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

NCPD chief makes pitch to senate subcommittee to lead Department of Public Safety

Prosecutors: Man burglarizes home of Charleston judge who gave him bond on gun charge

  Martin Luther King Jr. rally in Charleston addresses education, gun violence

  Shadowmoss residents on edge after man found shot to death in home

  Prosecutors: Man who was 16 when arrested for murder to plea to lesser charge

  Accused killer wants murder charge dropped, cites ‘Stand Your Ground’ Law

Berkeley County deputies installing hidden cameras to catch litterbugs

  ’Constantly looking over our shoulders:’ Neighborhood gripped by fear of unknown shooter

  Lieber prison inmate stabbed multiple times, suing corrections department

  Family of man killed in head-on collision sues other driver

  Former City of Charleston employee charged with embezzlement

  “You can run but you can’t hide;" Grandmother seeks help to solve son’s murder

  Judge to decide whether to shorten sentence for man serving time in sexual assault of elderly woman

  Man wanted for walking out on bar tabs across the Lowcountry

  DNR: Hunter fatally shot father, daughter after mistaking them for deer

  Suspects still being sought after 14-year old is shot, wounded in Charleston

  Surveillance photos lead to arrest after break in at N. Charleston car dealership

  Neighbor saves 2-year-old from Dorchester Co. house fire

  Deputies: Dogs get into neighbor’s house, kill another dog

  Charleston police lieutenant fired after officer charged with hitting suspect

  Mt. Pleasant man accused of having more than 15,000 videos and photos of child porn

  Sullivan’s Island police chief removed from S.C. Police Chiefs Association

  Sullivan’s Island investigating incident reportedly involving police chief

  Deputies arrest 4 suspects in ‘pillowcase bandit’ burglaries

  Parents want Charleston County School Board to pause on making sweeping changes to schools

  Two accused of sexually assaulting woman after getting her drunk

  Family of man killed by alleged drunk driver suing suspect, two Charleston bars

  Suspect arrested in string of break-ins on Johns Island

  Student says she was assaulted, fondled at Morningside Middle School

N. Charleston planning commission denies request to put business where house once stood