Summerville police Lt. Chris Hirsch said the department was conducting the audit with assistance from State Law Enforcement Division after former officer Wade Rollings was arrested in December on allegations he stole almost $7,500 in cash from the department. 

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Alex Murdaugh, the disgraced attorney whose prominent family was long thought untouchable in Hampton County, will be stuck in jail for at least another week. He was denied bond Oct. 19 as he awaits trial on allegations that he plundered millions from the family of his late housekeeper.

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The family of a slain Florence County sheriff's investigator claims in a new lawsuit that U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs employees were aware of the danger posed by Fred Hopkins, who had told staff members at a VA hospital numerous times that "if the police ever come to my house, they aren't leaving alive."

Summerville police Lt. Chris Hirsch said the department was conducting the audit with assistance from State Law Enforcement Division after former officer Wade Rollings was arrested in December on allegations he stole almost $7,500 in cash from the department. 

Charleston City Council gave the go-ahead for police to reinstate its mounted patrol unit. It will be the first time in 10 years a mounted patrol will pound the city’s cobblestone streets.

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Alex Murdaugh, the disgraced attorney whose prominent family was long thought untouchable in Hampton County, will be stuck in jail for at least another week. He was denied bond Oct. 19 as he awaits trial on allegations that he plundered millions from the family of his late housekeeper.

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