Crime

Deputies responding to incident in Dorchester County

Deputies are responding to an incident in Dorchester County Tuesday afternoon. Authorities were seen in the area of Harrison Road.

Defense begins its case after state rests in retrial of Sidney Moorer

  Brawl breaks out after court hearing for murder suspect

  Coroner identifies body found in water near the Battery

  Police: Two found dead after shooting in North Charleston

Son of accused Florence mass shooter faces additional criminal sexual conduct charges

  Murder charges filed in death of man found shot in burning vehicle

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  Affidavit: Woman texted 911 to escape locked bedroom after man raped her

  Initially reported stabbing was just ‘verbal disturbance’, police say

Father accused of exposing himself to staff member while on St. James High School’s campus

  Former ‘Southern Charm’ star Thomas Ravenel is sentenced

  Police: 2 cars stolen, 1 broken into on Johns Island, one suspect appears to have gun

  Deputies: At least 1 injured in reported shooting in Sangaree

  Charleston community holds second meeting month after fatal shooting

Charleston's Eastside community, shaken a month ago by a deadly shooting, held a second community meeting Monday night about changes they want to see.

  Man wanted in Goose Creek shooting surrenders to police

Goose Creek’s police chief says the family of a man wanted for a Monday morning shooting convinced him to turn himself in to authorities Monday night.

Police search for gunmen after report of shots fired

Charleston Police investigated a report of shots fired Monday night and are searching for the people responsible.

  Items stolen from Naval Exchange on base in Goose Creek, police say

Goose Creek police say the Naval Exchange at Joint Base Charleston was broken into last week

Sumter Police: shooting incident that killed two people, wounded others gang related

Police: Hostage held in SC home freed, armed man arrested following 3 hour standoff

Georgetown man charged with break-ins during Dorian aftermath

Orangeburg County deputies make arrest in double homicide

Person hospitalized after shooting in N. Charleston, police say

Police capture man wanted in Dollar General armed robbery

Police searching for suspect in Johns Island assault

The victim received non-life-threatening injuries, according to deputies

  Authorities identify 2 sought after driver reportedly tried to hit deputy during chase

Authorities say they are searching for two people after a driver tried to hit a deputy during a chase Friday afternoon.

  Student arrested for having gun at Goose Creek High School

Berkeley County deputies arrested a 15-year-old student Friday after authorities found the student had a handgun on campus.

Deputies: Rumors of weapon at middle school in Colleton County false

Colleton County deputies say they have determined rumors of a weapon at Colleton County Middle School are false.

  Police: Suspect in custody after stabbing inside N. Charleston trailer

A suspect is in custody after a stabbing Friday morning in North Charleston

  N. Charleston gas station clerk robbed at gunpoint, police say

The initial call came in around 10:30 p.m.

  Downtown Charleston bank robbery suspect arrested in TN, police say

U.S. Marshals arrested a downtown Charleston bank robbery suspect outside Gatlinburg, Tennessee on Thursday.

Warrants: Baby found in Myrtle Beach hotel room with cocaine died of shaken baby syndrome

The man charged in connection to the death of an infant who was found in a Myrtle Beach hotel with cocaine is appearing in court Thursday morning for a bond hearing.

  Person stabbed during ‘domestic incident’ in N. Charleston, police say

A person was stabbed Thursday morning during a “domestic incident” in North Charleston

  Bill would give law enforcement more authority against threats to public buildings, spaces

One state senator believes there needs to be a law that covers threats against all public buildings and spaces, including churches and public parks.The broader approach of S.276 would give law enforcement more authority over those who threaten violence.

  Police, FBI investigating threatening calls that placed Hanahan High School on delay

Hanahan Police are working to identify the source of a pair of threatening phone calls early Wednesday morning that prompted a search of Hanahan High School that backed up the school’s schedule by two hours.

