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.
Law Enforcement Agencies Indict Suspects In 11 Ohio Homicides
Federal, state and local law enforcement agencies will announce this afternoon indictments related to 11 homicides.
Officials are set to brief the media on charges contained in a federal racketeering indictment. The charges are connected to a series of violent crimes including murders, attempted murders, drug trafficking, weapons trafficking, extortion and robbery. The crimes occurred throughout central Ohio between 2005 and 2012.
Stay with WOSU for more on the indictments.