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Richland County Sheriff's Department held a press conference Thursday afternoon regarding the school bus hijacking incident involving a Ft. Jackson trainee earlier that morning. 

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Richland County Sheriff Leon Lott held a press conference Thursday following the arrest of a Ft. Jackson trainee who authorities said hijacked a school bus while armed with a rifle. The children in the bus are students at Forest Lake Elementary in Richland District Two.

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Officials from the Columbia Police Department are gathering information after a shooting incident that occurred Tuesday afternoon in the 2000 block of Greene Street in Columbia's Five Points.

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Officials from the Lexington County Sheriff's Department reported Friday evening that Treveon Nelson, 18, is in custody. Richland County Sheriff Leon Lott previously reported Thursday that Nelson was being sought for kidnapping charges after 15-year-old Sanaa Amenhotep's body was found in Le…

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Lexington County Coroner Margaret Fisher has released the official cause of death of Richland County teenager, Sanaa Amenhotep, whose body was recovered from a wooded area in Leesville early Thursday morning  

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Three Lexington County deputies shot in the line of duty have been awarded the South Carolina Sheriffs’ Association’s Medal of Valor. The medal is awarded to those who have shown outstanding bravery above and beyond that expected in the line of duty.

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Lexington County Sheriff's Department announced Wednesday that a lieutenant who serves in the Lexington County Detention Center has been recognized by the South Carolina Jail Administrators Association as the state’s top detention supervisor.