  Man sentenced after guilty pleas in 2015 sexual assault case

A man who police say got a portion of his tongue bitten off while sexually assaulting a woman in a home invasion learned how long he will spend behind bars.

MBPD: Charges upgraded for one suspect after baby found near cocaine dies

An infant who was found unresponsive in a Myrtle Beach hotel room with cocaine has died, according to Horry County Coroner Robert Edge.

Lexington Co. middle school student charged for bomb threat

A student at a Lexington County middle school has been arrested and charged with making threats to a school.

  Deputies arrest third suspect in shooting that wounded 1-year-old boy

Deputies have arrested a third suspect in a shooting that wounded a 1-year-old late Monday night in Colleton County.

Man accused of setting fire to home during domestic dispute

Deputies arrested a man who they said set fire to a home during a domestic dispute.

  Deputies charge teenager in shooting that injured 1-year-old boy in Colleton County

Officials with the Colleton County Sheriff’s Office say a 17-year-old has been charged eight counts of attempted murder since there were eight children inside the home at the time of the late night shooting.

  Neighbors turn to license plate reading cameras to help fight crime

People living in one North Charleston neighborhood have turned to license plate reading cameras to try and help fight crime.

Forest Acres Police release composite sketch of church shooting suspect

The Forest Acres Police Department has released a composite sketch of Centro Cristiano De Columbia church shooting suspect.

  Deputies arrest 3 after finding stolen truck

Berkeley County deputies arrested two men and a juvenile in connection with a stolen pickup truck.

  Bicyclist wounded in North Charleston shooting

Police are investigating the shooting of a person who was riding a bike just before noon Tuesday in North Charleston.

No injures reported after child shoots pellet gun at school bus

Georgetown County deputies detained a child Tuesday after a pellet gun was fired at a school bus Tuesday afternoon.

  Deputies capture New Jersey murder suspect in Berkeley Co.

A suspect in a New Jersey murder earlier this year was taken into custody Monday night in Berkeley County.

  Deputies investigating after house, car hit by gunfire in Dorchester Co.

Dorchester County deputies are responding to an incident on Embassy Drive

  Deputies: Man hit pitbull on head with shovel after it urinated inside house

A judge set bond Monday for a man accused of striking a dog with a shovel in an apparent attempt to kill it over the weekend in Hollywood.

Florence man arrested, charged with shooting neighbor’s dog that came into his yard

One person has been arrested in Florence after allegedly shooting a neighbor’s dog.

  Kingstree woman accused of trying to sneak cigarettes, cell phones into Turbeville prison

A woman from Kingstree who worked at the Turbeville correctional facility has been charged after she allegedly tried to give contraband to a prisoner.

Investigators seeking public’s help in unsolved Charleston Co. murder

Charleston County deputies are hoping someone can help solve a murder that happened in early August.

  Teen injured in Summerville drive-by shooting, police say

Summerville police responded to a reported shooting late Sunday night

Deputies ask for public’s help in missing person cold case

The Dorchester County Sheriff’s Office is continuing the search for a man who went missing almost two years ago.

SC church family wonders if they’ll ever be able to worship in peace again after Sunday shooting

One Midlands church family is feeling uneasy after an armed robbery and shooting at their place of worship early Sunday morning. The search for the suspect continues after the incident at the Centro Cristiano de Columbia Church on Decker Boulevard.

Forest Acres Police investigating armed robbery, shooting at church on Decker Blvd

The Forest Acres Police Department is investigating an armed robbery and shooting the occurred at a church on Decker Blvd.

Woman arrested after reportedly yelling gay slur, spitting on Broadway at the Beach security

A woman is behind bars Sunday after police say she was drunk and disorderly at a Myrtle Beach area bar.

  Police investigating shots fired during road rage incident

A man told North Charleston Police shots were fired at his vehicle in an apparent road rage incident Thursday night.

  Man arrested with attempted murder, weapons charges in June shooting

North Charleston Police arrested a man in connection with an argument that ended in a shootout.

