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How a florist helped catch suspect

...she saw the driver, the bowlcut-wearing white man who authorities say killed nine people in a black church in Charleston. Police say her quick thinking helped bring 21-year-old Dylann Roof into custody after an intense, nearly daylong manhunt...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-06-19/how-florist-helped-catch-sus
9 fatally shot at historic black church in downtown Charleston

...may have used to get away.Charleston police Chief Greg Mullen says Roof...victims.___7:15 a.m.Charleston Police Chief Greg Mullen says the suspect...country.___7:05 a.m.Charleston Police Chief Greg Mullen says the victims...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-06-18/9-fatally-shot-histori
Pastor killed in Charleston church shooting also a veteran state legislator, lauded for gentleness, leadership

...Thomas who at first questioned Jesus' resurrection, they might have harbored doubts about whether a white North Charleston police officer had, in fact, shot a black man in the back. But after watching a video of the shooting, "we all were...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-06-18/pastor-killed-charleston-church-sho
Hate and healing

...gunman told them he was there "to shoot black people.""There is no doubt in my mind that this is a hate crime," Charleston Police Chief Greg Mullen said.Only the most hateful and evil among us could enter a place of worship and sit among its...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-06-18/hate-and-healing
Attorney for man in car with Walter Scott says client heard Taser before fatal shooting

CHARLESTON, S.C. - The attorney for a man in the car with Walter Scott before Scott was killed by a North Charleston police officer said Wednesday his client heard the crackle of a Taser and shots fired but didn't see the incident.Attorney...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-04-15/attorney-man-car-walter-scott
Across South Carolina

...legislationNORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. - The brother of a man killed by several shots in the back as he ran from a North Charleston police officer joined Gov. Nikki Haley as she signed a bill helping police in the state get body cameras.Walter Scott's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-06-10/across-south-carolina
Across the region

...account to help defray costs for her care.Police say man shot after cutting deputyCHARLESTON, S.C. - A North Charleston police officer shot and wounded a suspect Wednes day night who cut a deputy with a knife as officers were trying to serve...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-21/across-region
SC officer is indicted in shooting black man

NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. - A white former North Charleston police officer has been indicted on a murder charge in the fatal shooting of an unarmed black man who was running away.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-06-08/sc-officer-indicted-shooting
House, Senate advance bills on police body cameras

...proposals, sending them to their respective floors. The votes come two weeks after a bystander's video of a North Charleston police officer fatally shooting a black man as he ran away prompted the officer's arrest for murder.The House bill essentially...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-04-21/house-senate-advance-bills-police-b
Senate panel wants SLED to handle shootings by police

...by a subcommittee are the latest efforts to create more transparency and accountability for police after a North Charleston police officer was charged with murder in the April 4 shooting of an unarmed man running from a traffic stop.Except for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-04-30/senate-panel-wants-sled-handl