Authorities are investigating after gunfire injured one person and damaged vehicles during an alumni basketball game Friday night outside the shuttered Lincoln High School in McClellanville.
A male pedestrian was struck by a vehicle traveling north on Sam Rittenberg Boulevard late on Nov. 24. The victim died at the scene.
A Berkeley County task force began their investigation in May after receiving a tip that 41-year-old Jason B. Hall was distributing meth in Hanahan, officials said.
Investigators later learned that while the alleged carjacking and car crash were connected, the crash was not an accident, police spokesman Harve Jacobs said.
All four defendants provided statements to authorities admitting their role in the shooting, according to arrest warrant affidavits.
After entertaining friends in October 2020 at the Fripp Island home he shared with his wife, Tom Steffner was shot dead by a security guard employed by the private homeowners association that guards the island. What led to his shooting death is the subject of a lawsuit.
Someone used a metal detector to dig 19 holes in search of artifacts at the Charles Pinckney National Historic Site, which once was the plantation home of the 37th governor of South Carolina and a signer of the U.S. Constitution, officials said.
The suspect in a Christmas parade crash in suburban Milwaukee that killed five people was due in court Tuesday where five homicide charges were expected to be filed, a crime that can carry the stiffest penalty possible under Wisconsin law — mandatory life in prison.
In a mixed verdict, a jury awarded more than $25 million in damages Tuesday against white nationalist leaders and organizations for violence that erupted during the 2017 Unite the Right rally in Charlottesville.
Officers responded at about 8:55 p.m. to reports of shots fired in the Forest Hills neighborhood at Oldridge Road and Warsaw Road, which is off of Dorchester Road. Police found the victim with a gunshot wound.
A Kansas City man who has been jailed for more than 40 years for three murders was wrongfully convicted in 1979 and will be released, a Missouri judge ruled Tuesday.
The case of three White men charged with murder in the killing of Ahmaud Arbery went to the jury Tuesday after a nearly two-week trial in which prosecutors argued that the defendants provoked the fatal confrontation and defense attorneys insisted their clients acted in self-defense.
The former officer allegedly “grabbed a restrained victim around the neck and threw him against the wall,” causing the victim to hit his head, according to arrest affidavits.
Deputies activated their blue lights, but the suspect continued to drive, his car plowing over several marked gravestones, according to an incident report.
An inmate admitted during an interview that Misty Dawn Lee had brought him cigarettes, a marijuana vape pen and lighters.
The man suspected of plowing his SUV into a Christmas parade in suburban Milwaukee, killing at least five people and injuring 48, had left the scene of a domestic dispute just minutes before, Waukesha's police chief said Monday.
Protesters marched through the streets of Charleston's downtown peninsula on Nov. 21 to express their outrage at the acquittal of Kyle Rittenhouse in a divisive trial that sparked debate of gun rights and racial justice across the United States.
Sean Brown's arrest comes nearly one month after Reginald Hamilton, 35, was found shot to death in the parking lot of the Economy Inn and Suites off Rivers Avenue.
A fourth person has been arrested in the investigation by law enforcement officers into drugs, prostitution and pornography at a West Ashley home.
He was charged with homicide, attempted homicide and reckless endangering for killing two men and wounding a third with an AR-style semi-automatic rifle in the summer of 2020 during a tumultuous night of protests over the shooting of a Black man, Jacob Blake, by a white Kenosha police officer.
A state grand jury handed down five indictments totaling 27 offenses Nov. 19 against Alex Murdaugh, alleging the disgraced attorney engaged in a multitude of financial crimes across five different counties.
Charles Mincey admitted in a plea agreement filed Nov. 17 in U.S. District Court that he schemed with an accomplice to file dozens of falsified grant applications to obtain funds for repairing homes owned by low-income people and veterans.
Authorities executed a search warrant of the property on Nov. 16, which revealed myriad drug-related evidence, according to arrest warrant affidavits.
A judge has denied bond for a woman accused of coercing a 17-year-old girl to engage in commercial sex, the third defendant charged in a federal sex trafficking case that ensnared a Mount Pleasant businessman.
