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Columbus Officers Deny Wrongdoing In Excessive Force Lawsuit

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In the lawsuit, 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.
8:25AM
December 19, 2013

Columbus police officers accused of using excessive force on an Ohio State University student admit punching the young man up to seven times, spraying mace in his face, and hog-tying him, but say they did nothing wrong.

Former Columbus Cop Pleas To Child Porn Charge

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12:16PM
December 13, 2013

A former Columbus police officer has entered a plea admitting he possessed child pornography.

Columbus Police Kill Shooting Suspect

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Columbus Police officers shot and killed Wednesday night shooting suspect 50 year old Kenneth R. Herring.
11:58AM
December 12, 2013

Police in Columbus say they confronted and fatally shot a man who was wanted for shooting his girlfriend hours before.

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.