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State Attorney General Examines Police Use Of Force

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9:08AM
December
11, 2014

Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine is exploring whether Ohio needs to change how it trains police in the use of force. A meeting is set for today in London, Ohio.

City Official Approves Of More Police-Community Relations

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Head of Columbus' Community Relations Commission supports the Governor's proposal for a task force to improve police/community relationships.
7:15AM
December
9, 2014

Governor John Kasich’s call for a new task force on community-police relations gets support from a Columbus office already working to bridge gaps between law enforcement officers and citizens.

Kasich Announces New Task Force On Community-Police Relations

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Governor Kasich announces a new task force on community-police relations.
12:25PM
December
5, 2014

Ohio Governor John Kasich is outlining the goals he wants to achieve from a new task force on community-police relations. Kasich and several other state leaders are forming the task force to listen to Ohio’s communities.

Red-Light Camera Officer Requirement Clears Senate

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Police will be required to be present when tickets are generated by red-light cameras under a bill passed by the Ohio Senate.
3:47PM
November
19, 2014

A police officer’s presence would be required for tickets to be issued from red-light cameras around Ohio under a bill that’s cleared the Ohio Senate.

Father: Police Murdered My Son At Ohio Wal-Mart

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John Crawford III's father accuses police of murdering his son.
12:27PM
September
25, 2014

The father of a man fatally shot by police at an Ohio Wal-Mart says he believes his son was murdered, despite a special grand jury declining to criminally charge the officers.

Crew Reconstructs Shooting Inside Ohio Wal-Mart

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State authorities have completed their investigation into the shooting of John Crawford III by police inside a Beavercreek Walmart store in August. His family has called the shooting unjustified.
11:55AM
September
3, 2014

Ohio authorities have completed additional investigation at a Dayton-area Wal-Mart store where police fatally shot a man holding an air rifle.

Fewer Police Have Access To Facial Recognition Software

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7:33AM
August 1, 2014

Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine’s office says fewer than 6,000 law-enforcement officers statewide now have access to facial-recognition technology that was kept from the public for months.

6 Cleveland Officers Plead Not Guilty In Chase Killings

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Six Cleveland police officers plead not guilty to charges involving two people killed after a chase.
10:45AM
June 13, 2014

Six Cleveland police officers charged in a November 2012 car chase that ended with 137 gunshots and the deaths of two unarmed people have pleaded not guilty.

Former Mansfield Cop Pleads Guilty To Child Pornography Charges

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The 69-year-old Anderson was arrested Feb. 7 during a larger child porn sting.
10:23AM
June
3, 2014

A former Mansfield police officer has agreed to plead guilty to charges that he produced and received child pornography, and tried to prevent his computer from being seized.

2 Men Killed In Columbus Shooting

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Columbus police are investigating a shooting that left 2 men dead.
9:58AM
April
29, 2014

Police in Columbus say two men were killed in a shooting at an apartment that appears to be drug-related.