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Several central Ohio communities will be participating in National Night Out activites this evening.

The City of Columbus is contracting with a tech company to create an app that will allow police to send crime and traffic alerts to smartphones. 

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A Franklin County grand jury has indicted a former Columbus police spokesperson on four felony counts of sending and receiving videos and images of children having sex with adults. 

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Franklin County Sheriff's deputies and the Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force this past Tuesday executed a search warrant at the home of a Columbus Police sergeant who was relieved of duty. 

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A Columbus police spokesperson has been relieved of duty amid a criminal investigation.

The Columbus City Attorney's office says a special prosecutor will be hired to determine whether the statute of limitations has expired for investigating allegations a white Columbus police commander improperly put emails about potential sexual abuse of a dozen black children in his junk folder.

The attorney for porn star Stormy Daniels says his client was arrested last night during a performance at a Columbus strip club for letting patrons touch her in a non-sexual manner. 

The Columbus police firearms review board has clared an officer of wrongdoing for firing at a suspect in a March 2017 stabbing that injured the suspect's roommate. 

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The Columbus police lieutenant who was recommended for termination by the chief has filed a lawsuit against the division. 

Columbus Police Chief Kim Jacobs is recommending the city's safety director dismiss a police lieutenant. 

A Franklin County Grand Jury has cleared two Columbus police officers of criminal wrongdoing in the shooting death of a man last January.  

Franklin County Sheriff's Office

Columbus City Council last night approved a 30 thousand dollar settlement of excessive use of force claims by a man stomped by a police officer while restrained last year. 

Columbus police SWAT officers shot and killed a Franklinton man on Sunday after he allegedly made a "threatening gesture" with a handgun during a stand-off. 

Columbus police are investigating three separate shootings that took place on Wednesday. 

The Columbus police firearms review board has cleared of wrongdoing five officers involved in three separate shootings. 

Columbus police say an officer fatally shot a suspect armed with a knife while responding to stabbings at the Summit Park Apartments that killed two women and injured a third.  

A Columbus police officer is hospitalized in stable condition after being injured in a wrong-way crash last night at Bethel and Dierker roads.  

Columbus police have identified the two men found fatally shot inside a car Saturday in North Linden. 

Columbus police are investigating a pair of Saturday night shooting cases that left  three people dead. 

Heath police say one man was shot and killed and a woman was wounded early Thursday inside of a Conn Way Drive home. 

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A Franklin County grand jury has declined to indict a Columbus police officer who shot and killed a man during a traffic stop in April of last year. 

Franklin County Sheriff's Office

A Franklin County jury has acquitted the black man stomped by a white Columbus police officer last year of firing of a gun into a Maize Road home after threatening the occupants. 

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A Franklin County grand jury has cleared two white Columbus police officers of wrongdoing for their roles in a fatal shooting last year.  

Columbus police say a woman who shot at officers during a SWAT standoff Saturday on the southeast side has been killed. 

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Columbus Mayor Andy Ginther has announced the members of the city’s safety commission.

A Muslim Columbus police officer has been tapped to bridge gaps between law enforcement and the city's growing immigrant population.

Many schools in and around central Ohio either canceled classes today or increased police presence amid several threats seen on social media.

A Columbus police review released late Friday has cleared the officers involved in the 2016 shooting of an African-American man. 

Franklin County Sheriff's Office

The black Columbus man seen in a viral video being kicked by a white police officer who was later fired has been arrested and charged with spitting on a different officer. 

Columbus police say an officer shot a man in the OSU campus area this morning after he tried to run the officer over with his car.