbery that occurred at Atlantic Community Bank on the South end of Hilton Head Tuesday. More>>

    Man shot to death in Summerton

    A 29-year-old Summerton has been shot to death and Clarendon County sheriff's deputies have arrested a suspect. More>>

    Teen killed in shooting near Ladson

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    A teenaged boy was shot and killed near the town of Ladson late Monday night. More>>

    Local parents fighting for teen domestic violence protection Video included

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    South Carolina ranks first in the nation for the number of women murdered by men. It’s a statistic that hits home for Robert and Jessica Landry. Police say their 17-year-old daughter was shot to death by her boyfriend last December in Lancaster County. More>>

    Police: North Charleston shooting was self-inflicted

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    A teen was injured in a shooting Monday afternoon, but police say the wound was self-inflicted. More>>

    Video: SC trooper threatened Taser use on lineman

    A suspended South Carolina state trooper threatened to use a Taser on Cincinnati Bengals defensive lineman Sam Montgomery during a traffic stop last week for speeding. More>>

    Police: Summerville man arrested minutes after pharmacy robbery

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    A Summerville man was arrested and charged in a robbery minutes after it happened Sunday in downtown Charleston. More>>

    Man serving life term for murder gets new trial

    The state Supreme Court has ordered a new trial for a man serving life in prison for murder, kidnapping and armed robbery in the death of a 75-year-old Dillon County woman. More>>

    2 pedestrians killed on SC roads over weekend

    Troopers say two pedestrians have died on South Carolina roads over the weekend. More>>

    Man shot to death at Columbia boarding house

    Investigators say a 58-year-old man has been charged with murder after shooting another man at the Columbia boarding house where they lived. More>>

    Funeral held for teen who died in downtown Charleston shooting

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    A teen killed in a shooting in downtown Charleston a little more than a week ago was buried Saturday. More>>

    3 assaults in 1 day reported at York County jail

    Authorities at the York County Detention Center say there were three assaults by inmates on other inmates in the span of one day. More>>

    SC man pleads guilty to assaulting girlifriend

    A South Carolina man has pleaded guilty to a criminal domestic violence charge after police say he assaulted his girlfriend by throwing a Blu-ray Disc player, a salt shaker and her own walker at her. More>>

    Police chase leads to drug arrest for Bluffton man

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    A traffic stop and police chase through downtown Bluffton on Thursday led to one man's arrest and drug charges being filed. More>>

    Deputies seek suspect in Georgetown armed robbery

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    The Georgetown County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help in identifying armed robbery suspect who pistol-whipped a person Friday afternoon. More>>

    SC Guard official pleads guilty in Alabama

    A South Carolina National Guard official has pleaded guilty in Birmingham, Alabama, to steering freight contracts to an Alabama broker. More>>

    Animal Society investigates dog shooting, offers $2500 reward Video included

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    The Charleston Animal Society is asking for the public's help in finding out how a dog got shot in the leg earlier this month. More>>

    Solicitor: Suspect confessed to fatal King Street punch Video included

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    A Charleston solicitor says the man accused of throwing a punch on King Street that ultimately led to another man's death confessed to it in police custody. More>>

    Moncks Corner man arrested on cocaine charges

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    A Moncks Corner man was arrested Friday by Berkeley County's drug unit on several cocaine charges. More>>

    Ex-SC State trustee's corruption trial ending

    The public corruption case of a former South Carolina State University trustee is winding down. More>>

    Judge tells man ordered out of state he can return to SC

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    A judge told a man accused of stalking a neighbor and shutting down a bridge in a suicide attempt that he could return to the state as long as he wore an ankle monitor. More>>

    Suspect in Givhans murder killed himself after chase, police say

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    The man accused of killing a missing Berkeley County man in April killed himself, say police. More>>

    Bridgeview teen's memorial marred by planning problems Video included

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    A family is fighting for answers days after a loved one died outside a Charleston apartment complex. But another family member got into a scuffle as the community tried to hold a memorial. More>>

    MPPD investigating robbery at Taco Bell

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    The area around a Taco Bell in Mount Pleasant was blocked off by police early Thursday morning.
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    Lawsuit: DSS negligent in assault of 6-year-old

    A lawsuit says South Carolina's social services agency failed to protect a 6-year-old girl from a foster child with known behavioral issues. More>>

    1 wounded in North Charleston shooting

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    A man was wounded in a shooting Tuesday afternoon in North Charleston after an argument escalated. More>>

    Masked men rob Pappy's in Hanahan and police think it isn't the 1st time

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    Hanahan Police are asking for the public's help in identifying and locating two men wanted for the armed robbery of a Carolyn Street restaurant. More>>

    Deputies: No bond for man who stabbed, hit wife with car

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    Bond was denied for a Fort Mill man accused of stabbing his wife and hitting her with a rental car on Monday. More>>

    Beaufort County jail to make changes after probe

    Beaufort County says it will review its policy for booking inmates into the county's jail after a State Law Enforcement Division investigation. More>>

    SC shooting suspect arrested by US Marshals in NC

    A man wanted in a fatal shooting at a Myrtle Beach apartment complex has been arrested in North Carolina. More>>

    Md. man pleads not criminally responsible

    The lawyer for a man charged with killing the mother of his daughters and fleeing to South Carolina with one of their children has entered a plea of not criminally responsible. More>>

    Teen rescued, 2 pimps arrested in nationwide sex sting Video included

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    The FBI says North Charleston police helped them rescue a teenager and arrested several other people following a nationwide child sex sting. More>>

