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Live 5 News Charleston
Sheriff's office reopening outbound lanes on Main Road to Johns Island at 5amThe Charleston County Sheriff's Office says they will reopen Main Road at 5 a.m
Sheriff's office reopening outbound lanes on Main Road to Johns Island at 5am
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 8 hours ago
The Charleston County Sheriff's Office says they will reopen Main Road at 5 a.m. Wednesday to outbound traffic from Johns Island. Officials say the road will reopen to traffic needing to get to Savannah Highway. Motorist will be instructed to drive... Read more
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ABC News 4 Charleston
Main Road to Johns Island closed tonight because of rising waterCHARLESTON, S.C. (WCIV) -- The Charleston County Sheriff's Office has closed al
Main Road to Johns Island closed tonight because of rising water
ABC News 4 Charleston / Posted 13 hours ago
CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCIV) -- The Charleston County Sheriff's Office has closed all lanes on Main Road toward Johns Island because of rising water. The road will remain closed until at least 5 a.m., Maj. Eric Watson said. He said travelers should be... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Sheriff's office closes all lanes on Main Road to Johns Island due to rising waterThe Charleston County Sheriff's Office has closed all lanes on Main Road to Joh
Sheriff's office closes all lanes on Main Road to Johns Island due to rising water
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 14 hours ago
The Charleston County Sheriff's Office has closed all lanes on Main Road to Johns Island due to rising water Tuesday night. "The roadway will remain closed until further notice," CCSO officials say. CCSO officials announced at 10:26 p.m. that the... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
TRAFFIC ALERT: Water in the roadway closes Main Rd at Hwy 17 and River Rd on Johns IslandThe Charleston County Sheriff's Office is diverting traffic on Main Road after
TRAFFIC ALERT: Water in the roadway closes Main Rd at Hwy 17 and River Rd on Johns Island
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted yesterday
The Charleston County Sheriff's Office is diverting traffic on Main Road after water was reported in the roadway. A representative says traffic is being diverted away from Main Rd and Highway 17 and Main Rd and River Rd. Live 5 News has reached out... Read more
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ABC News 4 Charleston
Abduction call leads to kidnapping, sex assault charges for Ravenel manRAVENEL, S.C. (WCIV) -- A Ravenel man was charged with kidnapping and sex assau
Abduction call leads to kidnapping, sex assault charges for Ravenel man
ABC News 4 Charleston / Posted 2 days ago
RAVENEL, S.C. (WCIV) -- A Ravenel man was charged with kidnapping and sex assault after a woman accused him of taking her and her 13-year-old daughter at knife point and sexually assaulting the girl and another child. According to the Charleston... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
One dead after car collides with tree, bursts into flames on Johns IslandCharleston Police confirmed officials responded shortly after 12 a.m. Saturday
One dead after car collides with tree, bursts into flames on Johns Island
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 4 days ago
Charleston Police confirmed officials responded shortly after 12 a.m. Saturday morning to a single car accident on Main Road on Johns Island. Officials cite an initial report of a red 2005 Nissan traveling southbound on Main Road near Mary Ann... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Dispatch reports fire on Main Road on Johns IslandDispatch confirmed a fire on Main Road on Johns Island around 12 a.m. Saturday
Dispatch reports fire on Main Road on Johns Island
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 4 days ago
Dispatch confirmed a fire on Main Road on Johns Island around 12 a.m. Saturday morning. St. Johns Fire has reportedly responded to the scene. A caller informed WCSC traffic was being redirected, and that Charleston County Sheriff's Office was also... Read more
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ABC News 4 Charleston
Suspect arrested in Ravenel gas station shootingNORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCIV) -- A man suspected in the shooting death of a Hol
Suspect arrested in Ravenel gas station shooting
ABC News 4 Charleston / Posted 4 days ago
NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCIV) -- A man suspected in the shooting death of a Hollywood man turned himself in Friday. According to Charleston County Sheriff's Office officials, Kyree Devon Waters turned himself in for his involvement in the death of... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Missing Mt. Pleasant man found safe in AikenA Mount Pleasant man missing since July has been located. The Charleston Count
