The quality of police training academies in Ohio and the need for stronger statewide training standards are among the issues an attorney general’s committee is considering as it explores possible changes to the way Ohio trains police officers.
Columbus Police Investigate Two Weekend Murders
Columbus police are investigating two murders this weekend. Saturday afternoon police found Jeffrey Turner, 22, shot to death in an apartment on Shore Boulevard on the far east side.
Early Sunday morning police say a drive-by shooting into a birthday party killed one man and wounded two others. Police say someone in a car fired several shots into homes on Derrer Road on the west side. Â Brian Stillwell, 18, was killed.
The two other men were taken to Mount Carmel West Hospital. Kah Sourvbng, 35, was shot in the back. Kong Thy, 47, suffered a gunshot wound to the leg.