Police Misconduct

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Why was an Atlantic Beach Police Officer Rehired by Three Police Departments While Under Investigation for Sexual Exploitation of a Minor?

An Atlantic Beach Police Officer was fired on January 3 – the day after he was arrested and charged with...

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Horry County Deputies Charged in Drowning Deaths

Wendy Newton and Nicolette Green are dead. Gone forever. Back in September 2018, as the remnants of Hurricane Florence continued...

Edward Lee Elmore

Edward Lee Elmore Passes

I am very sad to hear that Edward Lee Elmore passed away this week. I couldn’t find any news articles...

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The Blue Wall of Silence – Officers on Trial for Cover Up in Laquan McDonald Murder

Last month, officer Jason Van Dyke was found guilty by a Chicago jury of murdering Laquan McDonald – second-degree murder...

Do We Need a Hate Crime Law to Protect Police Officers?

Do We Need a Hate Crime Law to Protect Police Officers?

U.S. lawmakers are considering legislation that would allow prosecutors to charge anyone accused of violence against a police officer with...

Fourth Circuit Rules Disturbing Schools Lawsuit Can Go Forward

Fourth Circuit Rules Disturbing Schools Lawsuit Can Go Forward

A federal appeals court held that students have a valid claim that South Carolina’s “disturbing schools” law chills their First...

Should We Allow Police to Use Horry County Schools as Substations?

Should We Allow Police to Use Horry County Schools as Substations?

Educators across the nation are looking for ways to keep guns out of schools in the wake of the latest...

Police Misconduct – Why do Police Departments Rehire Offenders?

Police Misconduct – Why do Police Departments Rehire Offenders?

When a police department fires an officer because of dishonesty, physical abuse, or sexual misconduct, you would think the ex-officer...

If You’re Not Doing Anything Wrong…

If You’re Not Doing Anything Wrong…

If you’re not doing anything wrong, then you’ve got nothing to worry about… I can’t tell you how angry and...

Aynor, S.C. Mayor Not Charged with DUI…

Aynor, S.C. Mayor Not Charged with DUI…

The mayor of Aynor, S.C., who is also the chief financial officer for Horry County Schools, was pulled over last...