Missing Mt. Pleasant man found safe in Aiken
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 4 days ago
A Mount Pleasant man missing since July has been located. The Charleston County Sheriff's Office says Jason Haynie was found on Friday in Aiken in good condition and unharmed. On July 11, Charleston County deputies responded to the area of Steed... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Ravenel murder suspect surrenders to Charleston County Sheriff's OfficeA 20-year-old man has surrendered to the Charleston County Sheriff's Office in
Ravenel murder suspect surrenders to Charleston County Sheriff's Office
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 4 days ago
A 20-year-old man has surrendered to the Charleston County Sheriff's Office in connection to a shooting at a gas station that took the life of a 24-year-old man in Ravenel. According to authorities, at 12 p.m. on Friday, Kyree Devon Waters turned... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Bond hearing set for man charged in strong armed robbery of 79-old womanCharleston police officials report Eugene Ricky Perry has been charged with Str
Bond hearing set for man charged in strong armed robbery of 79-old woman
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 5 days ago
Charleston police officials report Eugene Ricky Perry has been charged with Strong Arm Robbery in connection to an incident on August 20. A bond hearing is set for 2 p.m. today. An affidavit states Perry threw the victim, a 79-year-old woman, to... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Coroner identifies woman killed in Wadmalaw Island home fireThe Charleston County Coroner's Office has identified a 72-year-old woman who d
Coroner identifies woman killed in Wadmalaw Island home fire
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 5 days ago
The Charleston County Coroner's Office has identified a 72-year-old woman who died in a house fire on Wadmalaw Island. Authorities say Loretta Brown died at her home from smoke inhalation. The South Carolina Law Enforcement Division is... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Man gets life for Charleston Craigslist murder; Co-defendant gets 40 yearsOne of two men convicted of killing a 21-year-old man after arranging to purcha
Man gets life for Charleston Craigslist murder; Co-defendant gets 40 years
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 6 days ago
One of two men convicted of killing a 21-year-old man after arranging to purchase his pickup truck through Craigslist has been sentenced to life without parole. Jquan Scott was sentenced on Wednesday for the October 2013 murder of William "Alex"... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Man gets life for Charleston Craigslist murderA 21-year-old man was sentenced to life without parole for the fatal shooting o
Man gets life for Charleston Craigslist murder
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 6 days ago
A 21-year-old man was sentenced to life without parole for the fatal shooting of a man who had placed an ad for his truck through Craigslist. Jquan Scott was sentenced on Wednesday for the October 2013 murder of William "Alex" Apps. Investigators... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Men convicted in Charleston Craigslist murder to be sentenced WednesdayTwo men convicted of killing a 21-year-old man after arranging to purchase his
Men convicted in Charleston Craigslist murder to be sentenced Wednesday
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 7 days ago
Two men convicted of killing a 21-year-old man after arranging to purchase his pickup truck through Craigslist will be sentenced on Wednesday. Jquan Scott and Isaac Rommel Williams are charged with the October 2013 murder of William "Alex"... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
One missing, presumed dead after Wadmalaw house fireCharleston County deputies say one person is unaccounted for and presumed dead
One missing, presumed dead after Wadmalaw house fire
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 8 days ago
Charleston County deputies say one person is unaccounted for and presumed dead after a fire was fought at a Wadmalaw Island home Tuesday morning. Charleston County dispatchers say emergency responders were called to a home on the 2600 block of Boy... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
TRAFFIC ALERT: Two lanes blocked on Ravenel Bridge following accident, traffic stop-and-go on the CrosstownTwo lanes are blocked on the Ravenel Bridge as officers respond to an accident.
