Police and Fire

LCFD ISO rating lowered

The Lake Cunningham Fire Department will improve its ISO (Insurance Services Office) rating on June 1.

The department announced this week that it will be lowering the ISO from Class 4 to Class 2.

“We’re really excited about it,” Fire Chief Travis Balliew said. “We’re very proud to have it lowered.”

Belinda Owusu

Police charge daycare worker

A Greer daycare worker is facing charges after police say she assaulted a four-year-old boy early last month.

According to an arrest warrant, Belinda Owusu, 27, of Greenville is being charged with cruelty to children, after injuring the child’s forehead at Classy Kids Child Development Center on Brushy Creek Road on Feb. 6.

Richard Derrick Cline

Greer man charged

The South Carolina Law Enforcement Division (SLED) has brought charges against 35-year-old Richard Derrick Cline, of Greer, following his role in an officer involved shooting on Feb. 18.

Spartanburg County Sheriff Chuck Wright said Cline engaged deputies in gunfire at around 3:15 a.m. on Sunnyglenn Drive.


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