Crime & Courts

Crime & Courts

After store owner, customer thwart robbery, Richland deputies start training barbers

After a 2016 robbery attempt at a barber shop was stopped by a barber and a patron who were carrying their concealed weapons and permits, the Richland County Sheriff’s Department started offering concealed weapons permit training to area barbers and beauticians.

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Dash and Body cam helped clear officers in Sumter shooting

No criminal charges will be filed against three Sumter police officers who shot and killed a man during a Dec. 10 confrontation that grew from a domestic dispute
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Dash and Body cam helped clear officers in Sumter shooting 1:30

Dash and Body cam helped clear officers in Sumter shooting

Officer involved shooting at Wal-Mart on Bush River Road 2:06

Officer involved shooting at Wal-Mart on Bush River Road

Sumter Officer involved shooting body cam 2 1:13

Sumter Officer involved shooting body cam 2

Body camera footage shows shooting involving Sumter police officer 0:45

Body camera footage shows shooting involving Sumter police officer