  Police make second arrest in shooting incident at North Charleston Walmart

North Charleston Police say a second man is now in custody in connection with a shooting incident at Walmart store earlier this month.

  Police, Marshals arrest man wanted in fatal April shooting

North Charleston Police say a man wanted in connection with a fatal shooting four months ago is in custody.

  Husband of former Colleton Co. teacher charged in daughter’s death arrested

The husband of a woman charged with murder in the death of her 13-year-old daughter has been arrested.

Police: Man wanted for N. Charleston hit-and-run that injured pedestrian turns himself in

A man wanted for a hit-and-run which injured a pedestrian in North Charleston turned himself in on Thursday.

  Summerville stormwater director accused of abusing girlfriend

The Summerville stormwater director has been arrested and charged with third degree domestic violence.

  Man arrested outside preschool: ‘It’s not like I’m gonna shoot a bunch of kids’

A Mount Pleasant man was arrested and charged Wednesday because of what he allegedly said outside a preschool in Mount Pleasant.

Police searching for suspect after armed robbery at Walterboro Huddle House

The suspect took an unknown amount of cash and ran away

Police: Suspect arrested after break-in at N. Charleston convenience store

A person was arrested on Thursday morning in connection with a break-in at a convenience store in North Charleston

  Maintenance worker finds gun in public bathroom at Roper Hospital, police say

A maintenance worker found a gun inside a third-floor public bathroom at Roper Hospital in downtown Charleston on Wednesday, according to police.

  Armed robbery suspect at center of Goose Creek manhunt arrested, deputies say

The Berkeley County Sheriff’s Office says the man wanted on multiple warrants who fled a traffic stop in Goose Creek Wednesday afternoon is in custody.

  Woman charged with murder after teen died in car resigns from Colleton Co. teaching job

Colleton County School District Officials say the teacher charged with murder has resigned from her teaching position in the Colleton County School District.

Man charged after pointing gun during dispute, deputies say

A man has been captured and charged after deputies say he pointed a gun at another man during an argument outside a convenience store in Hollywood in June.

  Suspect accused of leading deputies on chase was out on bond for attempted murder

The Charleston County Sheriff’s Office arrested 35-year-old Michael Joseph Healy who has been charged with driving under suspension, failure to stop for blue lights, habitual traffic offender and drug dealing charges.

Police looking for suspects accused of using stolen credit cards at Goose Creek Walmart

Goose Creek police investigators want the public’s help in identifying two men

  Deputies investigating shooting in Berkeley Co.

Berkeley County Sheriff’s Office deputies as well as EMS are responding to a reported shooting in Berkeley County

  Deputies: Man charged in fatal shooting during home invasion

A man has been charged with murder for allegedly killing a man during a home invasion earlier in August, according to Williamsburg County deputies

  Man arrested in connection with threatening calls made to MUSC’s ER

Officials at the Medical University of South Carolina hospital in downtown Charleston increased the facility’s security presence Saturday after learning of comments made about the hospital.

  Police investigating report of shots fired in Summerville neighborhood

Summerville Police responded early Sunday morning to a report of shots fired at a home where a group of teens were attending a party.

  Police searching for car involved in N. Charleston hit-and-run

North Charleston police are searching for a car they say was involved in a hit-and-run

Authorities capture suspect wanted for murder in Texas on Johns Island

Authorities with the U.S. Marshals say they arrested a murder suspect wanted in Texas on Johns Island early Monday morning

Owner of Myrtle Beach comedy club accused of hitting security guard with car

The owner of a Broadway at the Beach comedy club was arrested Friday night after allegedly hitting a security guard with his vehicle.

  Deputies arrest 90-year-old man accused of killing wife

Victim in fatal Dorchester County shooting identified

  Thieves steal GPS units from boats at storage facility

Dorchester County deputies say someone broke into a storage facility and stole several thousand dollars worth of GPS units from boats.