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Uncle Of Boy, 12, Shot By Officer Calls For Change

AP | Posted 12.04.2014 | Crime

CLEVELAND (AP) — The uncle of a 12-year-old boy who had a pellet gun when he was shot by a Cleveland police officer told mourners at a memorial serv...

Authorities To Release Video Of 12-Year-Old Boy Shot By Police Officer

AP | MARK GILLISPIE | Posted 11.26.2014 | Crime

CLEVELAND (AP) — The police officer who fatally shot a 12-year-old boy carrying a pellet gun fired within 1½ to 2 seconds of pulling up in his crui...

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Wanted Woman Arrested After Demanding Police Remove Unflattering Facebook Photo

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 10.07.2014 | Crime

Ohio Police say a woman was so upset by the unflattering photo detectives posted to Facebook that she called them and demanded that it be removed, lea...

Ohio Man Pleads Not Guilty To 4 Slayings

AP | KANTELE FRANKO | Posted 09.15.2014 | Crime

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A man charged in the slayings of four men found at their separate homes in the small Ohio city of Bucyrus pleaded not guilty M...

Hearing Set For Ohio Man Jailed After 4 Deaths

AP | KANTELE FRANKO | Posted 11.04.2014 | Crime

BUCYRUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio man was charged with aggravated murder Thursday in the slayings of four men who were found in separate homes in one sma...

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Daughter Of Missing College Professor Pleads For His Safe Return

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 09.02.2014 | Crime

The daughter of a missing Ohio college professor is pleading for information about her father, whom she says vanished two weeks ago under mysterious c...

WWII Vet, 86 Beaten Outside Ohio Hospital

AP | Posted 09.02.2014 | Crime

CINCINNATI (AP) — An 86-year-old World War II veteran was recovering Tuesday after being beaten outside a southwest Ohio hospital where he was visit...

Ohio Woman Sent To Prison For School Outburst

Associated Press | Posted 08.21.2014 | Crime

AKRON, Ohio (AP) -- An Ohio woman has been sentenced to more than a year in prison for assaulting a teacher, principal and cafeteria worker at her son...

Family Of Man Fatally Shot At Wal-Mart Seeks Video

AP | LISA CORNWELL | Posted 08.12.2014 | Crime

CINCINNATI (AP) — Family members of a man fatally shot by police at a southwestern Ohio Wal-Mart believe store video will provide answers about what...

Police Kill Gun-Wielding Man At Ohio WalMart

AP | Posted 10.06.2014 | Crime

BEAVERCREEK, Ohio (AP) — A man in a southwest Ohio Wal-Mart store waved a rifle at customers, including children, and was fatally shot by police whe...

Ohio Inmate Who Killed Ailing Wife Dies

AP | KANTELE FRANKO | Posted 09.14.2014 | Crime

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A 68-year-old Ohio man who said he acted out of love when he shot to death his ailing wife in her hospital bed died while serv...

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Missing Ohio Teen Found Safe Near Erie, Pennsylvania

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 07.07.2014 | Crime

ANDOVER, Ohio -- Authorities in Ashtabula County, Ohio say a 15-year-old boy who went missing over the weekend while camping with his family has been ...

Man Dies Minutes After Being Sentenced To Jail

AP | Posted 06.26.2014 | Crime

CLEVELAND (AP) — Authorities in Cleveland say a man collapsed and died outside a courtroom minutes after a judge sentenced him to 60 days in jail fo...

Ohio Man Cited DUI Checkpoint Warning Sign

AP | MARK GILLISPIE | Posted 08.18.2014 | Crime

CLEVELAND (AP) — A suburban Cleveland man says police violated his First Amendment rights to free speech when they cited him for holding a sign warn...

Attorney Allegedly Raped Woman Who Refused Sex With Judge

The Huffington Post | Steven Hoffer | Posted 06.18.2014 | Crime

An Ohio attorney is accused of raping a woman in a courthouse conference room after she refused to have sex with a judge. Columbus-based criminal d...

Ex-Con Slaughtered Father With Machete: Cops

The Huffington Post | Steven Hoffer | Posted 05.31.2014 | Crime

An Ohio man who once served 11 months for assault is accused of chopping up his dad with a machete. Police in Heath say Adam Runyons Jr., 32, calle...

Missing Ohio College Student Found Dead

The Huffington Post | David Lohr | Posted 05.27.2014 | Crime

An Ohio college student, who vanished after leaving his apartment, has been found dead in a vacant building, authorities said. According to Cincinn...

Surveillance Video Shows Missing Ohio College Student

David Lohr | Posted 05.22.2014 | Crime

Authorities say they have surveillance video that they believe shows missing Ohio college student Brogan Dulle walking near his apartment on the morni...

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Family Of Missing Student: 'Someone Out There Knows Something'

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 05.21.2014 | Crime

Authorities in Ohio are searching for a missing college student who disappeared early Sunday after leaving his apartment to retrieve a lost cellphone....

Judge Tells Deadbeat Dad He Can't Have More Kids

AP | Posted 05.14.2014 | Crime

ELYRIA, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio appeals court has upheld a judge's order that a deadbeat father can't have more kids until he pays his back child suppor...

Couple Shoots Up Heroin At McDonald's While Kids Play: Cops

AP | Posted 03.13.2014 | Weird News

CINCINNATI (AP) — An Indiana couple has been arrested in Ohio on child endangering charges because police say they overdosed on heroin in a McDonald...

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Teen Jailed 13 Days ... Over A Pocketknife

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 03.10.2014 | Crime

A high school senior in Ohio is facing felony charges after officials at the technical school he was attending for firefighter training searched his v...

Cleveland Kidnap Victims Honored By Ohio Governor

AP | ANN SANNER and JULIE CARR SMYTH | Posted 02.25.2014 | Crime

MEDINA, Ohio (AP) — The three women who survived a decade-long captivity in a Cleveland house before being freed received Gov. John Kasich's annual ...

Man Who Had Child Porn Told Kids He Was Santa

AP | Posted 02.08.2014 | Crime

WARREN, Ohio (AP) — A 65-year-old northeast Ohio man with a flowing white beard who often told neighborhood children he was Santa Claus has been sen...

Murder-Suicide Leaves 4 Family Members Dead

Reuters | Posted 04.08.2014 | Crime

Feb 6 (Reuters) - A 68-year-old man killed his wife, daughter and 15-year-old granddaughter in a triple murder-suicide in a rural swath of northwest...