Autopsy results inconclusive in Aiken County death

...further toxicology testing.Aiken police are investigating McKinney's death as a "suspicious death," Aiken Department of Public Safety Lt. Jake Mahoney said.

Officer's gun charge advances to grand jury

...inspector after his law enforcement certification was suspended in September.In March, the North Augusta Department of Public Safety and the Edge field County Sheriff's Office agreed to a $1.2 million wrongful death civil settlement with...

Burglary suspects wanted in North Augusta

The North Augusta Department of Public Safety is asking for help in locating a pair of burglary suspects.On May 17, deputies responded to the Belvedere-North Augusta Rescue...

Aiken woman found dead in apartment

...County Coroner Tim Carlton.Aiken police are investigating McKinney's death as a "suspicious death," Aiken Department of Public Safety Lt. Jake Mahoney said."We can't determine the cause of death," Mahoney said. "Because of that, we...

North Augusta officials talk body cameras after first week of use

One week after body cameras became a requirement for every North Augusta sworn officer, Sgt. Luke Sher­man can't think of many disadvantages.

Ana becomes tropical storm as it nears the Carolinas

...weather conditions and make their own determination about whether it was safe to travel.The North Myrtle Beach Department of Public Safety announced Saturday that no swimming in the ocean was allowed because of the weather. In New Hanover County...

Gov. Deal signs bills regulating ride-hailing in Georgia

...includes taxis and limousines.The bills also require ride-hailing companies to register with the Georgia Department of Public Safety.The ride-hailing firms are being sued in some states by cab drivers and state officials, and they have...

Gun found at Thomson High

...that a student was in possession of a weapon.The school, in cooperation with the McDuffie County Schools Department of Public Safety, launched an immediate investigation. Strong says the school administrators and school resource officers questioned...

North Augusta police to use body cameras starting Friday

The North Augusta Department of Public Safety is implementing the use of body cameras Friday.Beginning at 6 a.m., every North Augusta uniformed officer will be required...

Debate brews on police body camera video access

COLUMBIA - Though supportive of requiring police to wear body cameras, authorities are pushing lawmakers to limit public access to the video footage.