Crime

One person injured in Dorchester County shooting

The Dorchester County Sheriff’s Office with the assistance of the Harleyville Police Department responded to the 9100 block of Charleston Highway for a shooting.

20-year-old woman charged in Charleston County stabbing

Former Chadbourn police chief arrested, charged with trafficking drugs

Berkeley deputies make large narcotics bust

Assault suspect who got punched in the face by bystander barred from practicing law

Deputies searching for person of interest in fatal Holly Hill shooting

Woman charged with DUI and homicide in 16-year-old’s death

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Police: Man shot near Summerville restaurant

Amber Alert issued for abducted Texans teens believed to be in immediate danger

Coroner identifies man found dead at North Myrtle Beach jail, no foul play suspected

  Police investigating attempted armed robbery

  Officers: Vehicles struck by gunfire in N. Charleston

Officers asking for public’s help identifying person in reference to downtown assault

Deputies arrest Orangeburg Co. man accused of sexually assaulting juvenile

The sheriff’s office said 26-year-old Michael Blade Hoover of Neeses has been charged with second degree criminal sexual conduct-victim under the age of 16. Bond was set at $25,000 cash or surety during a hearing on Friday.

Person of interest sought in shooting that killed one person, injured 3-year-old

The Orangeburg County Sheriff’s Office is searching for 27-year-old Lamonica “Starasia” Crawford in connection to a February shooting in Santee .

  Police seeking to identify man in connection to shooting at W. Ashley hotel

Investigators with the Charleston Police Department are asking for the public’s help to identify a man in connection to a shooting at a West Ashley hotel that damaged vehicles at the business.

  FBI warns against making or buying fake COVID-19 vaccination cards

If you either make or purchase a fake COVID-19 vaccination record card, the FBI warns, you could be breaking the law.

  New law enforcement training focuses on helping opioid addicts recover

  Couple charged with robbery, assault of victims during road rage incident

Man who attempted to murder SC trooper sentenced to federal prison

Woman out on bond for shooting charged in connection to another shooting that killed teen

Deputies seek public’s help finding car thief

  Man accused of chasing, blocking juveniles in Dorchester County

Deputies arrest 17-year-old accused in teenager’s murder

Authorities charged the teenager with the murder of a 14-year-old that happened near Santee on Oct. 5, 2020. The teen was charged after a warrant was obtained last Thursday.

  Fate of former officer’s sentence now in hands of federal judge

Following a two-day hearing, a federal judge will now decide if the 20-year prison sentence of a former North Charleston Police officer should be vacated.

Authorities clear SC prison following investigation into bomb threat

Officials with the South Carolina Department of Corrections said they found no evidence of a bomb following a bomb threat at a Marlboro County prison.

Robeson County deadly road rage suspect expected in court Thursday, DA confirms

The man accused of shooting and killing a mother of six in a road rage incident in Robeson County is expected to be back in court this week.

Deputies arrest woman accused of filing false report on home invasion, assault

The Dorchester County Sheriff’s Office arrested 22-year-old Kirsten Faith Snider who was given a $10,000 PR bond.

Deputies seize 22 grams of meth during Walterboro traffic stop

Colleton County deputies say a 43-year-old woman faces charges after they found methamphetamines during a traffic stop.

Charleston Police continuing investigation into January officer-involved shooting

The Charleston Police Department says it is continuing its internal investigation into a shooting involving one of its officers in January.

  Family of boy allegedly abused by teacher receives $17,000 settlement

A Lowcountry family has won $17,000 after their daughter’s teacher allegedly stuck packing tape over his mouth.

Police: Man shot after girlfriend gets in argument

The North Charleston Police Department says they have arrested a man who allegedly shot the boyfriend of a woman his girlfriend was fighting.

  Charleston Police officer won’t face charges in January officer-involved shooting

The Charleston Police officer involved in a shooting that left a carjacking suspect wounded will not face charges in the incident.

  Deputies: Man attempts armed robbery with toy gun

The Charleston County Sheriff’s Office says a man attempted to rob four people with a toy gun on Johns Island.

