New K-9 named for fallen Officer Scotty Richardson hard at work for Aiken police

Scooter - named after fallen Officer Scotty Richardson - has big shoes to fill at the Aiken Department of Public Safety.

Aiken County suspect wanted in armed robbery

The Aiken Department of Public Safety is asking for help in identifying a man who robbed a woman at knifepoint.On Feb. 3, a man approached the female victim as she...

Aiken County coroner releases names in 2 fatal traffic accidents

Two separate traffic accidents resulted in a pair of fatalities Tuesday in Aiken County.

One dead in afternoon Aiken traffic accident on Richland Avenue

A person has died following an afternoon traffic accident in Aiken.

Motorist, 50, killed in Aiken crash

A single-vehicle crash killed a 50-year-old Aiken man Friday morning.

Aiken County collision sends three to hospital

An Aiken County traffic accident hospitalized three people Monday evening.Around 7:01 p.m., the Aiken Department of Public Safety responded to a collision at the intersection of Richland Avenue and Shadow Drive. A vehicle traveling westbound...

Aiken authorities seek armed robbery suspect

Aiken authorities are seeking help in identifying a man who robbed two people at gunpoint last month.

Officials warn against celebratory gunfire on New Year's

Leave the New Year's celebratory gunfire to the cowboys of the Old West, local law enforcement officials say. You might be putting others in harm's way.

Aiken shooting hospitalizes 1

...hospitalized following a shooting on Brandt Court in Aiken Saturday.The shooting happened about 5:30 p.m., Aiken Department of Public Safety Detective Jeremy Hembree said. The victim, a female, was taken to Georgia Regents Medical Center to receive...

Number of officers feloniously killed in line of duty declining, report shows

According the Federal Bureau of Investigation Uniform Crime Reports, the number of officers feloniously killed has been on a steady decline since 2011.