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Columbia County Crime | The Augusta Chronicle

...Columbia County into 10 patrol beats, and deputies are assigned a permanent beat. Consisting of dozens of certified law enforcement officers, the Patrol Division is organized into four squads, consisting of a lieutenant, staff sergeant, sergeant...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/crime/columbia-county-crime
Columbia County Crime | The Augusta Chronicle

...Columbia County into 10 patrol beats, and deputies are assigned a permanent beat. Consisting of dozens of certified law enforcement officers, the Patrol Division is organized into four squads, consisting of a lieutenant, staff sergeant, sergeant...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/crime/columbia-county-sheriffs-office
Flash! Drivers have free speech rights!

Here's something we'd like to see law enforcement officers add to their "I-have-bigger-things-to-worry-about" list: drivers who alert fellow motorists to police radar by flashing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-04-18/flash-drivers-have-fr
Investigator glad he changed careers

EDITOR'S NOTE: This profile is part of an ongoing series on area law enforcement officers. WAYNESBORO - The first time Dan iel Rodriguez considered a career in law enforcement in the late 1980s, he turned it down because...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-04-17/investigator-glad-he-c
SC school buses might film those who pass

...That means more people pass a stopped school bus in one day than there are citations issued in one year," said Garris. "These laws are useless when they can't be enforced because a law enforcement officer must witness the incident."

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-04-17/sc-school-buses-might-film-t
Augusta's super 'Trooper'

...Stooges reruns. The show was first called Terry Time, and it featured Sams as an ebullient host dressed as a law-enforcement officer, named Trooper Terry, entertaining a live audience of local kids who would watch cartoons, play games and even...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-04-15/augustas-super-troope
For the record

...methamphetamine with intent to distribute, obstruction of a law enforcement officer, two counts of possession of a controlled substance...Willis Foreman Road, Hephzibah, obstruction of a law enforcement officer, a misdemeanor count of giving a false name to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2014-04-14/record
For the record

...Devonte Cheatham, 20, homeless, obstruction of a law enforcement officer, theft by receiving stolen propertyLamon Coleman...stolen property, fleeing and attempting to elude a law enforcement officer, a misdemeanor count of removal of an identification...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2014-04-10/record
Newberry warned of Tenn. murder suspects

NEWBERRY, S.C. - State and local law enforcement officers are searching some woods in Newberry County for four suspects wanted in Tennessee. Sheriff Lee Foster said this morning that three...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-04-03/newberry-warned-tenn-murder-
Community concerned, but no traffic cameras planned at fort

...75 percent for motorists travelling between 5 and 15 mph over the speed limit.Mathews said the post's 24 law enforcement officers qualified to perform radar operations have collectively averaged 180 to 200 traffic citations monthly this year...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-04-01/no-traffic-cameras-planned-fo