Protecting Emergency Responders
Columbia, SC (WOLO) —
Protecting the lives of the people who save ours.
Thursday afternoon Senator Thomas Alexander of Oconee County and Representative Peter McCoy announced
bi-partisan legislation that would increase the penalties for anyone who unlawfully injures a first responder.
That includes Firefighters, Doctors, Nurses, and EMT’s.
South Carolina is only one of three State’s that do not have any such law in place.
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