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12:05 am on Tuesday July 31, 2012

Beaufort County sheriff proposes 2 a.m. closing time for bars; What's the impact?

Flickr user "cdedbdme Beaufort County Sheriff P.J. Tanner: Let's not after 2 a.m. In response to a number of late-night shootings, Beaufort County Sheriff P.J. Tanner is advocating a 2 a.m. closing time for many bars. Namely any bar in...
6:47 am on Saturday October 9, 2010

Despite business woes, 2 a.m. bar closing to stick in Dorchester County

Image by Flickr user beboehmer After instituting a 2 a.m. closing rule for bars due to growth in crime during the late night hours, business dried up and momentum grew to push back the closing to 4 a.m. -- but it's not to be so; check out the short...
5:40 am on Saturday August 9, 2008

Crime in decline in N. Charleston?

It was pretty controversial when North Charleston told bars earlier this year that they had to close their doors at 2 a.m. in an effort to curb late-night crime. Now that seven months have passed since the ordinance took effect in what one group...