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May 2018

Officer Shares Cool Water with Suspect

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Across the county, the sun is shining and the temperature is rising. As families look forward to summer fun, others worry about the heat. Police departments nationwide have programs that seek to help people manage hot summer days. Local examples in South Carolina include Columbia Police Department’s Annual “Fan the…

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Thursday Thoughts: The Meaning of Hope

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A few weeks ago, I was invited to speak to a group of young men at the Department of Juvenile Justice who were close to getting parole. I wracked my brain – what could I possibly say to them? I didn’t know their stories or circumstances. Then, I realized –…

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Captain Teena Gooding – Our Wonder Woman Wednesday

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Meet Captain Teena Gooding with the University of South Carolina Division of Law Enforcement and Safety Teena, who joined the force in 2003, is University of South Carolina‘s first female captain. She serves on the board of the South Carolina Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics – the first board member ever to…

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