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Sanders gets raucous, but mostly white welcome in South Carolina as he works for black support

...the death of Walter Scott, a 50-year-old black man who was killed in the spring after a traffic stop by a North Charleston police officer. The white officer has since been fired and charged with murder."For a variety of reasons you have...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-08-21/sanders-gets-raucous-mostly-w
NAACP joins call for probe of North Charleston Police

CHARLESTON, S.C. - NAACP leaders are joining the call for a federal investigation of the North Charleston Police Department, echoing what local activists have been seeking since the shooting death of an unarmed black man by a white officer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-07-13/naacp-joins-call-probe-north-charle
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
Activists call for federal probe of North Charleston police shooting

...he was in handcuffs. Deputy Coroner Rae Wooten said Wylder was shot once in the leg and once in the abdomen. North Charleston Police Chief Jon Zumalt has denied witness reports, calling them "an absolute fabrication of what happened." The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/11/11/met_390590.shtml
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Pastor killed in Charleston church shooting also a veteran state legislator, lauded for gentleness, leadership

...Apostle 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
North Charleston police hold gun buy-back

...weapons per vehicle are being accepted.Police want those guns that are in working order.The payment is a $100 gift card for handguns and a $50 gift card for shotguns and long guns.Last year, North Charleston police collected 127 guns.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-01-22/north-charleston-police-hold
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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
SC man dies from eating cocaine

CHARLESTON, S.C. - North Charleston police are charging a man with involuntary manslaughter...large amount of cocaine in the back seat of a North Charleston police cruiser and was taken to a hospital last month...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-12-20/sc-man-dies-eating-cocaine
Family says man was beaten before being shot by police

...pathologist says a man who shot and killed by North Charleston police was also beaten at the time of his death. Attorneys...Charleston County Coroner Susan Chewning and North Charleston Police Chief Jon Zumalt would not comment Tuesday night...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/11/13/met_391304.shtml
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SC Senate passes bill on officer body cameras

...guidelines if lawmakers don't like any of them.The vote comes three 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."What we did...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-04-29/sc-senate-passes-bill-