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Across the region

...shot after cutting deputyCHARLESTON, S.C. - A North Charleston police officer shot and wounded a suspect Wednes...The Charleston County Sheriff's Office said four North Charleston officers and two sheriff's deputies tried to serve...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-21/across-region
Charleston gaining on Columbia as largest city in South Carolina

...residents. In total, Charleston now has about 130,000 residents, compared with 132,000 for the state capital. North Charleston is still the third-largest city in the state, with about 107,000 residents. The town of Smyrna, in Cherokee...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-05-21/charleston-may-become-sc-lar
Black motorist's fatal shooting: Outcry over police tactics

NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. - As North Charleston surged in population the past decade, South Carolina's...an unarmed black motorist by a white officer.Police in North Charleston used computers to track the neighborhoods where crime was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-04-10/black-motorists-fatal-shooting-outc
Sharpton praises response to police shooting of SC man

NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. - During a sermon at a North Charleston church, the Rev. Al Sharpton said Sunday that swift...white officer under questionable circumstances.Some North Charleston community members said they suspect abuse of power...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-04-12/sharpton-praises-respo
Man shot by police had much to celebrate in recent months

NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. - Less than two months before...morning, his brothers said, when a North Charleston policeman pulled him over for what...with a carport tucked behind one of North Charleston's busy commercial thoroughfares...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-04-10/man-shot-police-had-much-cele
Machinists consider withdrawing request for next week's union vote at Boeing SC operations

...workers at Boeing's manufacturing operations in North Charleston where the aeronautics giant has a 787 Dreamliner...opposes unions and has been urging workers to vote no. North Charleston Mayor Keith Summey has also criticized the unionization...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-04-15/machinists-consider-withdrawing-req
Dash-cam video won't be released in police shooting

...shot an unarmed black man in North Charleston.SLED says its reasoning is...the North Augusta case, the North Charleston shooting happened away from...SLED released footage from the North Charleston case.Public records advocates...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-05-03/dash-cam-video-wont-be-released-pol
Does the US have a police brutality problem?

...for us to catch what happens in the act."One high-profile example was last month's shooting of an unarmed North Charleston, S.C., black man in the back by a police officer during a foot chase after a traffic stop. The officer was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-05-02/does-us-have-police-br
Police officer responding to home invasion shoots homeowner

...Thursday's 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

...incident ? 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