Man facing murder charge after wife dies of gunshot injuries

Monroe Mirray Cole was originally charged with attempted murder after authorities say he shot Hazel Daniels at their home on Handy Hill Drive on March 25.

Authorities identify woman killed in North Charleston shooting

Authorities say 63-year-old Sandra Molen-Coakley from North Charleston died from a gunshot wound at 12:14 p.m. on Saturday in the 5600 block of Parana Street.

  Town of Summerville, police department face lawsuit in connection to traffic stop

Lawyers for a 19-year-old man filed a lawsuit Monday over what they call an unlawful traffic stop in which their client was detained at gunpoint.

  Police: Woman dies in North Charleston shooting

North Charleston Police say a woman died after being shot just before noon Saturday.

  Judge denies bond for woman accused of assaulting infants at Charleston daycare

A judge Saturday morning denied bond for a daycare worker who was arrested on charges relating to the assault of three infants at a West Ashley daycare.

Police: No devices found following bomb threat at Beaufort Walmart

Officials with the Beaufort Police Department said no devices were found at the Beaufort Walmart after a bomb threat was received Friday night.

Police arrest man accused of stabbing following argument at N. Charleston hotel

The North Charleston Police Department arrested 41-year-old Chinar Mitchell on charges of attempted murder and possession of a weapon during a violent crime.

Deputies investigate shooting that left McClellanville man wounded

Charleston County deputies are searching for a gunman in a late-night shooting that left one man injured.

  2 facing attempted murder charges after shots fired on Johns Island

The Charleston County Sheriff’s Office said two people are facing charges after leading deputies on a chase Thursday night.

  Doctors Care, management company agree to $22.5M settlement over False Claims Act allegations

The state’s largest urgent care provider and its management company have agreed to settle allegations of healthcare fraud, according to the U.S. Attorney for South Carolina.

Man in custody after police close portion of King Street

Officials with the Charleston Police Department say a “distraught man” who prompted the closure of a portion of King Street is now in custody and will be transported to MUSC for evaluation.

Key deadline looming in days at South Carolina Statehouse

A key deadline for legislation is coming up soon at the South Carolina Statehouse.

  Coroner identifies body found in field in Dorchester County

The Dorchester County Coroner’s Office has released the identity of the 43-year-old man whose body was found in a field in September.

Deputies searching for three suspects wanted for shooting man in Orangeburg Co.

Witnesses said they saw a man who appeared to be injured after hearing gunfire. The man was later found at the hospital and told investigators that three people entered his home and asked about his friend.

  Public invited to comment on N. Charleston police racial bias audit

The North Charleston community will have the opportunity to participate in a discussion to help in the assessment of racial bias for the North Charleston Police Department.

Lexington mother sentenced to 38 years for killing daughter

She stated that she waited to seek medical assistance for her daughter because she “did not want to look worse than I already am.”

10 arrested in York County child exploitation operation: ‘These predators are out here’

Predators from North and South Carolina traveled to York County looking for sex with children as young as 10, deputies said Monday.

  Police: 2 shot in downtown Charleston apartment

The Charleston Police Department has responded to a scene in Harleston Village.

Man wanted for murder of grandfather in Randolph Co. arrested in Cornelius after hours-long search

Brian Cody King was wanted by the Randolph County Sheriff’s Office for a homicide.

Amber Alert canceled for 1-year-old Greensboro boy

An Amber Alert has been canceled for a 1-year-old boy reported missing early Saturday morning.

  Activists question use of force during traffic stop in Summerville

Community activists are calling for change in one Lowcountry police department after a dramatic traffic stop they claim was racially motivated.

Authorities arrest suspect wanted for Walterboro murder

Officials with the Walterboro Police Department announced the arrest of Daquan A. Forrest. Forrest was arrested by officers with the police department along with the Colleton County Sheriff’s Office and SLED.

  Charleston police investigating report of shots fired in West Ashley

Police said it happened in the area of Hazlewood and Orleans Road. No victims have been found yet, investigators said.

Dorchester County man facing 20 charges related to child porn investigation

Authorities say a 25-year-old Summerville man is facing 20 charges in connection with child sexual abuse material.

