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February 12, 1946 – African American United States Army veteran Isaac Woodard is severely beaten by a South Carolina police officer to the point where he loses his vision in both eyes. The incident galvanizes the Civil Rights Movement and partially inspires Orson Welles' film Touch of Evil.

February 12, 1946 – African American United States Army veteran Isaac Woodard is severely beaten by a South Carolina police officer to the point where he loses his vision in both eyes. The incident galvanizes the Civil Rights Movement and partially inspires Orson Welles' film Touch of Evil.

Isaac Woodard Jr., African American World War 2 veteran decorated for courage under fire during service in the Pacific, is beaten by South Carolina police until he’s blind. He was declined the use of a toilet in South Carolina.  PHOTO: Joe Louis and Neil Scott help Isaac Woodard up a set a stairs soon after a beating left him blind. - See more at: http://historynewsnetwork.org/article/162274#sthash.dY03qw1H.dpuf

Isaac Woodard Jr., African American World War 2 veteran decorated for courage under fire during service in the Pacific, is beaten by South Carolina police until he’s blind. He was declined the use of a toilet in South Carolina. PHOTO: Joe Louis and Neil Scott help Isaac Woodard up a set a stairs soon after a beating left him blind. - See more at: http://historynewsnetwork.org/article/162274#sthash.dY03qw1H.dpuf

"Plantation Police. Runaway Slave Patrol. 1858" Slave patrols were organized groups of 3 to 6 white men who enforced discipline upon black slaves during the antebellum U.S. southern states. They policed the slaves on the plantations and hunted down fugitive slaves. Patrols used summary punishment against escapees, which included maiming or killing them. Beginning in 1704 in South Carolina, slave patrols were established and the idea spread throughout the southern states. — in South Carolina.

"Plantation Police. Runaway Slave Patrol. 1858" Slave patrols were organized groups of 3 to 6 white men who enforced discipline upon black slaves during the antebellum U.S. southern states. They policed the slaves on the plantations and hunted down fugitive slaves. Patrols used summary punishment against escapees, which included maiming or killing them. Beginning in 1704 in South Carolina, slave patrols were established and the idea spread throughout the southern states. — in South Carolina.

A former South Carolina police officer is pleading guilty to violating the civil rights of an unarmed black motorist he shot and killed a...

A former South Carolina police officer is pleading guilty to violating the civil rights of an unarmed black motorist he shot and killed a...

Posted October 23, 2014 The misuse of funds has finally caught up with her. South Carolina Law Enforcement Division (SLED) conducted an investigation after Belton Police Chief Tommy Clamp says he received calls from all over the U.S., as well as the U.K.

Posted October 23, 2014 The misuse of funds has finally caught up with her. South Carolina Law Enforcement Division (SLED) conducted an investigation after Belton Police Chief Tommy Clamp says he received calls from all over the U.S., as well as the U.K.

FILE - In this Monday, Dec. 5, 2016, file photo, former South Carolina police officer Michael Slager, right, walks from the Charleston County Courthouse under the protection of the Charleston County Sheriff's Department after a mistrial was declared for his trial in Charleston, S.C. Slager is pleading guilty to violating the civil rights of an unarmed black motorist he shot and killed during a 2015 traffic stop. A copy of the plea agreement obtained by The Associated Press Tuesday, May 2…

Ex-officer to plead guilty in fleeing black motorist's death

FILE - In this Monday, Dec. 5, 2016, file photo, former South Carolina police officer Michael Slager, right, walks from the Charleston County Courthouse under the protection of the Charleston County Sheriff's Department after a mistrial was declared for his trial in Charleston, S.C. Slager is pleading guilty to violating the civil rights of an unarmed black motorist he shot and killed during a 2015 traffic stop. A copy of the plea agreement obtained by The Associated Press Tuesday, May 2…

Hampton neighborhood, Columbia, South Carolina - Columbia, South Carolina - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Hampton neighborhood, Columbia, South Carolina - Columbia, South Carolina - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

SELLERS, SOUTH CAROLINA POLICE SHOULDER PATCH

SELLERS, SOUTH CAROLINA POLICE SHOULDER PATCH

Three African American students Samuel Ephesians Hammond Jr., 18, Delano Herman Middleton, 17 and Henry Ezekial Smith, 18 were killed by police on February 8, 1968. They were students at one of America's Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) South Carolina State University. Referred to as the Orangeburg Massacre. South Carolina Highway Patrol officers shot and killed protesters on campus on the evening of February 8, 1968.

Three African American students Samuel Ephesians Hammond Jr., 18, Delano Herman Middleton, 17 and Henry Ezekial Smith, 18 were killed by police on February 8, 1968. They were students at one of America's Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) South Carolina State University. Referred to as the Orangeburg Massacre. South Carolina Highway Patrol officers shot and killed protesters on campus on the evening of February 8, 1968.

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