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6:29 pm on Saturday August 21, 2010

Downtown Beaufort marina residents to start crime watch group

Flickr user onenineteen The Island Packet has done a nice follow on all the talk of increased crime in downtown Beaufort.  The paper notes that residents at the Downtown Marina of Beaufort say they're planing to start a crime watch group and talks...
2:37 pm on Saturday August 7, 2010

26-year-old say he was mugged and his gum, cigarettes taken

Flickr user c_emery A crazy report coming from Hilton Head, I'll just point you to read the press release from the Beaufort County Sheriff's Office: The Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a strong arm robbery that occurred early this...
2:15 pm on Thursday October 29, 2009

A friendly reminder: Muggings do happen in the 'good' parts of Charleston

Muggings aren't common in Charleston. In fact they're often debated as to whether or not they should be covered, a testament to how infrequent they are. Nonetheless most of us locals know the unofficial rule: Take caution when walking through the...
6:24 am on Saturday March 21, 2009

Shopkeep intervenes to stop brutal mugging

Syed Ahmed was no stranger to being robbed at his Ashley Phosphate convenience store. [gmap markers=blue::32.9261847804692,-80.08111596107483 |zoom=12 |center=32.92785978382843,-80.08137345314026 |width=220px |height=200px |control=Small |type=Map...
6:45 pm on Wednesday August 20, 2008

Police still searching for mugger of three women

Police say 18-year-old Lucian Rice attacked and robbed three women on East Bay Street back in May, and they're still looking for him and an accomplice. Live 5 News reports: "He approached them, threw them to the ground and slugged them a couple of...