Across South Carolina

...month.Officials say the man suffered a severe cut on his leg. Police say Yingling is still being sought.Missing man found in Lake...reported missing in Clemson has been found dead in Lake Hartwell.Police have identified the man as 50-year-old man James Davis of...

James Brown's mother, Susie, wrongly depicted in movie

...Legislature adopted Georgia On My Mind as the state song.Not true.The incident with Charles in Augusta was a minor one with no police intervention. He was informed by telegram from the student body president of Paine College that his concert in Augusta would...

Heisman winner, teammate were held at gunpoint

...Casher were held at gunpoint by campus police nearly two years ago while hunting squirrels with a pellet gun, police say.Officer Anthony Gioannetti responded...times for them to get on the ground, police say.One of the players drop ped the...

Richmond County Sheriff's Office program gives youths hands-on policing experience

...program at the Richmond County Sheriff's Office will give local youths a real world, hands-on policing experience.The Police Exploring program, which is part of the Boy Scouts of America, takes youths ages 16 to 20 with no criminal record and a good...

Man attempts to escape Richmond County jail with broken pants zipper

Police said a burglary suspect used a broken zipper in a jail escape attempt on Tuesday.Police said the suspect, Tony Maurice Walker Jr...the interview room for questioning when police observed Walker on surveillance video making...

Suns forward P.J. Tucker facing charge of 'extreme' DUI

...million guaranteed ? with the Suns.Scottsdale police say Tucker had a blood alcohol level of .222...Tucker's Mercedes Benz was pulled over by a Scottsdale police officer on May 10. The police report says Tucker's speech was slurred and...

Georgia police ease way into 'slowpoke' law

Law enforcement officers are putting more emphasis on educating motorists of Georgia's "slowpoke" law instead of issuing citations, officials said.

Richmond County police arrest man for possession of firearm, drugs

An Augusta man was arrested early Wednesday on charges of possession of a firearm during a crime, possession of hydrocodone and possession of marijuana.

Suspect asks for ride, then drives off in vehicle

...without his vehicle after he says the man drove off in his sport utility when the two men stopped for gas.The victim told police he had agreed to give 21-year-old Terry D. Overstreet a ride to "the country" from the Augusta's Best Inn in the 2800...

Cardinals' Abraham charged with DUI

...Challenger that had stopped in the center southbound lane of a suburban Atlanta road the afternoon of June 29, Brook haven, Ga., police said in an incident report.The records show Abraham was charged with driving under the influence of alcohol, as well as stopping...