Harve Jacobs

Harve Jacobs

Reporter

Charleston, SC

Professional Experience:

News Director, WCSC Radio, 1979 - 1987

Reporter, WCBD, 1987 - 1992

WCSC-TV July 1994 - present

Awards:

15-time winner of the Charleston City Paper's Top Investigative Reporter Award

2002 South Carolina Broadcaster's Association Star Award for "911, No Emergency" story

News Philosophy:

Be Fair. Be Accurate. Be Informative.

Education:

Brooklyn College, Brooklyn, NY

Hometown:

Brooklyn, NY

Hobbies/Interests:

Wine-tasting and exercising

Favorite Music:

Contemporary Christian

Likes Best About the Lowcountry:

The choice of restaurants and the friendly people

Most Interesting Assignments:

My series on mail-order brides. I went to the jungles of Peru to follow a man who went to pick up his mail-order bride.

Awards:

  • 15-time winner of the Charleston City Paper's Top Investigative Reporter Award
  • 2002 - South Carolina Broadcaster's Association Star Award for "911, No Emergency" story

Education:

  • Brooklyn College, Brooklyn, NY

Recent Articles by Harve

Berkeley County detention deputy arrested for smuggling food, clothes to inmates

Deputies arrest man accused of stabbing police chief in the face

Town councilman resigns after post of Hillary Clinton in blackface

Colleton County man’s recovery from COVID-19 called miraculous

Five people honored for saving lives of two Charleston County deputies

Orangeburg City Council votes to remove Confederate statue, rename road

  S.C. police officers face disciplinary action over use of force after video surfaces

Report: Man leads deputies on 2-county chase after assaulting, stealing from mother

Victim of Mt. Pleasant boat explosion hospitalized, being treated for burns

Cruise ship passengers not screened for fever on return to Charleston

Two arrested for scamming church members in multi-state crime spree

  911 call in fatal hunting accident: ‘I thought it was a deer’

DNR: Hunter fatally shot father, daughter after mistaking them for deer

  Lowcountry man offering a 20K reward to solve son’s murder

  Couple reunited with dogs after truck was stolen with pets inside

  Deputies: SC mail carrier killed while on delivery route

Police: Former high school principal lied about wife’s disappearance in 911 call

  Brawl breaks out after court hearing for murder suspect

Family of eight homeless after Hurricane Dorian destroys home

  Deputies: Cane Bay Middle School employee was drunk at back to school event

Authorities investigating fake ICE fliers posted in SC

Gunmen fire about 20 shots into Summerville home, no one injured

Deputies: 72-year old woman forced to live in shed, found covered with fleas

FBI investigating new lead in Brittanee Drexel case

Jailer fired after mistaken release of inmate

Police: Church camera caught man performing sex act on 3-year-old

  Police: Naked woman tries to bite off man’s penis during threesome

Ex-cop accused of killing wife in custody after 13 years on the run