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1:20 pm on Thursday March 15, 2012

Charleston prostitution arrest documents humorous narrative

The line, "Don't lie to them!  You were just taking me to take a shower!", has to be the quote of the day.
2:44 am on Thursday February 2, 2012

Misplaced rage: Driver pepper sprays another car with infant on board

Image by Flickr user Leo Reynolds In an apparent Mount Pleasant road rage incident fueled by a slow driver and speed bumps, Edward Tucker maced another driver with a 1-year-old baby in the back seat.
10:53 am on Wednesday March 30, 2011

The best of this week's most outrageous Charleston police reports

Image by Flickr user adie reed Nothing screams "steal me" like chicken and bacon.Is that chicken, bacon, and salad dressing in your pants, or are you just happy to see me? That would have been my first question to the man that Charleston's finest...
9:45 am on Wednesday February 23, 2011

The Dr. Zoidberg shuffle tops this week's Charleston police blotter

Image by Flickr user sofafortIt is officially no longer safe to impersonate your favorite 'Futurama' characters on city streets. Apparently acting like Dr. Zoidberg while walking down King Street will get you socked in the face. God only knows what...
8:55 am on Friday December 31, 2010

The oddest crime stories of the Beaufort area in 2010

Flickr user Santiago García Pimentel The Island Packet has assembled a list of some of the odder crime stories to hit Beaufort County in 2010. Only one is from North of the Broad, but it'll still give you a chuckle; take a read here. Oh, and...
2:21 am on Thursday December 30, 2010

A year's worth of highlights from Charleston area police blotters (update: more fun)

Image by Flickr user minifig Updates at the bottom. Poor decisions, drunken quotations, strange stolen items and even weirder weapons. The gang's all there in the Charleston City Paper's 'Best of the Blotter 2010.' With reports so outrageous you...
5:18 am on Thursday November 25, 2010

This, that, and the other: It's a massive Charleston police blotter roundup

Image by Flickr user Mr. T in DCFrom car-kicking drive-thru patrons to poor marijuana choices, with 15 mini-reports, The Post and Courier's police blotter will certainly hold at least a couple reports that will lighten your mood. That said,...
12:42 pm on Thursday November 18, 2010

More stupidity than you can shake a stick at: It's the police blotters

Image by Flickr user ropes and pulleysOne list of police blotter incidents is usually enough to crack a smirk on my face, but three, well, that will give you a good grin. First up is the Charleston City Paper's largely account of break ins and...
4:34 am on Wednesday August 18, 2010

A great bunch of highlights in this week's Charleston police blotter

Image by Flickr user DaveAustria.comThe Charleston police blotter can be very hit or miss, but this week's installment in the Charleston City Paper really made me laugh. From a grocery store employee caught guzzling boxed wine to hilarious quotes...
12:31 pm on Sunday July 25, 2010

This week in alcohol and poor decisions: It's the blotter

Image by Flickr user gavinzac We haven't pointed out one of the Charleston City Paper's installments in a while, and this week's edition is as entertaining as ever. Read it here.