Aiken authorities to tell offenders of crimes' effect

At the Safe Communities Offender Notification meeting Thursday, offenders meet with law enforcement officials and community members to hear the effects of their crimes.

Aiken police seeking suspect in Whiskey Road Walmart parking lot robbery

Cortavious Darshun Johnson, 23, of Augusta, is wanted on a charge of armed robbery by the Aiken Department of Public Safety.

Aiken police get narcotics dog from NFL quarterback grant

Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger announced Thursday his foundation will be distributing the grant to Aiken Public Safety when the Steelers play the Carolina Panthers on Sunday.

First responders honored at special church service

Sunday marked the sixth running of Lakeside Baptist Church's 911 Honor service. Its goal is to bring members of the local first responder community together under one roof.

Boil water advisory lifted for Aiken neighborhood

...Whiskey Road between Sharyn and Shannon lanes, officials announced Sunday.According to a statement from the Aiken Department of Public Safety, water sample tests found no signs of contamination due to a water main break early Saturday.

Police getting too militarized

Rest assured, there will be more incidents such as Ferguson, Mo.

3-year-old girl dies after being hit by golf car at Aiken Regional Medical Center

A 3-year-old Graniteville girl hit by a golf car driven by an Aiken Regional Medical Centers security guard on Monday has died, Coroner Tim Carlton said Tuesday.

Aiken investigators make arrest in 2013 burglary case

Aiken County deputies arrested a 32-year-old woman Wednesday on charges of first-degree burglary and grand larceny.

Police arrest man in mountain lion case

Billy J. Lunsford, 55, was arrested on a charge of providing false information to a public safety officer after he said his black, domesticated mountain lion was stolen.

Arrest warrant obtained for man who reported missing mountain lion

Police are seeking a North Augusta man who they say filed a false report of a missing mountain lion in Aiken Sunday.