TRAFFIC ALERT: Two lanes blocked on Ravenel Bridge following accident, traffic stop-and-go on the Crosstown
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 8 days ago
Two lanes are blocked on the Ravenel Bridge as officers respond to an accident. As of just before 8 a.m., traffic is slowing going toward toward downtown Charleston from Mount Pleasant. Traffic is stop-and-go as deputies respond to an accident on... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Local churches, synagogues receiving security training after Emanuel AME shootingTwo months after the Emanuel AME Church shooting, local churches and synagogues
Local churches, synagogues receiving security training after Emanuel AME shooting
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 8 days ago
Two months after the Emanuel AME Church shooting, local churches and synagogues are learning how to protect their places of worship. This week, the Charleston County Sheriff's Office is sponsoring a week long series of seminars titled, "Protecting... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Local churches, synagogues getting security training after Emanuel AME shootingTwo months after the Emanuel AME Church shooting, local churches and synagogues
Local churches, synagogues getting security training after Emanuel AME shooting
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 8 days ago
Two months after the Emanuel AME Church shooting, local churches and synagogues are learning how to protect their places of worship. This week, the Charleston County Sheriff's Office is sponsoring a week long series of seminars titled, "Protecting... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Victim identified in fatal single car accident in AwendawThe victim in a single-car accident in Awendaw Sunday afternoon has been identi
Victim identified in fatal single car accident in Awendaw
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 9 days ago
The victim in a single-car accident in Awendaw Sunday afternoon has been identified. Rex Porter, 30, of Huger, died on the scene from injuries he suffered in the crash, according to Charleston County Dep. Coroner Kimberly Rhoton. Officials said a... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
One-day seminars designed to help places of worship stay safeCharleston County deputies are working to help Lowcountry churches stay safe am
One-day seminars designed to help places of worship stay safe
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 9 days ago
Charleston County deputies are working to help Lowcountry churches stay safe amid recent attacks on places of worship across the country. A one-day seminar being offered Monday and repeated Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday focuses on the... Read more
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ABC News 4 Charleston
Driver killed in Awendaw accidentAWENDAW, S.C. (WCIV) -- Charleston County Sheriff's Office deputies responded t
Driver killed in Awendaw accident
ABC News 4 Charleston / Posted 9 days ago
AWENDAW, S.C. (WCIV) -- Charleston County Sheriff's Office deputies responded to a single vehicle accident on Halfway Creek Road Sunday. According to CCSO officials, the accident happened just after 5 p.m. when a white Toyota Tundra heading south on... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Man wanted for burglary, larceny of fuel arrestedA man wanted by the Colleton County Sheriff's Office on charges of burglary-sec
Man wanted for burglary, larceny of fuel arrested
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 9 days ago
A man wanted by the Colleton County Sheriff's Office on charges of burglary-second degree and larceny of fuel from a vehicle has been arrested. A representative with the office says Enos Legare Reeves II was arrested by the Charleston County... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
One dead after single car accident in AwendawCharleston County Sheriff deputies say they are investigating after one person
One dead after single car accident in Awendaw
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 9 days ago
Charleston County Sheriff deputies say they are investigating after one person died in a single car accident that happened this afternoon. Authorities say it happened just after 5:00 p.m. on Halfway Creek Road. Officials say a white Toyota Tundra... Read more
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ABC News 4 Charleston
1 killed, 3 others injured in crash on Highway 17 in RavenelRAVENEL, S.C. (WCIV) -- One person was killed and three others were injured in
1 killed, 3 others injured in crash on Highway 17 in Ravenel
ABC News 4 Charleston / Posted 10 days ago
RAVENEL, S.C. (WCIV) -- One person was killed and three others were injured in a two-car crash involving a Berkeley Electric truck in Ravenel late Saturday morning. According to the Charleston County Sheriff's Office, the crash happened on Highway... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
One killed in accident involving utility truck in RavenelA release from the Charleston County Sheriff's Office says one person is dead a
One killed in accident involving utility truck in Ravenel
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 10 days ago
A release from the Charleston County Sheriff's Office says one person is dead after a two-car accident involving a utility truck in Ravenel. They say the accident happened on the 4500 block of US Highway 17 North. Initial reports say a Nissan... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Car accident causes Savannah Highway road closureAuthorities with the Charleston County Sheriff's office say Savannah Highway so
Car accident causes Savannah Highway road closure
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 11 days ago
Authorities with the Charleston County Sheriff's office say Savannah Highway southbound and northbound lanes just south of Highway 162 are closed following a vehicle accident. All motorists are advised to avoid the area. Injuries have been reported... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Live wires down after single vehicle collision on Berrywood DriveThe Charleston County Sheriff's office reported a single vehicle collision with
Live wires down after single vehicle collision on Berrywood Drive
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 11 days ago
The Charleston County Sheriff's office reported a single vehicle collision with a SC Electric & Gas pole Saturday morning shortly before 9 a.m. Live wires are reported down. Highway 78 at Berrywood Drive in Ladson is temporarily shut down while SC... Read more
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Yahoo News
Dylann Roof, who is accused of gunning down nine parishioners at a black church in Charleston | View photo - Yahoo News July 31, 2015 12:57 PM This June...
