1 arrested in Aiken county child pornography investigation

An Aiken County Sheriff's Office undercover investigation into the distribution of child pornography netted one arrest, officials announced...

Aiken County couple dead in murder-suicide

...himself, according to a statement from Coroner Tim Carlton.Family members called 911 about 1:30 a.m., and an Aiken County sheriff's deputy and New Ellenton police officer discovered the bodies, the coroner said.An autopsy is scheduled...

North Augusta home fire kills 2

...unresponsive outside the home. The second person was located by firefighters in the front bedroom of the home.According to an Aiken County sheriff's news release, eight people were sleeping in the home when the fire started. The two victims ? whose residence...

Aiken County sheriff's deputy released from hospital after crash

An Aiken County deputy has been released from the hospital after his patrol car was damaged in a crash Tuesday evening.Deputy Brian Gray was...

Aiken officer injured in crash

The South Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating a crash which sent an Aiken County deputy to the hospital Tuesday evening.Approximately 10:26 p.m., a Chevrolet pick-up truck crashed into the driver's...

Disease linked to Aiken inmate's death

An Aiken County inmate who died Friday suffered from sickle cell anemia, officials confirmed today.

Aiken County deputy fired; may have provided ID to minor

An Aiken County sheriff's deputy was fired last month due to "conduct unbecoming of an officer," Capt. Eric Abdullah said Monday.Officials...

Captured Aiken County burglary suspect identified

...several burglaries throughout Aiken County was arrested after a manhunt Monday, deputies said.About 10:05 a.m., an Aiken County sheriff's deputy spotted Dontez D. Hubert, 18, who is accused of committing several burglaries in the area...

SLED investigates ex-Aiken deputy

The South Carolina Law Enforcement Division is investigating an Aiken County detention center deputy who was recently fired for policy violations.The allegations of misconduct go back to September, but...

Details offered in 2013 Aiken K-9 death

AIKEN- Authorities say an Aiken County deputy was disciplined last year after the death of a police dog left in a hot car.Sheriff's Capt. Eric Abdulla told The Aiken...