Nine people have been arrested in recent months in a federal investigation into a drug trafficking ring authorities say was responsible for bringing vast quantities of a powerful and deadly opioid to the Lowcountry, according to newly filed court records.
Manhattan judge Ellen Biben dismissed the convictions of Muhammad Aziz and the late Khalil Islam, after prosecutors and the men's lawyers said a renewed investigation found new evidence that the men were not involved with the killing and determined that authorities withheld some of what they knew.
Alex Murdaugh has asked a judge to drop civil claims contending the suspended lawyer pocketed millions from the family of his deceased housekeeper. The housekeeper’s sons accused Murdaugh of using a fake bank account to misdirect millions of dollars from a wrongful-death settlement negotiated on their behalf.
Dorchester County sheriff’s officers charged Archimedes Bernard Bateman, 26, on Nov. 17 with contributing to the delinquency of a minor. He was taken to the county’s detention center following his arrest the same day.
The 9th Circuit Solicitor's Office dismissed charges against Williams in a Nov. 16 court filing, citing the mother's guilty plea to the homicide offense.
Orangeburg officials also have apologized to Clarence Gailyard and are reviewing the Police Department's use of force policies, City Administrator Sidney Evering said in a statement released by Gailyard's lawyer Justin Bamberg. The city's insurance will cover the payment.
The New York Times reported Wednesday that Muhammad Aziz and the late Khalil Islam, who spent decades in prison for the crime, were being exonerated after a nearly two-year investigation by their lawyers and the Manhattan district attorney's office. A court date is expected Thursday.
The Charleston County Sheriff's Office is investigating a "suspicious" fire during the early morning hours Nov. 17 at a Johns Island gas station.
U.S. District Court Judge Margaret B. Seymour approved the settlement at a virtual conference held on Nov. 16, with an official order to be filed later, according to court records.
Inmate Durell Butler was pronounced dead about 2 a.m. at the Sheriff Al Cannon Detention Center, according to Charleston County Coroner Bobbi Jo O’Neal.
George Hall, a federal inmate at Estill Federal Correctional Institution in Hampton, was found guilty of assault with a dangerous weapon with intent to cause injury and assault resulting in serious injuries.
The jury began deliberating Tuesday at the murder trial of Kyle Rittenhouse after listening to dueling portrayals of him as a "wannabe soldier" who went looking for the trouble, or a concerned citizen who came under attack while trying to protect property.
Marion Grice, 25, died at A1 Grocery on Dorchester Road from a gunshot wound, according to the Charleston County coroner. Grice was from North Charleston.
A judge denied mistrial requests on Monday at the trial of three white men charged with murdering Ahmaud Arbery after defense attorneys claimed jurors were tainted by weeping from the gallery where the slain Black man's parents sat with the Rev. Jesse Jackson.
Willie Darby, 24, is charged with murder in the killing of a 29-year-old man at Palmetto Grove Apartments, 7927 St. Ives Road, according to North Charleston police spokesman Harve Jacobs.
A school bus driver was fired and deputies are investigating after "hundreds" of text messages were found between the man and a teen whose uncle found and reported the communications.
A South Carolina man who killed a 2-year-old child found with bruises and bite marks all over his body and signs of sexual abuse has been sentenced to life in prison after agreeing to plead guilty.
Detectives spoke with witnesses and examined video footage, the latter of which captured the defendant shooting the victim with a handgun, according to an arrest affidavit.
Alexis Grant, 27, was arrested May 12, 2017, on allegations she abused her 1-year-old son, Vashawn Williams Jr., causing the boy's death at Intown Suites, 8082 Rivers Ave. in North Charleston.
A North Charleston intelligence-led policing unit, along with U.S. Marshals, found Keano Ante Simmons on Nov. 10 at a Goose Creek home, according to police.
The murder case against Kyle Rittenhouse was thrown into jeopardy Wednesday when his lawyers asked for a mistrial over what appeared to be out-of-bounds questions asked of Rittenhouse by the chief prosecutor. The judge did not immediately rule on the request.
A suspect in the September fatal shooting on Savannah Highway in Ravenel was killed a week after the incident occurred, court records show. It’s unclear whether the two fatal shootings are related.