January 31, 2014 RSS feed / News

First of its kind in S.C. technology leads to 239 suspect identifications

Sheriff Leon Lott stated since April of 2013 he has deployed 51 Blue Check Devices ( fingerprint readers) which have greatly enhanced the department’s ability to capture criminals and identify suspects. More...

Debt collection scammers on the prowl

In the wake of holiday spending and numerous data breaches, the South Carolina Department of Consumer Affairs ( SCDCA) is reminding consumers to be on alert for fake debt collectors. More...

Matching grants are available for neighborhood associations

Brandon Madden with Richland County spoke at the joint meeting of Columbia Council of Neighborhoods and Richland County Neighborhood Council Thursday, January 23 about the 2014-2015 neighborhoods $ 1500 matching grant program.  More...