One to Watch: Walt Wilkins

One to Watch: Walt Wilkins

Originally published in the Greenville Journal Walt Wilkins, 13th Circuit Solicitor and former U.S. Attorney for South Carolina, is a “young gun.” He does not shoot from the hip. He’s thoughtful, values fairness and looks issues over from all sides. He doesn’t tally...
Solicitor Wilkins discusses officer involved shooting.

Solicitor Wilkins discusses officer involved shooting.

Solicitor Walt Wilkins said Thursday that four Greenville County deputies were justified in their actions when they fatally shot a man they said charged at them with a knife. The announcement came nearly three months after Jermaine Massey was shot behind his home...
Plane Crash Hero Walt Wilkins

Plane Crash Hero Walt Wilkins

When he was just a little fellow, a mischievous Walt Wilkins once tossed a stuffed frog down a toilet during a family Christmas party and flushed. “It stopped up the commode. Water went everywhere,” Greenville County Sheriff Johnny Mack Brown remembers. “He wanted to...
Walt Wilkins: This is why I do what I do!

Walt Wilkins: This is why I do what I do!

Today I was walking into the courthouse after meeting with my Pretrial Diversion Director and I was approached by a mother who asked me if there was any criminal court going on today. I told her that there was not any scheduled criminal court today but how could I...