Updated: 07/06/2013 - If you hit Downtown Augusta on First Friday this month you probably noticed a lot more deputies out. The sheriff's office upped its manpower this month, but one downtown visitor says it didn't help him. News12 reports one man's car was broken into when a deputy was just feet away from the crime.
Updated: 07/03/2013 - On Wednesday, the state attorney general's office released new info about a child porn arrest in Aiken. About a month ago, a man was arrested at home. It all began with an undercover investigation in April that started when two video files were downloaded. Now, the attorney general is speaking out, and he's talking to News 12's Chad Mills.
Posted: 07/03/2013 - Jamichael Ricardo Simmons, 29, is being held at the Emanuel County Detention Facility for charges of felony murder and concealing a death. Simmons is said to have a North Carolina address.
Posted: 07/03/2013 - Officials say 17-year-old Dustin Robert Williamson could be in the Aiken area.
Updated: 07/03/2013 - A New Ellenton man has been arrested after allegedly threatening an officer with the Aiken Department of Public Safety.
Updated: 07/03/2013 - An Augusta man was arrested Wednesday morning and charged with aggravated assault after allegedly beating a man and leaving him in critical condition.
Updated: 07/02/2013 - We're about to show you video you won't see anywhere else. A shootout at a house party Saturday night was all caught on a surveillance camera. Cameras were rolling again as News 12's Christie Ethridge sat down with deputies while they watched the footage for the first time.
Posted: 07/02/2013 - A man from Massachusetts had pleaded guilty to charges of receiving child pornography and transferring obscene material to a person under the age of 16.
Posted: 07/02/2013 - An Augusta man is facing 15 years behind bars after pleading guilty to three counts of bank fraud, one count of wire fraud and one count of aggravated identity theft.
Posted: 07/02/2013 - Eleven people are now in custody in connection to a murder that happened in Louisville on June 16.