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Missing Dublin Teens Found Safe In Grove City

Thomas Watson (left), Joseph Wheeler (middle), and Anshonnio Dalton were found in the Grove City area Monday afternoon.
March 12, 2013

Police in Dublin say the three teenagers who went missing from a foster home late Sunday have been found in the Grove City area.

Teenager Fatally Shot During Break-In

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13, 2012

Police say the 17-year-old was breaking into a North Columbus apartment when a resident fatally shot him.

Testing: DNA Found In Bite Mark Not From Convicted Akron Cop

Douglas Prade was sentenced in 1998 to life in prison with parole eligibility in 26 years for the death of his ex-wife, 41-year-old Akron doctor Margo Prade.
August 2, 2012

Tests indicate that crime scene DNA did not come from a former Akron police captain convicted of murdering his ex-wife 13 years ago.

Union Rules Block More Policing In OSU’s University District

OSU Police is banned from regular patrols of most of the University District because of an agreement between CPD and the Fraternal Order of Police.
10, 2012

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.

Police Capture Escaped Patient

Heath City Schools canceled classed on Thursday after 53-year-old John Stroud was seen walking near two elementary schools.
13, 2012

Students are being kept at home today after a man police describe as dangerous escaped from a nearby medical facility.

What Do You Think Of Ohio’s Concealed Carry Law?

Posted: January 25, 2012

Should drivers who are legally carrying a gun have to immediately tell a police officer?

Columbus’ Homicides Dropped Last Year

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2, 2012

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.

Westerville Mom Plans To Sue Over Children’s Arrest

Westerville Police are coming under criticism for arrested and jailing seven- and eight-year-old children.
November 17, 2011

Tonya Mitchell says she’ll file a civil rights lawsuit after her 7- and 8-year-old children were arrested and jailed.

Police Arrest Ohio Man After 4-hour Standoff

Police say the nearly four-hour standoff ended peacefully.
9, 2011

A peaceful end to a standoff in Chillicothe with an armed man.

9-11 Had Profound Effects On Law Enforcement Training

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Columbus Police Lieutenant Timothy Sansbury trains officers and new recruits.
9, 2011

“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