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11:14 am on Sunday November 6, 2011

Man found dead in Charleston County Jail

Inmate was found dead Saturday morning in the Charleston County Detention Center, the South Carolina Law Enforcement Division and the Charleston County Sheriff's Office are investigating.
4:43 am on Monday July 11, 2011

Conway inmate escapes on 90-day sentence (update: busted)

Flickr user fi d Update July 13: Based on a tip, Griffin was found at Willow Run apartments. The Sun News has more details.   Update July 11: Griffin is still on the loose and the U.S. Marshal has been called in to locate him. They do not consider...
2:00 pm on Monday November 2, 2009

Charleston inmate strolls his way to freedom

The Post and Courier reports thats the S.C. Department of Corrections is searching for inmate Vernon Edward Gardners. Gardners walked away from the minimum security Coastal Pre-Release Center in Charleston. Head to The Post and Courier for the story...
8:02 am on Tuesday September 9, 2008

Suit says prison system's negligence lead to death

A lawsuit says James Belli Jr. would still be alive if not for the state's negligence in allowing a inmate-run extortion ring to exist, and its committal of a number of other mistakes. The Post and Courier discusses the situation: Belli was serving...