SCSO: Wedgefield man charged with discharging a firearm into a dwelling

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– The Sumter County Sheriff’s Office says a Wedgefield man is accused of shooting into a home on Hidden Oaks Drive. Deputies say 25-year-old Quincy Jerrod Carter Jr. was arrested on September 17 and charged with discharging a firearm into a dwelling. According to investigators, Carter is accused...
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SCSO: One person injured following a shooting along Williams St.

SPARTANBURG, SC (FOX Carolina)- Deputies said they're investigating after one person was shot on Monday night. Deputies said residents living at a home on Williams Street called 911 after an individual knocked on their door. The residents informed deputies that when they opened the door, they found an individual who had been shot.
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Spartanburg County deputies mourning loss of Deputy 'Petey' Berry

SPARTANBURG, SC (FOX Carolina) - The Spartanburg County Sheriff's Office is mourning the passing of Deputy John William "Petey" Berry who sadly passed on Sunday. "Petey" had been with the agency since 2016 and was assigned to the school resource officer division, according to the sheriff's office. He passed away from a non-work related illness.

Mother Faces Attempted Murder Charge After Plunging Car with Kids Inside Off of a California Cliff and into the Ocean

A mother of two has been charged with attempted murder over a shocking car crash late last week in California. The incident occurred on Friday morning at the intersection of Sunny Cove Drive and East Cliff Drive in Twin Lakes, Calif. That intersection is situated on the northern portion of Monterey Bay in Santa Cruz County. Barreling through the guardrails alongside the cliff and the ocean’s expanse below, the dark-colored Nissan plunged directly into Monterey Bay. And law enforcement officials were suspicious about the circumstances of that crash from the start.
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SCSO: Deputies investigating a drive-by shooting on Florida Avenue

SPARTANBURG, SC (FOX Carolina)- Deputies are investigating a drive-by shooting that injured one victim along Florida Avenue on Monday night. When deputies arrived at the scene, they discovered that an individual seated inside a vehicle had been shot during a drive-by shooting. Several cars at the house were also hit by gunfire.

Sheriff's Department Reports Scruggs Located (Update)

September 21, 2021 - The Shelby County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the whereabouts of Bruce E. Scruggs, 85, of Timpson. Scruggs is a white male, 6’2”, weighs approximately 210 pounds with green eyes and silver hair. He was last seen driving a 2013 grey Dodge pickup with Texas plate CHS3569...

SCSO investigators receive national financial crime awards

CHICAGO, IL (SNN TV) - Sarasota County Sheriff Kurt Hoffman announced four sheriff's office members who received the 2021 Task Force of the Year Award from the International Association of Financial Crimes Investigators. Detectives Rhett Campbell, Carlos Verdoni and Daniel Levanti(who is not pictured), along with Digital Forensic Examiner Brooke...

Dixie Fire evacuation orders, warnings reduced in Shasta County on Sunday

SHASTA COUNTY, Calif. — The Shasta County Sheriff's Office (SCSO) announced a reduction in some evacuation orders and warnings for the Dixie Fire on Sunday. As of noon on Sunday, September 19, SCSO lifted evacuation warnings for Zones SCU-E001, SCU-E003, SCU-E008, SCU-E009B. Additionally, evacuation orders for SCU-E002, SCU-E007, SCU-E009A, and SCU-E010 have been reduced to warnings.

SCSO: Deputy involved in vehicle collision that killed a pedestrian

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– The Sumter County Sheriff’s Office says a deputy was involved in a vehicle collision that left a pedestrian dead. Authorities say the collision occurred on Pocalla Road near Manning Avenue. Investigators say a pedestrian was struck and died as a result of her injuries just before 2 p.m.