Dylann Roof, who is accused of gunning down nine parishioners at a black church in Charleston
Yahoo News / Posted 11 days ago
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Yahoo News
Nashville hotel cancels reservations for hate group CCC, cited by Dylann Roof John Hill, with the South Carolina Council of Conservative Citizens, speaks d
Nashville hotel cancels reservations for hate group CCC, cited by Dylann Roof
Yahoo News / Posted 11 days ago
John Hill, with the South Carolina Council of Conservative Citizens, speaks during a news conference … A Nashville hotel canceled reservations for an annual conference of... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
New bullet-proof vests for Tri-County K9 units, thanks to fundraising effortsIn just three months, the Tri-county community came together to raise $12,000,
New bullet-proof vests for Tri-County K9 units, thanks to fundraising efforts
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 12 days ago
In just three months, the Tri-county community came together to raise $12,000, funding 12 ballistic vests for K9 units in various Lowcountry law enforcement agencies. On Thursday, former officer Allen Hall made the presentation inside the Charleston... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Tri-County law enforcement agencies to receive bulletproof K9 vests ThursdayThe Charleston County Sheriff's Office will be one of several Tri-County law en
Tri-County law enforcement agencies to receive bulletproof K9 vests Thursday
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 14 days ago
The Charleston County Sheriff's Office will be one of several Tri-County law enforcement agencies to receive donated ballistic K9 vests on Thursday. Allen Hall, a former law enforcement officer, will present the vests at the sheriff's office in... Read more
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ABC News 4 Charleston
State task force takes on Internet predators to protect childrenMOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. (WCIV) -- State prosecutors call it one of the fastest gro
State task force takes on Internet predators to protect children
ABC News 4 Charleston / Posted 14 days ago
MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. (WCIV) -- State prosecutors call it one of the fastest growing crimes in South Carolina -- and children are the victims. The Attorney General's office has a special unit devoted to tracking people who look for kids on the... Read more
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Charleston City Paper
Church security seminar to offer practical and spiritual adviceSeacoast Church in Mt. Pleasant will host a church security conference Aug. 28-
Church security seminar to offer practical and spiritual advice
Charleston City Paper / Posted 15 days ago
Seacoast Church in Mt. Pleasant will host a church security conference Aug. 28-29 put on by Sheepdog Seminars for Churches, a Texas-based organization that teaches both practical and spiritual responses to the threat of violence. The seminar is one... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Victim identified in fatal Ravenel shooting, investigation continuingOne person is dead after a shooting at a Kangaroo Gas Station in Ravenel Sunday
Victim identified in fatal Ravenel shooting, investigation continuing
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 16 days ago
One person is dead after a shooting at a Kangaroo Gas Station in Ravenel Sunday morning. The Charleston County Coroner reported Richard Butler, 24, of Hollywood died at 5:27 a.m. at MUSC from a gunshot wound Charleston County Sheriff's deputies... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Man identified after fatal shooting near Bell Drive in LincolnvilleThe Charleston County Coroner has identified the body of a man who was found de
Man identified after fatal shooting near Bell Drive in Lincolnville
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 17 days ago
The Charleston County Coroner has identified the body of a man who was found dead in the area of Bell Drive in Lincolnville Friday night. Officials say 25 year old Tyrell Bess of Ladson died on the scene from a gunshot wound. Charleston County... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
One dead, one hospitalized following shooting, standoff in Charleston CountyAccording to the Charleston County Coroner, a man has died following a reported
One dead, one hospitalized following shooting, standoff in Charleston County
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 17 days ago
According to the Charleston County Coroner, a man has died following a reported shooting incident and standoff situation in Charleston County. Officials say 25 year old Cordell Bennett of North Charleston died at MUSC around 3:45 a.m. Saturday... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Your Week in Viral Videos: The heroes Canada needsAccident reported on I-526 near Glenn McConnell exitAccident reported on I-526
Your Week in Viral Videos: The heroes Canada needs
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 18 days ago
Accident reported on I-526 near Glenn McConnell exitAccident reported on I-526 near Glenn McConnell exit Police and EMS are on the scene of a car accident on I-526 near the Glenn McConnell Pkwy exit.More >> Police and EMS are on the scene of a car... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Deceased man found after reports of shots fired in area of Bell DriveCharleston County Sheriff's Office deputies responded to reports of shots being
Deceased man found after reports of shots fired in area of Bell Drive
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 18 days ago
Charleston County Sheriff's Office deputies responded to reports of shots being fired Friday night in the area of Bell Drive. Officials say the call came in around 10 p.m. A deceased black male between the ages of 25 to 35 was discovered off the... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Deputies reported hearing gunshot from home before end of standoffCharleston County deputies reported hearing at least one gunshot coming from th
Deputies reported hearing gunshot from home before end of standoff
