The North Carolina Division of Prisons says its staff acted appropriately when it pepper sprayed a mentally ill inmate locked in a tiny cell.
Former Illinois U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. has reported to a North Carolina federal prison to serve a 2 1/2-year prison term for misusing campaign funds.
A Simpsonville man has pleaded guilty to stabbing his wife to death at a store nearly two years ago.
A Henderson man has been sentenced to nearly eight years in prison after his conviction for beating a federal witness.
The federal government has settled a dispute with South Carolina’s prisons over a policy segregating HIV-positive inmates.
A Union County man accused of selling thousands of counterfeit airbag’s has been sentenced to seven years in prison.
A Richland County man has been sentenced to 25 years in prison for shooting at highway troopers last year in downtown Columbia after a high-speed chase.
From a distance, the grounds at the Kerr Lake Volunteer Fire Department in rural North Carolina looked like a repository for military equipment.
The rapper known as DMX has been arrested in South Carolina and charged with driving under the influence.
A South Carolina man will spend the next three years behind bars after refusing to pay for a $70 restaurant bill.