crime fighting topic page

9:29 am on Friday July 23, 2010

North Charleston neighborhood installing crime-watch cameras (update: installed)

Image by Ken Hawkins/TheDigitel Surveillance cameras aren't new to the Charleston area -- this is one at the Mount Pleasant Memorial Waterfront Park. Update July 23: The camera's are up and Live 5 News has a nice video report from up in the tree...
2:36 am on Wednesday August 13, 2008

Charleston police get virtual crime-fighting practice

Image by Virtra SystemsImage by 20080812virtrasystems.jpg Sure, it looks like fun, but it's meant to save lives and get the job done. Sure, VR is such an 80s buzzword, but it still persists and improving. The Charleston police are one of the few in...
9:42 am on Monday August 4, 2008

Events take stand against community crime

Image by National Night OutImage by 20080804nightout.gif Update August 6: Lots of write-ups popped up about the Night Out, all were very similar (take your pick 1, 2, 3, or 4). All said more or less the same thing: People came together and vowed to...