Angie Jackson covers crime and breaking news for The Post and Courier. She previously covered the same beat for the Grand Rapids Press and MLive.com in Michigan. When she’s not reporting, Angie enjoys teaching yoga and exploring the outdoors.
A video of a man on the ground in a South Carolina prison yard, writhing in pain from stab wounds without aid for more than half an hour, is drawing renewed attention to the systemic problems that leave guards unable or unwilling to control violence or care for inmates within the prison walls.
Authorities in Atlanta have arrested a second suspect in connection with a fatal drive-by shooting in the parking lot of a North Charleston manufacturing facility.
Six months ago, Rashad Carraway stepped into an arena to say goodbye to his father, an officer killed in the line of duty. Rashad will return to the Florence Center on Saturday. But this gathering will be a joyous one.
A secret and a search warrant drew Florence officers to a combat veteran and a deadly trap that they couldn't escape. Seven officers were shot, two fatally, on Oct. 3, 2018, in the most horrific violence to ever befall their small town.
At least seven children have now told police they were molested by Marvin Gethers, a parent advocate at Dunston Elementary who was arrested in 2016 after a two-year investigation into possession of child pornography.
Court records indicated the homicide outside Cummins Turbo Technologies in North Charleston last month was gang-related.
The man was working with a dredging company when the vessel capsized near The Battery on Thursday night.
A tractor-trailer carrying an oversized load struck the College Park Road overpass.
No one was injured in the shooting at Northwoods Mall in February, but the gunfire sent shoppers running.
A hospital employee was in critical condition Wednesday after a patient opened fire in the emergency department of Regional Medical Center in Orangeburg, officials said.