Two years ago, a WOSU investigation found that in 2011 and 2012 Columbus police shot more people per capita than police in New York City. But in the last year the number of police shootings by Columbus officers has dropped.
Marine battalion arrives home to cheers
Columbus is welcoming home Lima company Marine reserves today.
Well-wishers encouraged to line Hamilton road from port Columbus to Rickenbacker at mid-morning.
At Rickenbacker, family and friends greeted the returning reservists with smiles, hugs and tears.
Lima Company flew to Columbus from camp LeJeune, North Carolina.
After the events at Rickenbacker; Westerville plans a mid-day parade through its uptown to honor three local members of Lima Company.
The company fought for seven months in Iraq. 16 central Ohio marines were killed in action.