Officers clear up 13 South Carolina road laws

Highway laws can vary from state to state, but that's no excuse to break them. South Carolina law enforcement officials have seen plenty of misconception and oversights.

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Fire destroys Aiken apartment building

More than 20 people were left homeless after a fire destroyed an Aiken apartment building late Monday.Aiken Department of Public Safety Lt. Jake Mahoney said the department began receiving multiple calls for a fire at The Colony apartments...

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Meeting in Aiken will help churches develop security plans

The Aiken Department of Public Safety and FBI will be helping churches develop an emergency operation plan for active shooter situations at a meeting later this month.

Aiken fire engine, patrol car crash

Lt. Jake Mahoney said the vehicles were heading to a structure fire on Cherokee Street Southeast when the Ford F-700 fire rescue vehicle and a Chevrolet Impala patrol car collided.

5 charged in credit card 'cloning' thefts

Five people from outside the Augusta area have been arrested and more are being sought in a credit card cloning scheme that has been affecting Aiken, Richmond and Columbia County residents since May.

Aiken authorities seek suspects who used fake credit card

The Aiken Department of Public Safety is seeking two people who attempted to use a fraudulent credit card at an area Wal-Mart this month. According to a statement...

Autopsy results inconclusive in Aiken County death

Lauren McKinney, 28, was found in her Glendale Terrace Apartment around noon Tuesday.

Aiken woman found dead in apartment

Lauren McKinney, 28, was discovered at Glendale Terrace Apartments around noon, according to Aiken County Coroner Tim Carlton.