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One Person Dead At University Area Dance Club

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One person is reported fatally shot this morning at a University Plaza dance club near the OSU campus.
6:16AM
December
2, 2013

One person is dead in an officer involved shooting at a university area dance club. Columbus Police say the shooting occurred early Monday morning.

Police Shoot, Kill Knife-Yielding Man

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Jason White, 31, was killed by Columbus police on Sunday.
8:00AM
November 18, 2013

31-year-old Jason White was pronounced dead yesterday after Columbus police say he was shot while threatening officers at an apartment complex near the intersection of Roberts and Hilliard-Rome Roads.

Kidnapping Charges Outlined In Brutal Police Report

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11:35AM
November 14, 2013

Columbus Police have arrested two people after an alleged kidnapping incident that police say included sexual assault and pulling out teeth with pliers.

Police Officer Found Dead In Department Building

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9:27AM
November 11, 2013

Columbus Police are investigating a fatal shooting in the department’s property room that apparently was self-inflicted.

Federal Lawsuit Alleges Unjustified Force By Columbus Police

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In a lawsuit filed Friday, 21-year-old Joseph Hines of Jackson, Mich., accuses officers of a "brutal, unjustified physical attack" that led to a three-day hospitalization and permanent scars.
12:39PM
October 28, 2013

An Ohio State University student has filed a federal lawsuit against Columbus Police, claiming officers used brutal and unjustified force in an arrest last year.

Columbus Police Return To Headquarters After Evacuation

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Columbus police returned to their headquarters building early Wednesday morning after bomb scare
5:12AM
September 25, 2013

Columbus police are back in their headquarters building this morning after an evacuation overnight. Superviser Robert Little says an explosion heard by employees about 7:30 last night is linked to a battery on a scissor-lift.

Columbus Deputy Chief To Head Cincinnati Police

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A Columbus police deputy chief has been chosen to lead Cincinnati's department.
3:51PM
September 13, 2013

A Columbus police deputy chief has been chosen to lead Cincinnati’s department.

Missing Woman Tied to Casino Robbery Suspect

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Deanna McCutcheon
9:50AM
September
3, 2013

The last time Deanna McCutcheon, 43, reached out to her family was January Fifth. She sent her brother a text message.

Columbus Targeting ‘Johns’ To Fight Prostitution

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12:39PM
August 1, 2013

Columbus Police say they’ve traditionally fought prostitution with undercover cops arresting prostitutes . But that’s changing.

Shaniece Mona Briggs

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Shaniece Briggs
5:00AM
July 29, 2013

A Columbus mother of four children, 26-year-old Shaniece Briggs has not been seen since June 19, 2013.