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4:09 am on Thursday December 16, 2010

To combat holiday DUIs, statewide 'Sober or Slammer' program is back

Image by Flickr user appleswitchDrinking and the holidays go hand in hand, but state law enforcement is stepping up their efforts to ensure that you stay off the roads if you celebrate with the sauce. South Carolina's Department of Public Safety and...
4:57 am on Monday October 18, 2010

Beaufort seeing more traffic deaths

Flickr user jasonscottmeans More than 600 people have died on South Carolina's roads this year, and the 18 Beaufort County deaths that have occurred so far this year is a four-year high for this county, according to a report filed by the Island...
7:45 am on Saturday July 26, 2008

Wilson gets grant to fight domestic abuse

9th Circuit Solicitor Scarlett Wilson has received more than $67,000 from the state Department of Public Safety to hire a prosecutor specifically for domestic violence cases, one of the state's biggest problems. Many media outlets and organizations...