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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
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
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
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
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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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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Across South Carolina

Toddler seen on tape with guns, cocaine NORTH CHARLESTON - North Charleston police are investigating whether drugs and guns seen on a homemade video are real. Several men are seen in the video with what appears...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/05/01/met_79648.shtml
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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
2 dead, 1 wounded in SC shooting

NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. - North Charleston police say a man came to a female friend's house, killing her and shooting her mother before turning the gun on himself.Authorities...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-12-31/2-dead-1-wounded-sc-shooting