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Police: After 10-hour standoff, officers fatally shoot man they suspect of wounding deputy

...shot at officers and they returned fire, the chief said.Berkeley County Sheriff Butch Henerey said authorities received a tip...the identification of Caldwell as suspect in the wounding of Berkeley County sheriff's Lt. Will Rogers on May 14.The sheriff...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-21/police-after-10-hour-standoff
Across South Carolina

...gas station.Law enforcement agents searched an area south of Moncks Corner through the day Friday for the man who wounded Berkeley County Sheriff's Lt. Will Rogers late Thursday night.Authorities say they have several leads. More than 50 officers and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-16/across-south-carolina
SC getting Volvo, 4,000 jobs

...expected to make about 100,000 vehicles a year, initially. The company says it expects to employ about 2,000 people at the Berkeley County plant over the next decade. That could grow to 4,000 workers eventually. South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley planned...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-05-11/scgets-volvo-4000-jobs
Report: Berkeley County sheriff drove 100 mph after hit-and-run

CHARLESTON, S.C. - State police reports accuse Berkeley County Sheriff Wayne DeWitt of driving more than 100 mph...discharging the duties of the office of the Sheriff of Berkeley County and restoring the public's trust in me."A crash...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-01-05/report-berkeley-county
Proceed with caution

...Often, it's because of alcohol.In separate cases, a University of Minnesota student and a University of California-Berkeley student went missing recently after leaving a bar and a party, respectively. The latter, a soccer star, died running across...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-04-11/proceed-caution
'Entopreneurs' feed growing appetite for edible insects

...to be my everyday snack, but I think it's fun and I think it's cool."Across San Francisco Bay inside at a kitchen in Berkeley, Megan Miller and her assistants shape clumps of orange-ginger cookie dough. The key ingredient: flour made from ground-up...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-19/entopreneurs-feed-growing-
Police: Missouri officer kills man who pulled gun

BERKELEY, Mo. - A suburban St. Louis police officer shot...officers at the scene of the late Tuesday shooting in Berkeley, Missouri. Police have not released details of any arrests. Berkeley is just a few miles from Ferguson, where a white...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-12-24/police-missouri-officer-kill
Protests follow another police shooting

BERKELEY, Mo. - Violent protests broke out again...m. Tuesday at a convenience store in Berkeley, Missouri, just a few miles from Ferguson...County Police Chief Jon Belmar says the Berkeley shooting victim was black and the officer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-12-24/protests-follow-another-poli
Across the region

Sheriff faces charge of DUI after wreckHANAHAN, S.C. - Berkeley County's sheriff was charged with DUI after an early-morning wreck, the South Carolina Highway Patrol says.Patrol Sgt...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-12-28/across-region
Across South Carolina

Judge questioning sheriff's DUI arrestHANAHAN, S.C. - A judge is questioning a state trooper's arrest of the Berkeley County sheriff on drunken driving and hit and run charges, saying South Carolina law only allows the county coroner to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-12-29/across-south-carolina