Cam Newton just glad to be alive after wreck

...a police charity after five players' protest over Michael Brown's death in Ferguson, Mo., drew the ire of local law enforcement officials.The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reported the team would present an unspecified amount of money to The...

Police in Richmond, Columbia counties receive reports of telephone scams demanding payment in lieu of arrest

...if she didn't post a bond.It was, Price learned, a scam that nearly cost her $1,700.Since October, local law enforcement agencies have received reports of a scam in which a caller claiming to be a police officer demands a payment in...

Bill designed to reduce domestic violence in SC would bar abusers from possessing guns

...themselves and anger issues."The ban is already federal law, which would require federal prosecution. State and local law enforcement can't enforce it without a corresponding state law."We believe this is taking a stand for the safety of victims...

South Carolina residents warned of phone scam

...you ever doubt the legitimacy of a caller, hang up and immediately call your utility to verify, as well as your local law enforcement agency."The South Carolina Department of Consumer Affairs has a phone line for reporting consumer scams...

Violent crime trends don't tell all, GRU professor says

...to combat it."While numbers might not tell all, Reese said, there's a chance that stagnant numbers mean local law enforcement agencies have succeeded in building trust in the community. A spike in one category could mean more people are...

Several monitored in Texas Ebola case

...he said, while declining to give specifics on what happened. "And that monitoring is extremely important."Local law enforcement has been stationed at the home to monitor their compliance, groceries and food are being delivered, and a cleaning...

Social media policy strictness differs among police agencies

...increasingly prevalent in American culture, even among law enforcement.The lack of a social media policy by the two local law enforcement agencies is not unusual.According to a 2011 survey conducted by the Institute for Criminal Justice Education...

Hephzibah woman arrested on charge of operating unlicensed personal care home

...Health issued a cease and desist order to Burns. The department's Healthcare Facility Regulation worked with local law enforcement, Adult Protective Services and other state agencies to relocate the residents' at Burns' home, according to...

Across Georgia

...officials say the FBI, the U.S. Marshals Ser vice and state and local law enforcement were notified. Anyone who encounters Garringer is asked to contact local law enforcement.

Notre Dame looking at four football players in academic probe

...University of Oklahoma understands that charges have now been filed against Joe Mixon based upon an investigation by local law enforcement agencies," athletic director Joe Castiglione said in a statement. "Under its policies, the university must...