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      West Columbia Police hosts Dunk-a-Cop for charity

      Some in West Columbia getting a chance to â??Dunk-a-Copâ?? all for a good cause. The West Columbia Police Department, in partnership with Bi-Lo raising money for Special Olympics.

      WEST COLUMBIA (WACH) -- Some in West Columbia getting a chance to ??Dunk-a-Cop?? all for a good cause.

      The West Columbia Police Department, in partnership with Bi-Lo raising money for Special Olympics.

      ??With Special Olympics 100% of the money that we raise goes to the athletes goes to their training to their transportation everything there are very few charities out there that they can say 100%of their money goes to the athletes,?? says Officer Jeff Phillips, West Columbia Police Department.

      The event featured face painting for the children, food and some police equipment that was on display.

      The police department also be collected unwanted and out of date prescription medications.

      The next ??Dunk-a-Cop?? event takes place Saturday July 13th at the Wal-Mart in West Columbia.