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Berkeley County Coroner Responds To Fatal ATV Accident

ST. STEPHEN, S.C.–The Berkeley County Coroner’s Office is currently responding to a 4-wheeler accident with death, according to Coroner Bill Salisbury. The coroner stated that the accident happened near St. Stephen around 4 p.m. More details will be provided as it becomes available. In 2014, there were an estimated 93,700 ATV-related, emergency department-treated injuries in the United States. An estimated […]

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Law Enforcement Memorial Ceremony To Be Held Wednesday

The Tri-County Law Enforcement Memorial Ceremony will be held Wednesday, May 10,  at Park Circle in North Charleston at 11 am. Since the first known line-of-duty-death in 1791, more than 20,000 U.S. law enforcement officers have made the ultimate sacrifice. The Tri-County area experienced its first loss in 1879, when Charleston Police Sergeant John Harlow was shot and killed while […]

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Exchange Club Honors Berkeley County Deputy With Service Award

BERKELEY COUNTY, S.C.–The Exchange Club of Charleston recently recognized a Berkeley County deputy shot in the line of duty last year. On Thursday, Exchange members presented Cpl. Kimber Kist with the “Blue & Gold Wounded in Service Award, the club’s highest tribute to firefighters and law enforcement. She was presented with flowers, a medal and certificate. According to the National Exchange […]

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Deputies: Man Charged With Attempted Murder After Stabbing Girlfriend

BERKELEY COUNTY, S.C.–A Goose Creek man is behind bars after Berkeley County deputies say he stabbed his girlfriend in the neck and chest following an argument Tuesday in the couple’s vehicle. Deputies say the suspect, JD Gray II, was driving his truck with the victim inside of it as they returned to his home from Ryan’s Steakhouse in Summerville. According […]

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Red Cross Assisting Family In Moncks Corner After Home Fire

MONCKS CORNER, S.C.–American Red Cross disaster-trained volunteers are assisting a family whose home, located on Oakley Road in Moncks Corner, was damaged by a fire this morning. The Moncks Corner Rural Fire Department responded to the blaze. The Red Cross is helping two adults by providing financial assistance for food, clothing, other essentials, and comfort kits containing personal hygiene items. While spring may have sprung and […]

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Two Berkeley County Lawmen Inducted Into “Hall Of Fame” For Ultimate Sacrifice

BERKELEY COUNTY, S.C.–The South Carolina Law Enforcement Officers Hall of Fame held an induction ceremony Wednesday for seven South Carolina law enforcement officers killed in the line of duty. One of those officers, Allen L. Jacobs, died in 2016. The HOF also inducted six officers from years past–including two Berkeley County law enforcement officers. These officers were found to be line-of-duty […]

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Police Investigating Possible Rape Involving Goose Creek High Students

GOOSE CREEK, S.C.–After cell phone video surfaced of what appears to be an alleged sexual assault caught on camera involving Goose Creek High students, police are now investigating. According to an incident report, iPhone video uncovered at the school shows a 16-year-old female student in various sexual acts with two male students. According to a school resource officer, the victim […]