SC sheriff offers tips on avoiding armed robbery

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COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Residents of Richland County are getting some free tips on ways to prevent armed robbery.

On Wednesday, Sheriff Leon Lott's Community Action Team is offering an armed robbery prevention seminar.

Lott says he hopes the information will give store owners, managers and employees the information they need to make their businesses safer.

Deputies will also take questions on how the business community can help reduce crime.

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hootie said on Wednesday, Jul 10 at 4:01 PM

hope they have zillions of police officers....Richland Co is not a safe county....in my humble opinion....lock them up and let them out....revolving door....that is if the police don't ask the caller to try to talk to the offensive individual first!!!!!!!!

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