Authorities in Berkeley County are warning the public to steer clear of a wanted felon who fled a traffic stop on Wednesday.
Vernon Young, of Charleston, was shot around 8:33 p.m. on April 25 near Verde and Rivers avenues. His killing remains unsolved. Family members and police are calling on the public to come forward with information on the case.
The Colleton County teacher who authorities said left her daughter in the car for several hours on a hot afternoon earlier this month, causing her death, has resigned.
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The investigation into a 16-year-old Columbia student's racist and threatening videos ended Monday with no additional arrests
Law enforcement agencies in the tri-county area say stolen guns like these are ending up in the hands of criminals and are helping to fuel violent crime. Within that problem, they say, is a worrisome trend. Many of these guns are being stolen from unlocked vehicles.
Medical University of South Carolina Hospital officials on Sunday said they increased security staff at the facility after an individual made "disturbing comments" over the weekend.
After a brazen homicide in Charleston's East Side neighborhood, mounting frustrations have boiled over as residents search for ways to address ongoing public safety issues and feelings of neglect among black residents.
A 22-year-old North Charleston man was sentenced to 45 years in prison this week after a jury found him guilty of shooting another man to death in 2016.
North Charleston officials say agents with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement have not been given special authorization to enter residences without a warrant. That's what was claimed in a crop of "inauthentic" fliers that began popping up Tuesday night in various neighborhoods.
The former state transportation commissioner charged last week with soliciting a prostitute was arrested as part of a multi-agency internet sting that sought to catch "johns" and child predators, which also netted a deputy
A 27-year-old Greenville County man will not a face a manslaughter trial in his father’s killing after a judge ruled that Austin Mendez acted in self-defense when he used deadly force to save his mother from a brutal beating.
Charleston Mayor John Tecklenburg said the city will increase the number of surveillance cameras on the East Side and that a new neighborhood center is two weeks from breaking ground, days after the shooting death of a downtown restaurant sous-chef.
An "extremely aggressive" patient at the Medical University of South Carolina allegedly attacked an employee Friday at the hospital's psychiatric care building.
Benjamin Rashard Bonneau is facing a murder charge and three charges of attempted murder in addition to a count of possessing a violent weapon during a felony.
Police have made an arrest in the killing of a 19-year-old man found dead on a North Charleston road early Monday morning.
Denali Berries Stuckey was the third of four transgender women to be killed in South Carolina in the last year.
A 17-year-old woman was shot early Sunday morning in Columbia's Five Points nightlife district, according to a Columbia Police Department press release.
The man with two-decades of law enforcement experience looked at the teller on the opposite side of the counter. He slid her a note. “This is a robbery. I have a gun. No dye-packs! $2,000 cash. No alarms. Don’t cry out, stay calm.”
Though workers with criminal records have historically experienced some of the highest rates of unemployment, labor shortages in states like South Carolina are opening up more opportunities for second chances.
One day after a woman was found shot to death by the side of a rural road in Charleston County, authorities have classified the death as a homicide.
The U.S. Air Force may allow plane mechanics to wear shorts at some of the more humid bases across the country, including Joint Base Charleston. But the design of the shorts, a style less like "Top Gun" and more like middle-aged Dad at a neighborhood cookout, have caused Airmen to react poorly to the idea online.
Video from a neighboring home shows a man and a woman confronting a group of men on bikes in the middle of the street. One man in a dark shirt, jeans and white sneakers pulls a gun from his waistband and aims it at the man and woman. Blocked by the view of the truck, shots ring out toward the man. The suspect then gets on his bicycle and rides off down Hanover Street, shouting obscenities at bystanders.
Charleston County sheriff's deputies are investigating after a woman's body was found by the side of a rural road Friday morning.
A former state Department of Transportation commissioner was charged Thursday with soliciting a prostitute, one day after avoiding prison for obstructing a federal bribery investigation.
Over 15 days from late July to early August, two transgender women of color were killed in South Carolina, prompting worries and outcry from local and national LGBTQ advocacy groups and the community.
A woman's dog is recovering after being thrown "like a football" into traffic on Rivers Avenue this week.
Two Colleton County residents were charged in connection with the death of a 13-year-old girl who was left in a vehicle on Monday.
Authorities in Berkeley County have named a suspect they believe is responsible for fatally shooting a man near Moncks Corner late last month.
An ex-North Charleston church volunteer accused of molesting more than a dozen children who were in his care was indicted by a Dorchester County grand jury and is facing 10 new criminal charges.
North Charleston police are asking the public for information on a vehicle they believe is connected to a man's fatal shooting earlier this month.
One of the South Carolina inmates who federal authorities say collectively extorted hundreds of thousands of dollars from service members, was sentenced to nearly four years in federal prison.
Authorities arrested two juveniles in connection with a shooting that injured a 10-year-old girl in North Charleston earlier last week.
A gunman described as a disgruntled Walmart employee fatally shot two co-workers and wounded a police officer before he was shot and arrested Tuesday at a Walmart store in northern Mississippi, authorities said.
South Carolina's State Law Enforcement Division is on track to replace a helicopter that crashed in Dorchester County last month after a panel of state lawmakers approved the agency's $2 million request Tuesday.
A newspaper thief, seen repeatedly on surveillance videos, was arrested Sunday morning after a Charleston Police stakeout.
Just after midnight, officers with the North Charleston Police Department and Dorchester County Sheriff's office responded to the Appian Way Apartments off of Patriot Boulevard. Police said the 10-year-old was struck by a bullet that entered through the apartment's wall.
A teenager and a juvenile have been arrested in connection with a double homicide in Hanahan, authorities said on Thursday.
Three men sentenced to die for crimes they committed in South Carolina are among the 61 inmates on federal death row whose execution arrangements can now move forward.
An armed Summerville man who threatened to make an employee at a North Charleston restaurant last spring "disappear" has been sentenced to three years in federal prison, the South Carolina U.S. Attorney's Office said.