  Coroner identifies man killed in Summerville shooting that injured two others

On Tuesday morning, deputies responded to the apartment complex on Orangeburg Road for a call of shots fired in the area. When deputies arrived they found two victims, one of whom was declared deceased.

Deputies: Drunk man assaults girlfriend’s roommate at Berkeley Co. home

Officials with the Berkeley County Sheriff’s Office said an intoxicated man assaulted his girlfriend’s roommate believing that she had other guests at her home.

North Charleston Police arrest 4 on drug charges

Police say a search at a North Charleston home led to the arrest of four people on meth charges.

Police release surveillance image of person attempting to enter vehicles

Goose Creek Police hope a unique sweatshirt will help them identify a person caught on camera trying to get inside vehicles.

  Charleston County deputy cited for crash that killed two people

According to the sheriff’s office, the deputy was driving northbound on Highway 17N while responding to a physical disturbance service call.

One person arrested following gun battle involving two vehicles in Charleston County

The sheriff’s office said people in two vehicles were shooting at each, however the vehicles were not damaged. A nearby business was damaged by the gunfire.

Report: Man transported to hospital after getting cut attempting to break into prison with contraband

The South Carolina Department of Corrections announced the arrest of 19-year-old Nathaniel Jose Perez of Spartanburg who was found bleeding from apparent cuts from a fence at the Tyger River Correctional Institution.

Salisbury officer accused of mistreating K-9 resigns before termination hearing

An internal investigation into the way a Salisbury police officer handled a K-9 officer has been completed, according to Salisbury Police Chief Jerry Stokes.

  Berkeley Sheriff’s Office to rezone county, hire more deputies

The Berkeley County Sheriff’s Office says they want to rezone the county into two separate districts and hire more deputies.

Truck seized, driver identified after S.C. woman dies in hit-and-run

Anderson County Sheriff’s Office detectives have identified the driver of the truck involved in the hit-and-run crash that killed a 19-year-old woman, deputies said Tuesday.

  Law enforcement reported in Berkeley Co.

A heavy law enforcement presence was been reported in a neighborhood in Berkeley County.

  One dead, two others injured in shooting at Dorchester Co. apartment complex

The Dorchester County Sheriff’s Office is investigating after a shooting killed one person and injured two others at an apartment complex on Tuesday morning.

Woman finds fake smoke detector with hidden camera inside home, man charged

On March 6, deputies were dispatched to a residence on the 1900 block of Clubhouse Road.

N. Charleston police seeking information on vehicle involved in suspicious incident

Authorities with the North Charleston Police Department are seeking information on a vehicle they say was involved in a suspicious incident at an apartment complex.

Cops: Officer attempting to stop argument punched several times in the face, bitten by woman

A police officer who was attempting to stop an argument between two people was punched several times in the face and bitten by a woman at a North Charleston hotel, according to police.

  Police: Man stabbed by ex-boyfriend outside upper King St. bar

The Charleston Police Department says a man was stabbed in the hand outside a King Street bar.

  Deputies: 1 injured in Hollywood shooting

The Charleston County Sheriff’s Office says they are investigating a shooting that sent one man to the hospital.

N. Charleston Police sharing racial bias study with community

The North Charleston Police Department says they have been assessing racial bias within the department for almost a year.

Family, boyfriend mourn 19-year-old S.C. woman killed in ‘road rage’ hit-and-run

Josephine ‘Josy’ Nunn, 19, was killed when deputies say a car hit her, sending her into concrete barriers.

  Cops: Man attacking girlfriend gets punched, knocked down by woman at bowling alley

Authorities say a man who was attacking his girlfriend at a bowling alley was punched in the face and knocked down by a woman at a bowling alley in West Ashley.

LCSD: Man arrested in connection with deadly shooting at party

Keyshaun Alfred Muller, 20, has been charged with murder, assault and battery of a high and aggravated nature, and possession of a weapon during a violent crime.

  Deputies respond to multiple shootings that left 1 hospitalized

The Charleston County Sheriff’s Office says they are working to determine whether two shootings that happened in one night in McClellanville are connected.

Deputies arrest suspect in connection to Dorchester Co. shooting

Authorities say they have made an arrest in connection to a Dorchester Co. shooting on Wednesday.