The Myrtle Beach Police Department has been borrowing high-powered weaponry from the Pentagon through an obscure program that provides surplus military equipment to law enforcement.
Myrtle Beach/South Strand Reporter
Jonathan Haynes is a general assignment reporter covering the Myrtle Beach and South Strand area. His investigative work focuses primarily on policing, drug policy and affordable housing.
MBPD Recruitment Video Warehouse
S.W.A.T officers dramatizing a raid with AR-15s
MBPD Recruitment Video Flashbang
MBPD S.W.A.T. dramatizing use of flashbang during a raid.
Myrtle Beach Police Department Recruitment Video
Myrtle Beach Police Department Recruitment video showcases MRAP, AR-15s obtained by 1033 program.
Executive committee members concerned about a lawsuit filed against the party over an incident in Greenville convened at the Asher Theatre Monday night to discuss removing the chair, vice chair and state representative from office.
Twenty emergency medical residents undertook beachside training with Ocean Rescue Thursday.
Six more men were arrested this week in connection with an interstate cocaine trafficking scheme.
As the portion of people of color in a neighborhood increases, the percent of tree canopy, and thus of shade, declines
As the portion of minorities increases in a neighborhood, the average temperature creeps up.