On this episode of Broad & High, an artist profile: Dennis DeVendra, a blind woodturner. Also a look at Dangerdust, the anonymous chalk artist duo from Columbus College of Arts and Design, Helping Hands Center an arts & autism based in Clintonville, Petali Teas and D’Art the Gallery Kitty at Dublin Arts Council.
The majority of Ohio State University students live east of High Street, but an agreement between the Columbus Division of Police and the Fraternal Order of Police prevents OSU Police from patrolling the area.
Students are being kept at home today after a man police describe as dangerous escaped from a nearby medical facility.
Should drivers who are legally carrying a gun have to immediately tell a police officer?
The number of homicides in Ohio’s capital of Columbus dipped slightly in 2011 to 92 murders, which is an average year for the city.
Tonya Mitchell says she’ll file a civil rights lawsuit after her 7- and 8-year-old children were arrested and jailed.
A peaceful end to a standoff in Chillicothe with an armed man.
“It was incredibly intense. I would say that’s the one impact its had on law enforcement. Its changed the intensity of the job.” Bexley Police Chief Larry Reinhart
Mayor Coleman has called on the city of Columbus to work together to stop a recent spike in gun violence. This month four suspects have been killed when police officers returned fire. What can be done to reduce gun violence?
Police in Newark now say a young mother who disappeared with her 4-year-old son last week was not a victim of crime.
The Divisions of Columbus Police and Fire can expect more support next summer. Columbus Mayor Michael Coleman announced two additional recruit classes that will begin later this year. But WOSU reports new recruits do not mean more personnel on the streets.