Harve Jacobs

Harve Jacobs

Reporter

Charleston, SC

Professional Experience:

News Director, WCSC Radio, 1979 - 1987

Reporter, WCBD, 1987 - 1992

WCSC-TV July 1994 - present

Awards:

15-time winner of the Charleston City Paper's Top Investigative Reporter Award

2002 South Carolina Broadcaster's Association Star Award for "911, No Emergency" story

News Philosophy:

Be Fair. Be Accurate. Be Informative.

Education:

Brooklyn College, Brooklyn, NY

Hometown:

Brooklyn, NY

Hobbies/Interests:

Wine-tasting and exercising

Favorite Music:

Contemporary Christian

Likes Best About the Lowcountry:

The choice of restaurants and the friendly people

Most Interesting Assignments:

My series on mail-order brides. I went to the jungles of Peru to follow a man who went to pick up his mail-order bride.

Awards:

  • 15-time winner of the Charleston City Paper's Top Investigative Reporter Award
  • 2002 - South Carolina Broadcaster's Association Star Award for "911, No Emergency" story

Education:

  • Brooklyn College, Brooklyn, NY

Recent Articles by Harve

  Audit of Charleston mayor finds some questionable practices, calls for policy changes

Man charged after denying he made 72-year-old mother live in shed

  Dorchester County wants to revoke license of nightclub with history of problems

  Store owners in Walterboro on alert after two armed robberies

  10 people face drug, weapons charges in ‘Operation Lowcountry Line’

  Cousin of double shooting suspect: ‘I’m still trying to process it myself’

  Residents in mobile home park fired up over flooding issues

  Deputies: 72-year old woman forced to live in shed, found covered with fleas

  Operation Dry Water targets reckless, drunk boaters

  Coroner: Former Lowcountry police chief Chad Caldwell passes away

  Man shot drunk trespasser in self-defense, no charges to be filed, police say

  North Charleston’s police chief outraged over recent wave of violence

  State, town of Mt. Pleasant not responsible for inspecting dock that collapsed

  Traffic light to be installed at intersection labeled dangerous

  James Island neighborhood in parking war with high school students

  North Charleston takes homeowners to court over lawns, junked yards

  Police: Man grabbed security officer’s taser, used it on nurse in hospital emergency room

  Thieves break into cars, steal stereo equipment from Summerville auto repair shop

  No charges to be filed against police officer in DUI arrest of suspect who died days later

  Firefighters keeping close eye on woods fire that burned about 100 acres

  Police hope arrests for locking kids in cars will be wake-up call

  New lawsuit filed over parking lease for controversial hotel in Mount Pleasant

  Banner hanging from home on Charleston’s Battery blasts Thomas Ravenel

  Deputies concerned about Cottageville man who dresses like officer, carries gun

  Pet owners on Daniel Island on alert after discovery of poison rat pellets

  Mom, investigators appeal for help to solve daughter’s 5-year-old murder case

  Internal memo reveals staffing shortages, slower response times for Charleston Co. EMS

  Judge revokes bond for man charged in shooting of ex-girlfriend

  Police respond to more than 600 calls at Summerville apartment complex since 2018

  Lawyers ask judge to block identity of Mt. Pleasant town official’s name in police report