Police: Man charged in police officer's shooting death carried weapons during previous arrests

...remains in the detention center.Bell declined to comment on his client's decision.Also on Thursday, the State Law Enforcement Division announced there is no body camera or dashboard camera footage of the incident which started when Alia...

Family waits for answers a year after North Augusta woman's disappearance

...next is anyone's guess.The family has been encouraged in recent weeks by conversations with the South Carolina State Law Enforcement Division (SLED), which the family says has in turn been in contact with authorities from the Edgefield County Sheriff's...

SC Senate panel advances medical marijuana bill

...This puts South Carolina in the position of approving a crude street drug to treat almost anything," said State Law Enforcement Division Chief Mark Keel, who called the bill one of the worst he's seen in his four decades in law enforcement...

Barnwell pharmacist arrested in alleged fondling

On Friday, the S.C. State Law Enforcement Division issued an arrest warrant for 76-year-old Berley C. Lindler Jr.

Body camera footage leads to SC officer's firing

...according to Grounsell. The chief did not give details about what the footage showed.The chief said he asked the State Law Enforcement Division to investigate the situation, which he characterized as an isolated incident. Agency spokesman Thom...

SC suspends licenses of 2 abortion clinics

...that his office is looking into Medicaid payments to the clinics, said he's reviewing DHEC's findings with state law enforcement to determine whether to pursue a criminal investigation.The orders do not immediately close the facilities...

Body in SC well; suspect charged

...Freeman died from a broken neck.Sheriff's Capt. Garland Major said the new charge came after tests by the State Law Enforcement Division. He said investigators wanted to rule out any other way the woman could have ended up in the well before...

SC trooper fired, arrested amid child porn probe

...and four counts of sexual exploitation of a minor in the third degree following his arrest by the South Carolina State Law Enforcement Division, according to a statement from the South Carolina Attorney General's Office. Both offenses are punishable...

Officer who fatally shot teen says he feared being run over; teen's family disputes account

...wrote in his statement.The coroner found white powder on Hammond during his autopsy. The powder has been sent to State Law Enforcement Division investigators, Mussetto said.SLED is investigating the shootings and has released little information...

Family attorney disputes police chief's account that officer fatally shot teen in self-defense

...won't address the attorney's "ongoing and unsupported statements" or say any more about the case until the State Law Enforcement Division completes its investigation. The officer is on administrative leave."As attorneys are now involved...