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5:07 am on Wednesday August 29, 2012

Charleston sheriff Al Cannon arrested, charged with assault and battery

Charleston County Sheriff J. Al Cannon Jr. Charleston County Sheriff Al Cannon was charged with assault and battery following an investigation by the State Law Enforcement Department over a January incident in which Cannon allegedly slapped a...
9:25 am on Sunday October 19, 2008

Charges dropped in cross burning

Misdemeanor charges against three teens have been dropped in a September 6th cross burning incident. The 9th Circuit Solicitor's Office dropped the charges over a lack of evidence. Those teens that were accused are Joseph Wayne Chaplin Jr., Robert...
12:23 pm on Friday September 12, 2008

Cross burning allegedly by teenagers as crime of tomfoolery

Nearly a week ago three white teens were reportedly witnessed burning wooden crosses in Meggett. None of the teens are suspected of association with any organized hate groups, so what would have prompted them to desecrate this prominent religious...
11:19 pm on Tuesday July 15, 2008

Bad behavior makes for bad nights, amusing court dates

Image by flickr user ninjapoodles (background added to widen image)Image by 20080716drunkcruisin.jpg Drinking like this leads to good times, but get busted and you'll have a hefty fine to go with the hangover. When a story about a surfer's court...