Monday, September 1 2014 1:31 PM EDT2014-09-01 17:31:17 GMT
The South Carolina Highway Patrol says a man on a motorcycle was killed in a crash Monday morning.Troopers say the crash occurred on Bookman Rd. about three miles west of Elgin at about 6 a.m. The motorcycleMore >>
The South Carolina Highway Patrol says a man on a motorcycle was killed in a crash Monday morningMore >>
Do you have information about a crime? If so, call Crimestoppers at 1-888-CRIME SC or text "TIPSC plus your message" to CRIMES (274637). You will remain anonymous and are eligible for a cash reward of between $50 and $1,000.
RICHLAND COUNTY, SC (WIS) -
If you own a Dodge and live in the Midlands, beware of thieves.
County Sheriff Leon Lott says 65 Dodge vehicles in the Broad
River Road, Harbison Boulevard,
and Dentsville areas have been
broken into or damaged since June 1.
Lott says Dodge Challengers, Magnums,
Avengers, and Chrysler 300's have all been targeted.
The suspects are entering the vehicles by damaging the driver's side
The sheriff said multiple groups may be
responsible for committing these crimes in Richland
and Lexington Counties
and in the City of Columbia.
Investigators are working to determine who may be responsible
through interviewing victims, witnesses, following up on leads and utilizing forensic
Deputies offer a few precautions to take when
it comes to vehicle protection and safety:
Remove your keys and take them
Park in well lighted areas – not
near bushes, trees, dumpsters or side streets whenever possible.
Never leave your purse, briefcase or gym bag in your
car. Place them in the trunk; never leave valuables in plain sight.
Always lock your vehicle doors after entering and
leaving the vehicle.
Never leave your vehicle running, even if you will
only be gone for a minute.
Completely close all vehicle windows when parking.
Never leave the registration or title in your
Install an anti theft device or system on your
vehicle as an extra deterrent.
Before getting into you car, check the backseat and
floor. Get into your vehicle and lock the door immediately before settling
yourself or packages.
Never leave your garage door opener inside your vehicle, especially if
your car is parked in front of your house.
If you have information on the identity
of the people responsible for the break-ins or information about the crimes, you are urged to call Crimestoppers at 1-888-CRIME-SC.
Sunday, August 31 2014 4:12 PM EDT2014-08-31 20:12:10 GMT
CONWAY, SC (WMBF) – Dozens of videos are all over Twitter from parties held at Coastal Carolina University. Many of the posts lead back to a group called I'm Shmacked. It makes videos at universitiesMore >>
Dozens of videos are all over social media from parties held at Coastal Carolina University.More >>
Friday, August 29 2014 12:21 PM EDT2014-08-29 16:21:29 GMT
An Alexander County woman is facing charges after deputies say she molested a four-year-old at a church while services were happening. According to the Alexander County Sheriff's Office, 52-year-old CarolMore >>
According to the Alexander County Sheriff's Office, 52-year-old Carol Diane Britto, of Taylorsville, was charged with one count of first degree statutory sex offense and one count of indecent liberties with a child.More >>
Monday, September 1 2014 6:18 PM EDT2014-09-01 22:18:34 GMT
Under a bright Carolina sun, citizens across the state enjoy going out and making a few waves on the lakes. Some like Johnathan Crossland enjoy fishing as a method of recreation and relaxation for a while.More >>
Boaters and law enforcement officials provide safety advice when making waves on the lakes.More >>
Monday, September 1 2014 6:15 PM EDT2014-09-01 22:15:08 GMT
You've likely noticed a spike in gas prices across the Midlands. They have jumped almost 15 cents after a steady drop nationwide.Prices are about $3.11 in the area on Labor Day, which, when compared toMore >>
You've likely noticed a spike in gas prices across the Midlands. They have jumped almost 15 cents after a steady drop nationwide.More >>
Monday, September 1 2014 3:55 PM EDT2014-09-01 19:55:16 GMT
As America's population of World War II veterans continues to shrink, respect for their role in history appears to be growing. Among those heroes are the thousands of troops who brought Hitler's EuropeMore >>
As America's population of World War II veterans continues to shrink, respect for their role in history appears to be growing.More >>