Police Blotter - Sobriety tests not designed for those not ‘body aware’

Tuesday, January 26, 2016 12:12 p.m.

There are drivers who religiously use their blinkers, and then there are those who don’t.

Opening of new jail floor set for Monday

Friday, January 22, 2016 1:53 p.m.

Berkeley County Sheriff Duane Lewis announced that the opening of the third floor of the Hill-Finklea Detention Center to inmate housing is set for Monday, January 25, 2016. This announcement follows last year’s work by Supervisor Bill Peagler and County Council to include funding the necessary personnel to open the third floor.

Help identify woman suspected of using stolen credit card UPDATED

Help identify woman suspected of using stolen credit card
Thursday, January 21, 2016 4:44 p.m.

The Mount Pleasant Police Department is seeking the public's help to identify a woman who is suspected of using a stolen credit card at several …

Help identify credit card fraud suspects

Help identify credit card fraud suspects
Wednesday, January 20, 2016 11:34 a.m.

The Mount Pleasant Police Department is seeking the public’s help to identify two men who are suspected of using a cloned credit card …

Police Blotter - Son can’t believe father won’t allow underage drinking

Wednesday, January 20, 2016 5:03 a.m.

A little after midnight one evening, an officer noticed electrical sparks from a transformer blowing up. At that time, he also observed a smashed up car on the wrong side of the road that had struck a utility pole.

Police Blotter - Man charged with DUI after playing bumper cars

Wednesday, January 13, 2016 7:06 a.m.

An officer conducting traffic enforcement witnessed a driver run a red light. The officer pulled the driver over and explained the reason for the stop. However, the driver disputed the fact that he ran the light.

Man arrested for hit and run that occurred New Year’s Eve

Man arrested for hit and run that occurred New Year’s Eve
Friday, January 8, 2016 1:36 p.m.

Mount Pleasant Police arrest suspect involved in New Year’s hit and run on Ben Sawyer Blvd.

Police Blotter

Wednesday, January 6, 2016 6:51 a.m.

Police were called in reference to a woman refusing to get out of a car that was being repossessed. Sure enough, when police arrived they found the woman sitting in the car as it hung at a 45 degree angle, suspended by a tow truck. The tow truck driver was in a clearly marked company vehicle, and he told the officers that he was given instructions …

Police Blotter - Man drives into a ditch and takes a nap

Tuesday, December 29, 2015 10:22 a.m.

A driver recently ran his car halfway into a ditch in a local neighborhood and promptly fell asleep for a little nap. A short time a later, an officer patrolling the area came upon the man snoozing at the wheel.

Police Blotter - Heroin will do strange things to your mind

Tuesday, December 22, 2015 10:04 a.m.

When a woman living in an apartment complex took one of her dogs for a walk one day, she left her other dog at the apartment.

Wanted - Charles Lavon McLaughlin

Wanted - Charles Lavon McLaughlin
Wednesday, December 16, 2015 11:05 a.m.

The Mount Pleasant Police Department is looking for Charles Lavon McLaughlin of 1452 Lieben Road in Mount Pleasant.

Police Blotter - Beware of illegal gas station scanners

Tuesday, December 15, 2015 11:41 a.m.

When an officer saw a motorist having a hard time staying in his lane and riding the white dotted line, he suspected he had a drunk driver on his hands. The officer pulled behind the car to better observe the driver’s behavior and made a traffic stop.

Woman fails to stop for blue lights during Biden motorcade to airport Charged with DUI 1st UPDATED

Woman fails to stop for blue lights during Biden motorcade to airport Charged with DUI 1st
Friday, December 4, 2015 11:35 a.m.

Sheriff’s Deputy Eric Watson, the agency’s public information officer, has released a report detailing a DUI arrest that took place …

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Wednesday, December 9, 2015 5:40 a.m.

A gas station clerk called police after a customer came in her store and started yelling at her.

Man who interrupted Sullivan’s church service held ‘gun-shaped’ driftwood to head

Monday, November 30, 2015 6:35 p.m.

A man who interrupted a Sullivan’s Island church service Sunday apparently put a gun-shaped piece of driftwood to his head in front of the congregation, according to court records.