    Bridgeview family's attorney says many questions still to be answered Video included

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    After a police press conference Monday afternoon, attorney Andy Savage -- who is representing the family of the dead teen -- said facts about the shooting still needed to surface. More>>

    Documents sealed for now in Sheriff Metts case

    A federal judge has sealed the sworn statements that led to the indictment of Lexington County Sheriff James Metts. More>>

    Police: North Charleston man shot on trip to get snacks

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    One person was wounded in a shooting Monday evening in North Charleston when he left his home to get snacks. More>>

    McCaffrey questioning unproductive, say deputies Video included

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    For several hours on Saturday, Robert McCaffrey was questioned by deputies about discrepancies in his story and their investigation into his missing wife. They said the interrogation was unproductive, and his attorney cut the questioning short. More>>

    Robert McCaffrey bonds out of jail day after his arrest Video included

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    The man accused of obstructing a police investigation into the disappearance of his wife bonded out of jail Sunday afternoon, less than a day after his arrest. More>>

    Gayle McCaffrey's husband charged with obstruction in homicide investigation Video included

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    A missing woman's husband was arrested Saturday and charged with obstruction in the case of her disappearance and death. More>>

    Coroner: James Island grandmother's death was suicide Video included

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    Charleston County Coroner Rae Wooten said the 58-year-old woman who was found dead in her James Island home died as a result of suicide. More>>

    83-year-old man arrested in decades old abuse case

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    An elderly Charleston man is accused of sexually assaulting a woman more than 45 years ago. More>>

    1 dead in shooting involving Horry County officer

    Authorities say one person has died in a shooting involving a Horry County police officer. More>>

    Bond denied for man accused of killing estranged wife Video included

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    Bond was denied Thursday night for a Goose Creek man accused of killing his estranged wife, wounding her nieces, and trying to evade capture by running to Baltimore. More>>

    Victims of violence rally for peace Video included

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    The families of Lowcountry murder victims say enough is enough after a string of violent acts left more people dead in the last month. More>>

    Tow truck driver sentenced to 26 years in shooting death

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    A Bluffton tow truck driver was sentenced to 26 years in prison on Thursday for killing a man during a towing dispute on Christmas Eve 2010. More>>

    Coroner to discuss case of dead James Island woman Friday Video included

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    Charleston County Sheriff's deputies investigated a home on James Island after a woman was found dead. More>>

    Triple shooting suspect back in Berkeley County

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    Berkeley County Sheriff’s deputies have taken Darryl Flowers into custody for the shooting death of his estranged wife and the attempted murder of his two nieces.
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    Arrests made in fatal St. Stephen shooting

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    Berkeley County deputies arrested three men in connection with a fatal shooting that happened in St. Stephen last week.
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    CARTA's executive director arrested on drunkenness charges

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    Tuesday night ended in handcuffs for CARTA executive director after police say she was drunk and disorderly outside a Market Street hotel and restaurant. More>>

    Arrest made in fatal Myrtle Beach shooting

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    Police have made an arrest in the fatal Father's Day weekend shooting of a father of two near Myrtle Beach. More>>

    Suspect charged in 2 downtown robberies

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    Charleston police have arrested a man they say is responsible for two separate armed robbery incidents on the peninsula last month. More>>

    Family holds vigil for teen stabbing victim on same night as suspect's arrest Video included

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    The 17-year-old wanted for stabbing to death another teen in downtown Charleston last week has been captured, Mayor Joe Riley announced Monday night at a vigil for the dead teen. More>>

    Former Crisis Ministries CFO pleads guilty

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    Crisis Ministries' former chief financial officer on Tuesday pleaded guilty to a wire fraud charge. More>>

    Police seek 3 in Myrtle Beach death

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    Myrtle Beach police are seeking three people for questioning in the death of a North Carolina man who was found dead of a gunshot wound in a car in a motel parking lot. More>>

    Report: Police arrest woman after finding victim bound and bleeding

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    North Charleston police are investigating an armed robbery involving three suspects tying their victim to chair and cutting him. More>>

    Man pleads in Berkeley home invasion death

    One of six people charged with murder in a 2011 home invasion death in St. Stephen has pleaded guilty to lesser charges. More>>

    Mt. Pleasant Little Caesar's robbed

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    Police are looking for two men who robbed a pizza shop in Mount Pleasant Monday morning. More>>

    Officials charge Hollywood man with second murder

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    Bluffton police charged a man accused of killing a Hollywood woman with a second murder. More>>

    Charleston police chief seeks funding for body cameras Video included

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    The Charleston Police Department is hoping to get a Department of Justice grant to arm its officers with body cameras. It's part of an effort to keep certain situations fair and balanced. More>>

    Man decapitates Jesus statue at downtown Charleston church

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    A Columbia man on Sunday beat the head off a statue of Jesus sitting outside a King Street church. More>>

    Wendy Moore's attorney files for sentence downgrade ahead of hearing

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    Wendy Moore's attorney on Monday filed for a Booker variance for his client, following the lead of her co-defendant's attorney last week. More>>

    Religious dispute leads to stabbing, say police

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    A woman became so enraged on Saturday during an argument over God and spirituality that she stabbed a man, police said. More>>

    Defense: Ex-SC State trustee defrauded no one

    An attorney for a former South Carolina State University trustee facing public corruption charges says his client did not profit from any of the schemes in which prosecutors allege he was involved. More>>

    Man found dead in car in Myrtle Beach

    Myrtle Beach police are investigating the death of a man found with a gunshot wound in a car in a motel parking lot. More>>

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