Aiken County Crime | The Augusta Chronicle

...for drug violations, who had a last known address of 649 Hutchinson Drive in North Augusta. The South Carolina Highway patrol arrested a Graniteville man Wednesday who they say caused a three-vehicle wreck in Aiken County and fled authorities...

Government is too fat

...clubs, or batons if you prefer, handcuffs, cars, computers, radios, cellphones and drones. There also are the highway patrol, Department of Transportation weight patrols, city police and other secret enforcement organizations on a need-to-know-basis...

Tornado slams into Arkansas, Oklahoma, killing one in Oklahoma

...businesses were without power in the Oklahoma City area and 28,500 had lost power in Tulsa County. The Oklahoma Highway Patrol said an overturned tractor-trailer had snarled traffic in both directions on Interstate 35, a major north-south...

Truck driver sought after fatality

...deceased from multiple body trauma.The South Carolina Highway Patrol continues to investigate the crash and is looking...of the vehicle of interest is asked to contact the highway patrol at (803) 896-9621 or Crime Stoppers at 888-CRIME-SC...

Crash kills man fleeing SC cops

...drunken driver. Phinney said a deputy noticed the car near Summerville and began to chase it.The South Carolina Highway Patrol said the driver of the car ran off the road, overcorrected and hit a pole on the other side and overturned.Investigators...

SC medic vehicle crash injures 5

...patient when it was involved in a crash. More medic crews and fire engines arrived to help people out of the vehicles, and five people were taken to a hospital for injuries.The South Carolina Highway Patrol is still investigating the crash.

Graniteville man arrested in school bus hit-and-run

The South Carolina Highway patrol arrested a Graniteville man Wednesday who they say caused a three-vehicle...passing a stopped school bus.Cpl. Judd Jones, spokesman for the Highway Patrol, said an Aiken County school bus was in the process of letting...

Real stories of the highway patrol

One person's "banter" is another person's sexual harassment.

Police to boost presence for St. Patrick's Day

...will begin as early as this weekend, South Carolina Highway Patrol Lance Cpl. Judd Jones said.Driving under the influence...year ago.To combat the problem, Jones said, the highway patrol has made it a mission to educate the public about...

NFL salary cap increases by $10 million

...after his weekend arrest in Charlotte, N.C., on a charge of driving while impaired and speeding.North Carolina Highway Patrol Master Trooper John Burgin said Hampton was driving 100 mph in a 55-mph zone on Interstate 77 early Saturday. Hampton...