Officer Scotty Richardson | The Augusta Chronicle

...Officer Scotty Richardson AIKEN -- Aiken Master Public Safety Officer Scotty Rich ardson was killed and another officer...of duty. COLUMBIA -- A memorial honoring Master Public Safety Officer Scotty Richardson brought comfort to his loved ones...

Vehicle overturns in North Augusta Belk's parking lot

...Aura failed to stop at the proper place and hit a Nissan Xterra at low speed about 2:30 p.m., North Augusta Public Safety Officer B.J. Clark said. The Nissan slid for a few yards before hitting a curb and overturning."It surprised me...

Man accused of killing Aiken officer back in court

...possible sentence of life in prison or death if convicted of the Dec. 20, 2012, slaying of Aiken Department of Public Safety Officer Scotty Richardson.Carter has pleaded not guilty. He has been in custody since his arrest.Richardson, 33...

Aiken considers increase in public safety officer salaries

Interest is growing in Aiken to boost the starting salaries of public safety officers in order to remain competitive, but talks might have to wait a bit longer before the Aiken City Council is ready to take official action.

Man accused of causing Georgia Regents University public safety officer to shock himself

...after the March 1, 2012, traffic stop, Gibbons was charged with felony obstruction. He is accused of causing Public Safety Officer Wesley Martin to shock himself with a stun gun.Gibbons, 38, has pleaded not guilty in Richmond County Superior...

Azziz responds to investigation into GRU officers

...allegations of abuse of power by the university's public safety department, particularly incidents involving GRU Public Safety Officer Wesley Martin.Azziz, who sent the e-mail the day the story was published in The Chronicle, said he will work...

Rants & Raves

...handles millions of dollars' worth of city bonds. WHY ARE BLACKS AND whites always used as statistics as in the GRU Public Safety Officer's record of using force? Without giving the total numbers of whites and blacks on the campus at those times...

Man charged in Aiken Public Safety Officer Scotty Richardson's death to face bond hearing Thursday

The man charged in the slaying of an Aiken Public Safety officer will have a bond hearing this morning.Tom Galardi...shootout with Aiken Public Safety officers. Master Public Safety Officer Scotty Richardson was shot in the head and killed...

Aiken public safety officer was inspired by brothers' examples

...of, including patrolling special events and security for presidential candidates when they come to town. As a public safety officer, Lt. Turno is trained as a firefighter and police officer. He said it's the law enforcement that he enjoys...

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Vigil honoring slain Aiken Public Safety officer calls for end to violence

...peace, and "flowers of remembrance" were laid where Rogers was shot."We pray for peace of the souls of Master Public Safety Officer Scotty Richardson, Cpl. Sandra Rogers, Ms. Cayce Vice and her unborn," Holloway said.The organizers said...