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...com account to help defray costs for her care.Police say man shot after cutting deputyCHARLESTON, S.C. - A North Charleston police officer shot and wounded a suspect Wednes day night who cut a deputy with a knife as officers were trying to serve...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-21/across-region
Police officer responding to home invasion shoots homeowner

...shooting was the second in the past month involving law enforcement in Charleston County. On April 4, a white North Charleston Police officer shot and killed a black man who he said fought with him over the officer's stun gun.Officer Michael...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-05-07/police-officer-respond
Homeowner shot by deputy says he should have dropped gun

...the second shooting in recent months involving law enforcement in Charleston County.On April 4, a white North Charleston police officer shot and killed a black man who he said fought with him over the officer's stun gun. Officer Michael...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-08/homeowner-shot-deputy-says-he
House, Senate advance bills on police body cameras

...proposals, sending them to their respective floors. The votes come two 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.The House bill...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-04-21/house-senate-advance-bills-police-b
Senate panel wants SLED to handle shootings by police

...passed by a subcommittee are the latest efforts to create more transparency and accountability for police after a North Charleston police officer was charged with murder in the April 4 shooting of an unarmed man running from a traffic stop.Except...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-04-30/senate-panel-wants-sled-handl
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-
Debate brews on police body camera video access

...to come up before the full Senate Judiciary Committee today.The debate has intensified in the wake of former North Charleston police officer Michael Slager's arrest for murder. A bystander's cellphone video captured Slager shooting an unarmed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-04-20/debate-brews-police-body-camera-vid
Attorney for man in car with Walter Scott says client heard Taser before fatal shooting

CHARLESTON, S.C. - The attorney for a man in the car with Walter Scott before Scott was killed by a North Charleston police officer said Wednesday his client heard the crackle of a Taser and shots fired but didn't see the incident...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-04-15/attorney-man-car-walter-scott
Black motorist's fatal shooting: Outcry over police tactics

...neighborhood after dark."I wonder ? do they do that to whites walking in their neighborhood?" Blanton said.North Charleston Police would say 'yes.'His style was in stark contrast to the hard charging, tough-on-crime earlier chiefs...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-04-10/black-motorists-fatal-shooting-outc
White South Carolina police officer charged with murder in fatal shooting of black motorist

...community," said the attorney, David Aylor.North Charleston Police said Slager was arrested by officers of the South...the shooting.At the first news conference, North Charleston Police Chief Eddie Driggers confirmed the suspect was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-04-08/white-south-carolina-p