The body of a man was recovered from Wilde Lake in Columbia on Sunday. There were no signs of foul play. Police are still working to identify the man. Read on from CBS Baltimore: Police got a 911 call at 6:11 p.m. from someone who saw the body in the lake. Officers recovered the body […]

A Monday night car crash killed a 61-year-old man and injured a woman in Columbia. Authorities said Chang Su Kang was driving a 2004 Mercedes-Benz S430 on the westbound side of Route 108 past Manorstone Lane around 9:44 p.m. when he crossed into oncoming traffic and hit a 2013 Hyundai Tucson traveling eastbound. Kang was […]

A Columbia mom facing murder charges in the death of her newborn baby, has been release on bond. Moira Akers’ bail was set at $150,000 and she posted in Tuesday. The 38-year-old is facing first-degree murder charges after she place her newborn boy in a zipped plastic bag after her home birth back in November […]


  A former career U.S. Department of Justice employee received a seven-year prison sentence on Thursday for traveling across state lines to engage in a sexual act with a minor reports. U.S. District Judge Ellen Hollander handed the sentence down to 55-year-old James Cicala of Columbia, Md. Cicala pled guilty to the charge. An […]

The captain posted on Facebook after protesters in South Carolina blocked a roadway off of I-26 for over one hour during a march in honor of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile, two men fatally shot by police last week.

Soon after the video was uploaded and gained national attention, Fields was placed on administrative leave. On Tuesday afternoon, Richland County Sheriff Leon Lott announced that Fields was suspended without pay.

What has been revealed is that Ben Fields has been sued twice in federal court, with a one case going to jury trial at the top of next year.

Video footage of a South Carolina Police Officer picking up and throwing a student while inside of a classroom has surfaced online from earlier today. In the footage, which was reportedly taken at Spring Valley High School in Columbia, South Carolina, shows the officer confronting a student, who appears to be a female, before picking […]