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6 hrs ago | The Island Packet
The case of lawyer Kay Paschal, who won the verdict against Sheriff Leon Lott, involved a dispute over a dead Columbia businessman's multimillion-dollar estate, issues of sheriff's department jurisdiction and charges of exploitation of a vulnerable adult.
6 hrs ago | Post and Courier
A Lexington County jury late last week took two hours to deliberate before awarding a woman $1.6 million in actual damages in a civil case in which she claimed she was hounded by the Richland County Sheriff's Department, strip-searched and tossed in jail on felony charges that were later dismissed.
7 hrs ago | The Star
A Richland County sheriff's deputy has been charged with running a red light and causing a wreck in Columbia that injured a woman.
11 hrs ago | The Island Packet
Lt. Curtis Wilson, a sheriff’s department spokesman, said deputies responded to an armed robbery call on 1460 Oakcrest Drive, which is near Trenholm Road, just before 5 a.m. and discovered a victim with a single gunshot wound to the lower body.
12 hrs ago | WLTX-TV Columbia
The Richland County Sheriff's department has been ordered to pay $1.6 million in connection with a civil lawsuit.
South Carolina's Supreme Court ruled earlier this month that juveniles do not have a right to a jury trial.
Murphy is ready to seek election again as a Richland County member on the board despite contentions she lives in Lexington County.
SUBMITTED PHOTO Christina Cue, a staffer with the Department of Housing and Urban Development, takes a 'selfie' with Shaun Livingston, the outgong HUD Secretary, during an event in his honor.
The Check out this story on WLTX.com: http://www.wltx.com/story/news/crime/2014/07/25/two-shot-dead-richland-county/13161463/ Richland County, SC - Richland County deputies have arrested two people in connection with a double homicide at a Columbia home Friday.
The University of South Carolina men's basketball team wants kids to take an interest in reading.
Richland County, SC Two suspects are wanted in connection to items stolen from a garage in Chapin two weeks ago.
Bandana-Wearing Suspect Accused in Robbery Richland County deputies are searching for a suspect who they say robbed a gas station at gunpoint last weekend.
Damari Hull, 11, tries to shoot over Laimonas Chatkevicius, a forward for the University of South Carolina basketball team, during the Richland County Sheriff Department's summer camp at Burnside Elementary, Wednesday, July 23, 2014."
Statues on display at Edisto Memorial Garden stand surrounded by flood waters. Many of the bridges, swings, benches and pathways remained covered by water Tuesday afternoon.
Updated: Tue Jul 29, 2014 02:32 pm
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