Officers clear up 13 South Carolina road laws

...hit with charges. If a driver is distracted by the pet, it could lead to ticketing offenses such as negligence.Bluffton police Lt. Donald Chandler said it is illegal to drive a vehicle that is overloaded ? obstructing the view of the driver...

Two teens say beating was initiation into 'Latin Mafia'

...Beaufort County Sheriff's Office was called in by the Bluffton Police Department to help investigate the case. The police...the two boys were not charged with a crime because Bluffton police said Francisco was apparently willing to be hit...

Savannah cop quits after fight over phone

...about "rebellious" behavior, Bluffton police reported."The argument got physical," Bluffton police Chief David McAllister said...According to an incident report, Bluffton police were dispatched to Hammond's...

Two boys accused in beating face charges of manslaughter

...13-year-old and 14-year-old, turned themselves in to Bluffton police Wednesday after an autopsy Tuesday confirmed that...injuries he suffered in the beating March 28, said Bluffton Police Chief John Brown. "Unfortunately, because of the...

Beaten boy OK'd assault

...four days after he was beaten in the chest in what Bluffton police call a "new school" initiation. Two pupils, 13...at the school, was apparently willing to be hit, Bluffton Police Chief John Brown said. "Being as it was voluntarily...

Across Georgia

...nab firefighter suspected in blazes SAVANNAH --- Bluffton Police have arrested a Lady's Island-St. Helena firefighter...completed house in the Headwaters compound, said Bluffton Police Chief David McAllister. Mr. Yeager had been booked...

Across South Carolina

...13-year-old's collapse BLUFFTON -Police are hoping a school videotape...and 14, were interviewed by Bluffton police and by Mark Dorsey, the school's resource officer, Bluffton Police Chief John Brown said Friday...

Beaten pupil, 14, released from ICU

...injured March 28 when he was punched about six times in his chest on his second day at H.E. McCracken Middle School. Bluffton police have said he was apparently willing to be hit during an initiation into his new school by two boys who wanted to be...

Fire bombs cause minor damage at 2 SC stores

...Easy 2 Own Furnishings, 21 Simmonsville Road, where Bluffton Police had responded to a burglar alarm at the business in...the fire department responded moments later," said Bluffton Police Capt. Bryan Norberg. Top Dollar Pawn & Sales is...

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...HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. - Bluffton police do not have the authority to...getting citizen complaints about Bluffton police patrolling U.S. 278 between...is based on legal research. Bluffton Police Chief David McAllister said the...