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 18 days ago
Charleston County deputies reported hearing at least one gunshot coming from the interior of a home where they say a man was barricaded following a shooting Friday morning. Detectives found a handgun at the scene in the same room where the man was... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Man involved in standoff taken to hospitalThe man said to have been in a standoff with Charleston County deputies and a S
Man involved in standoff taken to hospital
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 19 days ago
The man said to have been in a standoff with Charleston County deputies and a SWAT team has been taken to an area hospital. A robot deployed into a home in the 4,000 block of West Montague Avenue located a man on the floor inside, unresponsive but... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Deputies, SWAT resolve scene of shooting, standoffCharleston County deputies and North Charleston police have resolved the "barri
Deputies, SWAT resolve scene of shooting, standoff
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 19 days ago
Charleston County deputies and North Charleston police have resolved the "barricaded suspect situation at a home on West Montague Avenue. Charleston County dispatchers received a call from a woman claiming to have been shot in a home in the... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Charleston Co. Sheriff's Office recognizes youth baseball campThe Charleston County Sheriff's Office has recognized the Charleston Power Brig
Charleston Co. Sheriff's Office recognizes youth baseball camp
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 20 days ago
The Charleston County Sheriff's Office has recognized the Charleston Power Brigade Youth Baseball Camp for outstanding volunteer and community service. The camp just held its annual summer camp last week at Wescott Park where 105 kids from the... Read more
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ABC News 4 Charleston
Sheriff's Office offering safety and security training for places of worshipNORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. — Following months of violence and vandalism at area chu
Sheriff's Office offering safety and security training for places of worship
ABC News 4 Charleston / Posted 20 days ago
NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. — Following months of violence and vandalism at area churches, Charleston law enforcement officials are taking steps to help members of the local religious community keep themselves and their places of worship safe. The... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Charleston Co. Sheriff's Office hosting safety training sessions for places of worshipThe Charleston County Sheriff's Office plans to host a faith based community se
Charleston Co. Sheriff's Office hosting safety training sessions for places of worship
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 22 days ago
The Charleston County Sheriff's Office plans to host a faith based community security and safety training seminar. A release says the event is being held due to recent events that have happened in Charleston and around the county. It says safety and... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Detectives release surveillance photos of wanted James Island thiefDetectives in Charleston County have released pictures of a man wanted for stea
Detectives release surveillance photos of wanted James Island thief
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 25 days ago
Detectives in Charleston County have released pictures of a man wanted for stealing a woman's credit cards and using them to buy various merchandise. The victim told investigators with the Charleston County Sheriff's Office that someone stole her... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Charleston Co. authorities suspend search for missing woman at Seabrook IslandCharleston County Sheriff's Office officials announced Friday afternoon that th
Charleston Co. authorities suspend search for missing woman at Seabrook Island
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 25 days ago
Charleston County Sheriff's Office officials announced Friday afternoon that they are suspending the search for a 26-year-old woman reported missing by her family. Authorities say Lauren Helmer was last seen Wednesday night some time after 8 p.m. at... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Traffic moving after accident in WB I-526 lane on Wando BridgeFamily of USC student who died in boat crash among many calling for new lawsFam
Traffic moving after accident in WB I-526 lane on Wando Bridge
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 26 days ago
Family of USC student who died in boat crash among many calling for new lawsFamily of USC student who died in boat crash among many calling for new laws With 13 boating-related deaths so far this summer in the Palmetto State, state officials are now... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Charleston Co. authorities searching for missing woman at Seabrook IslandCharleston County deputies are searching for a 26-year-old woman reported missi
Charleston Co. authorities searching for missing woman at Seabrook Island
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 26 days ago
Charleston County deputies are searching for a 26-year-old woman reported missing by her family. Authorities say Lauren Helmer was last seen Wednesday night some time after 8 p.m. at a home on Seabrook Island, according to Charleston County... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Coast Guard joins search for missing person in area of Long IslandFamily of USC student who died in boat crash among many calling for new lawsFam
Coast Guard joins search for missing person in area of Long Island
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 26 days ago
Family of USC student who died in boat crash among many calling for new lawsFamily of USC student who died in boat crash among many calling for new laws With 13 boating-related deaths so far this summer in the Palmetto State, state officials are now... Read more
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