Wardell Kiser, top left, Fort Mill Police Department's first African-American police officer, started his career with the force in the mid 1950s.
Wardell Kiser, top left, Fort Mill Police Department's first African-American police officer, started his career with the force in the mid 1950s. Contributed by Fort Mill Police Department
Wardell Kiser, top left, Fort Mill Police Department's first African-American police officer, started his career with the force in the mid 1950s. Contributed by Fort Mill Police Department

Segregation was still the law when Fort Mill hired its first African-American cop

February 14, 2018 06:52 PM