Crime Prevention Month

Crime impacts every community, no one is immune to it. October is Crime Prevention Month, a time for residents to come together to raise awareness and take preventative actions to drive out crime from their neighborhoods. Throughout the year, individuals can partner with law enforcement and local community organizations to find resources to educate friends […]

Watch out for walkers

The weather is getting cooler and more South Carolinians want to be outside; running near the dam, walking neighborhoods with their families, and heading out for nights on the town. That means more pedestrians on the streets, crosswalks and sidewalks. NHTSA reports that there is a traffic-related pedestrian death every 84 minutes in the United […]

Preventing Railroad Collisions

In 2019 alone, 126 people were killed in vehicles at railroad crossings, according to data from the Federal Railroad Administration. Of the fatal collisions that year, 94 occurred after the driver went around lowered crossing gate arms, which is a 10-year high. In fact, from 2015-2019, there were 1,589 drivers who drove around a lowered […]