Police Blotter - Man denied driver’s license - no idea why

Wednesday, November 25, 2015 3:23 a.m.

An officer noticed a car parked behind a business late one evening. The driver was sitting in the seat with the car turned off but the headlights on. In addition, the car was parked sideways with the bumper in the bushes.

Police Blotter - Woman overreacts and tosses dog poop at boyfriend

Wednesday, November 18, 2015 11:29 a.m.

A concerned citizen called police because a company car went driving by and the driver’s movements appeared as if he may be intoxicated.

Police Blotter - Hunting for raccoons not recommended in town limits

Tuesday, November 10, 2015 2:51 p.m.

An officer was patrolling a residential area in which all of the homes had been vacated because a developer was coming in to build a new community. Late one night, this officer noticed a man on a bike cruising around the area. The man then parked his bike and walked into one of the vacant homes.

Police Blotter - Read the return policy before purchasing UPDATED

Tuesday, November 3, 2015 8:23 a.m.

There’s nothing like a boyfriend who will put the top down on your convertible for you - when it’s raining. And according to a recent police report, that’s exactly what happened.

Police Blotter - Slow down

Monday, November 2, 2015 2:59 p.m.

A neighbohrood resident was sick of people speeding in his neighborhood and decded to take matters into his own hands. He followed a young driver to his house and allegedly confronted him while holding a stick.

Police ask for help to identify suspect using stolen credit card UPDATED

Police ask for help to identify suspect using stolen credit card
Monday, November 2, 2015 5:53 p.m.

The Mount Pleasant Police Department is seeking the public’s help to identify a man suspected of using a stolen credit card at the Sunoco …

Man arrested in case of campaign sign theft and destruction UPDATED

Man arrested in case of campaign sign theft and destruction
Monday, November 2, 2015 5:35 p.m.

Mount Pleasant Town Council candidates Ben Bryson and Ken Glasson (incumbent) were the victims of having campaign signs not only stolen, but …

Police Blotter - Driver could maneuver around ‘the course’

Tuesday, October 27, 2015 12:18 p.m.

Police were called in reference to a possible intoxicated driver that had struck two vehicles while in motion. The car was blocking the roadway when they arrived.

Night, night

Monday, October 26, 2015 3:05 p.m.

Police were called about a man sleeping in his vehicle. When they arrived they questioned the guy who said he was at the condo to visit his brother who was not at home. He said that was why he was sleeping in the truck.

Police Blotter - Neighbors argue about where garbage can must be placed on collection day

Tuesday, October 20, 2015 12:11 p.m.

Police were dispatched to a home for a reported property line issue between neighbors. A woman told the officer that her neighbor and she have had an ongoing issue about where garbage is placed at the curb on trash days. She said that she has a wire fence that marks the property line all the way to the road and her neighbor removed the fence. So …

Police Blotter - It’s better to find a proper restroom

Wednesday, October 14, 2015 7:10 a.m.

Police were called to a gas station because a couple got into a little argument. The female said her man came to pick her up there when her shift was over. She told police that when he arrived he looked angry.

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Wednesday, October 7, 2015 10:37 a.m.

A man in a local apartment complex did not take kindly to being evicted. He had been served the papers and was visited by a constable to remind him that the day to vacate had arrived. The suspect told the constable that he was not going anywhere - willingly.

Coroner release identity of victim in Mill Street/Coleman Boulevard collision UPDATED

Monday, October 5, 2015 6:38 p.m.

Bobbi Jo O’Neal, Chief Deputy Coroner with the Charleston County Coroner’s office said in a news release that Pamela Williams, a 63 year old white female from Mount Pleasant, died on Oct. 4 at MUSC from Blunt trauma injuries sustained in a motor vehicle collision that occurred on October 1 on Coleman Boulevard in Mount Pleasant.

Police seek witnesses to yesterday’s colission

Friday, October 2, 2015 1:55 p.m.

According to Mount Pleasant Police Department spokesman, Inspector Chip Googe, On Oct. 1 at 3:59 p.m. the Mount Pleasant Police Department responded to a three car collision on Coleman Boulevard at Mill Street. A vehicle was heading south on Coleman Blvd. when it struck a vehicle waiting to turn left onto Mill St. The same vehicle that struck the …

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