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11:01 am on Sunday April 29, 2012

After road rage incident, suspects strand car in ditch

Another bizarre crime story where on early Friday morning, Jamey Marshall Koon, 33, and Melanie Dawn Steen, 35, are accused in a road rage incident off I-26 in North Charleston involving assaulting a black family and attempting to ram that family's...
11:06 am on Thursday April 26, 2012

Six suspects identified in $15,000 theft of sunglasses from store

Beaufort County Sheriff's Office The sixth suspect is believed to be a juvenile male and is not being named or pictured. Remember how police were searching for several women they believed were responsible for the disappearance of some $15,000 worth...
5:22 am on Thursday March 22, 2012

Five suspects in custody after St. Helena home invasion

Five are in police custody — including one family member of the victims — after a home invasion and subsequent manhunt that started Monday at 4 a.m. on St. Helena Island. Arrested and charged with 1st degree Burglary, Kidnapping, Assault and Battery...
3:53 pm on Wednesday July 2, 2008

Sanford vetoes DNA sampling bill

Image by flickr user DimsumDarrenImage by 20080702dna.jpg Vials of blood can be used to collect DNA. It's a touchy concept of crime fighting. In some ways it's the perfect fingerprinting, in other ways its the perfect way to plant evidence. Governor...
4:58 am on Monday June 30, 2008

DNA sampling bill on Sanford's desk

A bill that would allow law enforcement officials to collect some suspects' DNA at the time of arrest is now on Gov. Mark Sanford's desk. Several local law enforcement officials are backing the bill. Sanford vetoed the bill last year, citing privacy...